Marin County Free Library — Technical Services

  Marin County Technology Users Group  
   June 14, 2007, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

South Novato Library

  1. Updates
     
    1. Demo of new type of projector screen
    2. Fiscal New Year's Eve!

    3. LAN Party Plans
    4. News: Music, Tech Search Terms Riskiest
    5. Centralized PWB INI's: issues at FAI, otherwise all is well
    6. New WebPAC version to test: Tutor.com added

  2. Topics

    1. MS Licenses: Vista, Office 2007 and XP
      • Now: 90 more OS, 75 more Office
      • Academic licenses
      • Downgrade rights
      • Future plans

    2. Network Upgrade: Networks Divided
      • Waiting for AT&T to finish pulling fiber (exc. FAI, MCI and HAM)
      • Phase 1 done at CMA, MCI, HAM, NOV, PRE and STB
      • VLANs or Virtual LANs: 4 separate sub-networks
           Using CMA as example:
        • Staff: 10.212.18.xxx
        • Shared: 10.212.19.xxx
        • Public: 10.212.20.xxx
        • Spare: 10.212.21.xxx
      • Phase 2: firewalling the public network
      • Phase 3: Switching to fiber, speed increase
      • Plan for NOV: 10 MBps instead of 5
    3. Review of Print Management System
      • Time to review Print Management Basics
      • No printing from Exec account
      • Printers should be paused
      • To test printing, must log into Library Online

  3. Training and informational issues raised:



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