Monthly Archives: March 2012

Special Posting–Belmont Goes to 100 Mb!

In our February Monthly update, we listed some of the schools that would be eligible to receive upgrades to their Internet connection speeds. These upgrades are being arranged by the IT Department in collaboration with the Provincial Learning Network (PLN). … Continue reading

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Monthly IT Update – March, 2012 – Microsoft Licensing

This is the third installment of the IT Department’s update for March, and it will be likely the last one that we put out before Spring Break. Unlike much of the education system, the IT department continues to work during … Continue reading

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Monthly IT Update – March, 2012 – Workstation Refresh Cycle

In our district, we have a pressing issue with the age of our infrastructure and workstations. In the world of IT planning and management, the concept of ‘Total Cost of Ownership’ (TCO) is central to our planning. Essentially, TCO covers … Continue reading

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Monthly IT Update – March, 2012 – District-Wide Wireless Installation

February’s blog posting to Communicate IT mentioned that the IT Department will facilitate the installation of wireless networking district-wide. At the time, we listed the schools that were already due for an installation, or had work in progress. Since then, … Continue reading

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Monthly IT Update – March, 2012

Since our last updated in February, the IT Department has been hard at work finalizing some plans for major upgrades throughout the school district. We hinted at some of these in our previous posting, and we’ve made great strides since … Continue reading

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