On Friday, July 14 from 3 PM to 6 PM RCN in conjunction with the IT Infrastructure team will be performing upgrades on cabling to improve internet services. We do not expect any disruptions in service while these upgrades are being performed.
Over the winter recess and winter semester, our Networking Team will be performing upgrades to the Wired network in all dorms. The new Wired Network will allow residents to register wired devices versus the current procedure of contacting TechHelp. If you have a device connected to the current FIT Wired Network, you can pre-register the device before […]
To register a device to the Wired Network at FIT, you will need to find the device’s MAC Address. You may register up to three compatible devices to the Wired Network when you are on campus, you will not be able to register devices when you are off-campus. Once a device is registered it will automatically […]
What is Remote Access? Remote access allows access to an on-campus FIT computer and the FIT network from an off-campus computer and location. How does Remote Access work? Remote access to the FIT network is accomplished by implementation of Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology. VPN is a technology that creates an encrypted connection over a […]
The importance of installing virus protection software and keeping it up-to-date cannot be stressed enough. FIT recommends Sophos Home for the FIT community. For Visiting Interns that are residents of FIT Dorms but not registered students at FIT, we recommend you check with your college’s IT Department to see what virus protection software they provide. If you […]
Please be advised that some devices may not work on the FIT Wireless network. These devices are currently unsupported by the IT Department at FIT. Many of the devices not supported were designed to work in home network environments, and therefore do not fully function on a campus network environment. Many universities are experiencing the same issue […]
Please be advised that some devices may not work on the FIT network. Many of the devices not compatible with the FIT network were designed to work in home network environments, and therefore do not fully function on a campus network environment. Many universities are experiencing the same issue with these devices. Specifically, only devices that support […]