Imaging, security, configuration, and maintenance for the masses

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Imaging, security, configuration, and maintenance for the masses
Educational Partnerships and Learning Technologies (EPLT) [1] at the University of Washington maintains and supports a fleet of approximately 1,000 general-access student computing workstations across campus. Our services include a broad range of software offerings, multimedia creation capabilities, research support, teaching support, and full featured in-person consulting. The distributed placement of the workstations in a variety of environments, and the high numbers of clients that use them presents some unique technical problems and support issues that EPLT has solved and worked into a robust environment. We have a firm commitment to keeping the workstations as unrestricted as possible, to presenting a consistent, sensible interface to clients, to a fast turnaround between clients and to minimizing downtime of workstations. Using Windows Active Directory [2], Windows Software Update Services [3], Faronics Deep Freeze [4], Symantec Ghost [5], and a small set of custom backend confi...
Brandon Koeller, Karalee Woody
Added 26 Jun 2010
Updated 26 Jun 2010
Type Conference
Year 2005
Authors Brandon Koeller, Karalee Woody
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