A division of Technology Services
Microsoft is now offering Microsoft Office Pro and Office 365 free to all active students. Visit the following webpage for instructions on how to access Office 365. https://gustavus.edu/gts/Office_365 If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Technology Helpline at firstname.lastname@example.org or 507-933-6111.
Friday February 28th between 6:00am and 6:20am, Gustavus Technology Services will be performing planned maintenance on the campus Internet connection. During the maintenance period, all Gustavus network resources will be unavailable to both on and off campus users. All incoming e-mail will be queued and delivered at the end of the maintenance period. If you […]
Microsoft is now offering Microsoft Office Pro and Office 365 free to students. We are in the process of setting up the infrastructure required to offer this new service. Stay tuned to learn more.
Just in time for Halloween, Perry the Corpse Flower is blooming. If you can’t make it over to the green house in Nobel Hall you can watch it all unfold live here: gustavus.edu/perry/
Since the beginning of spring semester GTS has received a number of complaints about how the wireless/wifi network has been extra slow for them. Many people mentioned that it was working fine last fall but that this spring it was significantly slower or basically not working for them at all, especially in the evenings. Between […]
Here are a few common questions we’ve received about the new version of webmail and their solutions. I am unable to login: Please clear your cookies and restart your browser. I liked the way the old webmail worked better. Can I still use the old webmail? You can make the new webmail work like the […]
Since this is my first post I should probably introduce myself. I’m a 2003 Gustavus graduate, I operated a computer consulting business in the area before joining the GTS team in December. I enjoy mountain biking and all things technology. Hopefully I’ll assist with updating this blog a little more regularly and will try […]
According to the statistics gathered by Google, Facebook, and Yahoo, over 75% of our network traffic to their sites is being done over IPv6. This past June, Gustavus Adolphus College joined the World IPv6 Launch network operators list and publicly committed to supporting IPv6 on our campus network to the best of our ability. So […]
On a typical night this semester, the internet connection for Gustavus tends to max out at around 450Mbit/s. But last night was a little different. Last night was election night 2012 ( also a presidential election year ) and a lot of people were getting updates on the elections via the internet. As a result, […]
Want to watch the 2012 Gustavus Commencement ceremony but don’t have 3 hours to spare? Here you can watch the entire day compressed down to just over 1 minute. This video was created from a series of images captured by the webcam which lives in the stadium press box and provides a view of the […]