The following is a compilation of useful resources for computer support personnel at Virginia Tech. In addition to the resources mentioned below, be sure to review the services listed on computing.vt.edu.
A directory of computing services provided by Virginia Tech
A collection of over 1700 documents for solving computing-related problems
Information and downloads related to viruses and antivirus software
Information, worksheets, books, and presentations on enhancing personal and organizational computer security
Information on telecommunications and network services
There are several mailing lists run to increase communication between support personnel. For more information about mailing lists, see the LISTSERV page on computing.vt.edu.
The definitive list for support personnel at Virginia Tech
Announcements for Middleware-provided services
Discussions about open source software and Virginia Tech's projects
Announcements about systems' status and maintenance
Virginia Cooperative Extension version of the TECHSUPPORT list
List for CNS network liaisons
List for web developers to ask questions, share advice
To subscribe to a mailing list, refer to Subscribing to a LISTSERV List.
If you would like to review the archives of a list, see the List Archives at LISTSERV.VT.EDU page.
Symposium for department support personnel to learn more about technology trends on campus
Discussion and support for Linux/Unix administrators
Interactive tutorials which cover a variety of topics
Newsgroup for Sun administrators
Discussion and support for Windows administrators
You may want to refer people in your department to the following resources:
Guide for new students, faculty, and staff