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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Meeting A

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Meeting A Agenda

11am - 12:30pm


Meet at ITS Conference Room ML3010 (3rd Floor of Memorial Library)

Welcome and Introductions - Mark Johnson - Interim V.P. of Technology and CIO

Review of Process and Plan for the Year - Mark Johnson

ITS Purpose and Vision - Mark Johnson

ITS Organization Review and Computer Center Tour

  • ORG Chart
  • Programming Area
  • Computer Center
  • Customer Services/Help Desk
  • Systems
  • ACTS

Presentation: - Bryan Schneider Technical Services

Technical Services

  • Intro and overview of Technical Services
  • Growth areas and Future

Computer systems and network systems infrastructure

  • Automation of account creation
  • Network services: DNS, DHCP, LDAP, Active Directory, Dial-in
  • Web Services
  • File Servers
  • Print Servers
  • Database Servers
  • Software Updates and Patches
  • Equipment Monitoring

Local Area Network

  • Internet Service Redundancy
  • Internet Service

ResNet Network / Internet Proposal

  • Adding Wireless and Internet RFP

Wireless Network

  • History
  • Wireless Security
  • Future Wireless Enhancements

Remote Access Services

  • Dial-in Servers
  • VPN

Card Access System

VoIP Phone System

Student Tech Fee Supported Printing (MavPRINT)

  • Solutions to Control Cost/Waste

MavMAIL E-mail Systems

  • Spam / Virus Filtering
  • MavMAIL
  • MavMAIL upgrades
  • MavMAIL Future Enhancements

MavDISK Campus File Server

  • Features - Recent Upgrade
  • Future Enhancements

Online MavCARD Transaction System

What Keeps Bryan Up At Night


Technology Comparison - Minnesota State Mankato With Other Colleges and Universities - Wayne Sharp's Trip to New Orleans

Feedback of the today's meeting and the overall plan

Subcommittee Open Discussion

Action Items

  1. Provide yearly cost for MavCASH
  2. Arrange visit with College of Business

Background Information

Orientation Web Site



  • Rokhaya Lo
  • Spencer Johnson
  • Ritesh Maharjan
  • Savidrath By


  • Jianwei Hou
  • Wayne Sharp
  • Bryan Hoffman
  • Diane Coursol


  • Mark Johnson
  • Bryan Schneider