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History Of UTS

Information Technology - UTS Historical Context

Network Evolution at McMaster

Slides developed for a presentation by Jim Bryce, Senior Network Analyst (retired), to present an overview of networking technology used at McMaster over the years, and the machine and user community context which it served.

Slides are separate HTML documents linked by Next & Previous buttons, best viewed by minimizing toolbars in the Netscape browser, or by selecting full-screen mode in Internet Explorer, avoiding the need to scroll down each slide to locate the next arrow.

Chronology of Computer System Acquistion at McMaster

The following charts indicate dates when systems administered by UTS (or CIS and IPACS before it) were acquired and/or removed from service, with links to short descriptions in an historical overview in chronological order. There are four timelines:

The evolution of administrative computing technology employed at McMaster is depicted schematically in these overview diagrams.



Service Bulletins

Citrix Receiver Client Update

UTS asks Citrix users to upgrade Citrix Receiver Client to the most current version by February 28, 2017. See UTS Citrix website for installation and removal information.

Mosaic Upgraded Interface

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