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===UMIACS Base Laptop Support===
 
===UMIACS Base Laptop Support===

Revision as of 21:19, 12 November 2014

UMIACS Windows Laptop Support

In order to meet the demanding requirements of mobile computing best practices and security policies, UMIACS provides a range of supported laptop options. In order to qualify for UMIACS support the laptop must meet the following Base Requirements.

Support Levels

UMIACS Enterprise Laptop Support

The UMIACS Enterprise laptop support provides a secure and controlled computing platform with automated backups and security updates. This option is ideal for those dealing with sensitive data, or those who want a worry-free experience.

  • What we provide:
  • Operating System Installation
  • University Licensed Software
  • Security Updates (LandDesk)
  • Data Backups (Druva)
  • Data Protection (BitLocker)
  • Hardware diagnostics and support

UMIACS Base Laptop Support

The UMIACS base laptop support serves as a primer for a development laptop. Staff will install an Enterprise version of Microsoft Windows, as well as a range of software suites including F-secure, Microsoft, Adobe, and Matlab. You are then responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the Operating System and any data stored on the computer.

  • What we provide:
  • Operating System Installation
  • University Licensed Software
  • Hardware diagnostics and support
  • What's left for you:
  • Data Backups
  • Security Updates
  • Operating System maintenance.

In order to help users operate securely and help protect their data, UMIACS offers a range of Services for Laptops

UMIACS Hardware Support

The UMIACS hardware support provides basic hardware diagnostics and warranty repairs, while allowing the user to have full control over the software and data stored on their laptop.

  • What we provide:
  • Hardware diagnostics and support
  • What's left for you:
  • Everything else.

Hardware Base Requirements

In order to qualify for UMIACS Laptop support, the hardware must meet the following requirements:

  • University Owned Hardware.
  • Non-consumer model from a tier one vendor (Dell, Levono)
  • 3 years OEM warranty/support
  • Readily available Manufacture diagnostic tools
  • Readily available hardware drivers

Other hardware platforms my be considered on a case-by-case basis, subject to staff evaluation.