Marin County Free Library — Technical Services

  Marin County Technology Users Group  
   Nov. 10, 2006, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

South Novato Library

  1. Updates
     
    1. XP Public Internet PCs
        All Done! Next = Kid's PCs

    2. Cookies, stuck database sites, and how to fix it
    3. CRT Monitors aren't us: almost gone
    4. Group 1 PCs going out now
    5. Group 2 computers have been ordered
    6. Polish for FSM Plexiglass covers (demo)
    7. No progress for now on Auto WakeUp

  2. Topics

    1. Wireless keyboards and mice
      • Recent problems at ref and circ desks
      • Troubleshooting = batteries?
      • Troubleshooting = connect button?
    2. Internet Explorer 7.0 and Firefox 2.0
      • Demo, testing IE7 at Novato
    3. Network Upgrade about to Begin
      • Dec, Jan, Feb
      • Fiber optic backbone for EM, STB and PRE
      • 5 Mbps Internet connection to start
      • Faster inter-site speeds (40 Mbps?)
      • Traffic Prioritization (staff, then public)
      • Enhanced security, eventual central management of wireless policies
  3. Training and informational issues raised:



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    Created Nov. 9, 2006 dtm