Changes Archive

CSE Lab changes

  • 2017s1, Hardware refresh: J17 Lvl3 Labs (viola/cello,bugle/horn); HP-800G2 DM.
  • 2017s1, Hardware refresh: K17 Ground (bongo) lab; HP-800G2 DM.
  • 2017s1, Hardware refresh: K17 Ground (oud,lyre) lab; HP-800G2 SFF.
  • 2017s1, Hardware refresh: K14 (clavier,organ,piano) lab; HP-800G1 SFF.
  • 2016s2(mid), Hardware refresh: K17 Consult Rooms; iMac 21.5" Slim Unibody.
  • 2016s2(mid), K17 Ground labs (bongo, tabla), commissioned.
  • 2016s2(mid), K17 Basement lab (tuba), decommissioned.
  • 2016s2, Hardware refresh: K17 Ground (oud) lab; HP-800G1 SFF.
  • 2016s2, K17 Ground (chi)(HCI) lab relocated to K17 Ground G13.
  • 2016s2, K17 Ground (banjo) lab, decommissioned.
  • 2016s1, Hardware refresh: J17 Lvl3 Labs (flute,oboe,sitar,kora); HP-800G1 DM.
  • 2016s1, Hardware refresh: K14 (clavier,organ,piano) lab, & K17 Ground (oud) lab; HP-8300 SFF.
  • 2016s1, Hardware refresh: K17 Ground (banjo) lab; HP-800G1 SFF.
  • 2015s2, J17 Mech'Eng. refurb complete, and 6 new CSE labs (kora,sitar,bugle,oboe,flute,viola) commissioned on Lvl-3.
  • 2015s2, G17 Elec'Eng. labs (guan,sanhu,erhu,mabu), decommissioned.
  • 2015s2, K17 Basement temporary labs (flute,fife), decommissioned.
  • 2015s2, J17 Mech'Eng. temporary lab G01 (cello), decommissioned.
  • 2015s1, J17 Mech'Eng. temporary lab G01 (cello), commissioned.
  • 2015s1, K17 Basement labs (drum,tuba,flute,fife), commissioned.
  • 2015s1, K14 Old Main Building (OMB) labs (organ,piano), back online for 2015.
  • 2015s1, G19 Scientia temporary labs (viola,cello), decommissioned.
  • 2014s1, G19 Scientia temporary labs (viola,cello), commissioned.
  • 2014s1, J17 Mech'Eng. undercroft labs (leaf, spoons, moog, bell) & cafe labs (bugle, pipe), decommissioned.
  • 2014s1, K14 Old Main Building (OMB) labs (organ,piano), offlined due to environmental issues.
  • 2014s1, Hardware refresh: K17 Consult Rooms; iMac 21.5" Unibody.
  • 2013s1, Hardware refresh: G17 Elec'Eng. (G17-X) labs (guan,sanhu,erhu); HP-8300-SFF.
  • 2013s1, Hardware refresh: J17 Mech'Eng. (J17-G) labs (bugle,pipe); HP-8300-SFF.

CSE Systems changes


  • CSE Virtual Lab Environment commissioned 2017s1
  • A new fully functional virtualised CSE Lab Environment is now available for all staff and students.

  • Windows Terminal Servers decommissioned 2016s2
  • Functionality migrated to Virtual machines available from the CSE login screen.

  • Home directory remote access (Samba) changes 2016s1
  • In line with recent account authentication changes at CSE, to zID/zPass, System Support have rolled out a new Samba server.
    If you utilise a remote connection to your CSE home directory, via the SMB/CIFS protocol, review the changes here.

  • eMail changes 2015s2

  • Starting Session-2 2015, CSE email servers are being phased out and all new account will be created within the UNSW Central mail service.
    The project to migrate existing CSE email accounts to the UNSW Central mail service is essentially complete.
  • Printing changes 2014s2
  • Starting Session-2 2014, all printing at CSE is managed through the UNSW Central Managed Print Service (MPS).
    • Undergraduate & postgraduate (via.coursework) students, see here for instructions.
    • Staff & postgraduate (via.research) students see here for details on printing to restricted staff printers.
      • staff printing is non quota'd, although usage is monitored.
      • colour printing is available in rm107, usage is strictly monitored.

  • Login changes 2014s1
  • Starting Session-1 2014, log into CSE systems using your UNSW zID and zPass, managed through the UNSW Identity Manager; as you would log into myUNSW.
  • CSE Proxy changes 2014s1
  • Starting Session-1 2014, the CSE Proxy is optional for direct HTTP & FTP (Internet) access over the CSE wired-network (Post-grad & research).
Last edited by pmr 03/03/2017