Posts Tagged Operating System

Is my computer kept up to date?

The Office of Information Technology uses a few different tools to help keep your computer up to date. For Windows users, we have a Windows Update Server that silently installs all security updates for most Microsoft products to your computer once a month. These updates include critical security updates for Windows, Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, […]

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Red Hat Linux Site License

Tufts has a site license for Red Hat Enterprise Linux which allows the software to be installed on any university-owned system for non-personal staff/faculty use.  UIT hosts a Red Hat Network Satellite Server that provides local mirroring of packages and installation media.  This server supports both the current version (version 6) and previous version (version […]

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Operating System Support

All new PCs purchased by Tufts will have  Microsoft Windows 7  64-bit business edition installed on them. Microsoft Windows XP 32-bit SP3 will continue to be supported on older computers until September of 2014. All new Macintosh computers purchased by Tufts will have Snow Leopard OSX 10.6 installed on them. Tufts will continue to […]

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