Classroom Technology Changes

Classroom Technology Changes
November 5, 2019

To improve the digital experience in centrally support classrooms, IST has been working with instructors on the state of classroom podium computers. Learn more about upcoming testing information. 

In order to improve the digital experience in centrally supported classrooms, IST has been working with instructors on the state of classroom podium computers. IST has made the decision to step back from proceeding with VDI in all classrooms, and roll back to a previously used and more familiar, Citrix environment.

For your reference, the information below outlines testing locations and dates.

New Citrix Environment Testing Locations:

  • Arts 141
  • Clinical Sciences 2 191
  • Clinical Sciences 2 193
  • ECHA 2 190
  • ECHA L1 420
  • ECHA L1 490
  • Education South 1-29
  • Medical Sciences 227
  • Medical Sciences 231
  • Medical Sciences 628
  • Tory B-87

New Citrix Deployment to Current Citrix Sites:

  • ECHA: November 23
  • Humanities: November 22
  • Tory: November 29

New Citrix Deployment to VDI Sites:

  • AgFor: December 9
  • Arts: December 9
  • BioSci: December 12
  • CAB: December 20
  • CCIS: December 20
  • Chemistry: December 12
  • CompSci: December 9
  • Corbett Hall: December 16
  • Education North & South: December 10
  • Earth Sciences: December 9
  • ETLC: December 23
  • FAB: December 9
  • GSB: December 11
  • Law: December 23
  • NREF: December 20
  • MEC: December 18
  • SAB: December 11
  • St. Joseph: December 11
  • TELUS: December 16
  • VVC: December 17
  • V-Wing: December 9

If you have any questions, please contact:

Tashie Macapagal, Project Coordinator or Adam Giraldeau, Digital Learning Environments

Last Updated: November 19, 2019