PennConnect 2005 CD-ROM released
September 26, 2005 :: Mike Lazenka, ISC Technology Support Services
Information Systems & Computing (ISC) released the PennConnect
CD-ROM for the 2005 school year in late August. PennConnect 2005
contains the recommended networking, antivirus, and antispyware
software along with recommended Web browsers and other Internet
applications including clients for terminal emulation, email, and
This year's CD also continues to provide students with important
utilities and information about how to keep their computers and
Penn's network secure including automatic activation of built-in
firewalls and enrollment in Penn's Software Update Service (SUS).
The CD-ROM is cross-platform and works on Mac OS 10.2.x , 10.3.x, & 10.4.x,
Windows 2000 Professional, and Windows XP.
Copies are available for many faculty and staff directly from
their Local Support Provider (LSP) or at the Computing Resource
Center (CRC), Suite 202, Sansom
Place West, 3650 Chestnut Street.
The CRC's hours are M-F 2:00 to 4:30 PM. The software is also available
for download via PennNet and the Internet. The Supported
Products page provides additional information and download
links to the software.