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Wireless network upgrade

Information Services are in the process of replacing all of the wireless access points in the Library with the newest versions to ensure we continue to offer the fastest and most reliable service possible.  From around 7.30 am tomorrow (Thursday

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Wireless networking: where best to get connected

Update 31/03/16 – The wireless network has been strengthened by IS and usage has declined, so the wireless network is now working normally again in the Library and surrounding buildings.  Thank you for your patience. Wireless network access (wifi) in

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Tune in or plug in, here or anywhere

Cable and cloud Did you know you can get fast reliable wireless internet access anywhere on campus and actually plug your laptop into the network for an even more reliable cabled connection across the Library ground floor?  Bring your own

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Partial Loss of Network 22/01/15

The Telecomms team need to work on one of the Library’s network cabinets. This requires a small amount of downtime (c 5 mins.) and has been scheduled to take place at 06:30 am on Thursday Jan 22nd. The work will

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Only connect…

We are delighted your new social library is so popular – so much so that the wireless network is only just keeping up with demand! We have a limited number of network cables that you can borrow from the Shared Services

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Plug in and power up

In your new social Library you need never be powerless again.  Sleek, slimline black power and network sockets underneath almost all the new tables and in all the meeting pods offer a place to plug in your laptop and mobile

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Network Disruption

We are told that the long discussed network maintenance will now take place this weekend. There will be no staff or student computing facilities, nor WiFi coverage, in the Library this Saturday. We apologise for the any inconvenience.

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The Oracle of Bacon

This is both quite fun in itself and quite interesting when you think about the algorithms and computing that’s going on the background. http://oracleofbacon.org/ What’s surprising is how few links are usually required.  Four or more are hard to find

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