IT services

The IT services offered at the department of mathematics.  

IT services at the Department

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Oct 10, 2014

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 is the version of Linux offered at the department. Red Hat Enterprise Linux is the only Linux platform supported by UiO and it provides UiO and the department of mathematics a unified platform between computing nodes, the Abel Cluster, servers, and desktop clients.

  • Mac OS Nov 18, 2014

    The second operating system we support at the department is Mac OS.

  • Slow network / Slow computer Nov 13, 2014

    After the transition to IP telephony we have had a few situations where the machines behind the phones have been slow. Often the problem is the phone itself and resetting the phone usually helps. At other times, using webmail towards mail.uio.no causes problems.

  • User Environment Sep 1, 2014

    An introduction to the user environment on the Linux hosts at the department as well as the module framework for software offered.

  • Printing Jan 21, 2011

    The Department of Mathematics has 3 multifunction printers (Ricoh MP C2003) that scan and print in color.

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IT services at the Faculty

  • Laptop details Sep 21, 2015

    We have laptops machines pre-installed with Ubuntu Linux available for loan at science library in Vilhjelm Bjerknes' hus.

  • Technical support auditoriums teaching rooms Sep 11, 2015
  • Software for MatNat's computers May 29, 2015
  • AV-equipment at the faculty of natural sciences. Oct 29, 2014

    An overview of the AV equipment at the faculty of natural sciences.

  • E-academy Jul 12, 2013

    Through Microsoft's DreamSpark Premium-program, students and employees at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences can acquire licensed copies of Microsoft software. The program includes Windows 8 and Windows 7 operating systems, designer and development tools such as Visual Studio and Visio, productivity applications such as OneNote, and much more.

 

Service messages from local IT

  • Power outage, July 17th, 2016. Jul 16, 2016

    Roughly a quarter of the top half of Niels Henrik Abels Hus experienced a prolonged power outage on Thursday the 14th of July.

  • europa.uio.no / login.math.uio.no reinstalled. Feb 18, 2016

    Due to an unforeseen issue with the reboots from the security issues tonight, the machine europa.uio.no (also known as login.math.uio.no) was reinstalled. This causes an issue with server identification when one uses ssh to the host.

  • Slow system performance on "hume". Oct 21, 2015

    USITs file server "hume", which houses a lot of our masters students, is having long-term issues with performance.

  • Logging of module loads Mar 30, 2015

    During week 16 (13th to 17th of April) the department of Mathmatics will start to log the loading of modules from our software repository.

  • Power outage Mar 10, 2015

    The buildings we are housed in lost power just before 17:00 Tuesday the 11th of March.

Internal documentation

Internal documentation for the sysadmin staff, limited access.