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CSc Web Services

Every student, staff and faculty member is entitled to personal and project web space within the department. The following facilities have been created to support this requirement:

  • conneX.csc.uvic.ca - the Department's primary online Learning and Collaboration Management System that allows students, instructors and researchers to interactively create and participate in shared websites, social networking sites, Internet file-sharing and online teaching tools.
  • WebHome Servers - hosts all personal web spaces for students, staff and faculty. Any Computer Science student, faculty or staff can upload new web content to their webhome directory, for more information please see Setting up my WebHome directory
  • Course Website Servers - web directory servers used for hosting instructor course material for distributing to students. The Department also has the conneX system which provides overlapping web publishing functionality and provides additional courseware tools to instructors.
  • external link: www.csc.uvic.ca - hosts official Computer Science Department web pages for courses and department applications. Faculty and staff members can find more information on how to update web content on the official department website at the following location CSC Course Websites
  • Online Mailing Lists/News - RSS News feeds and mailing lists are available which inform the Department of upcoming public events. Students, Faculty and Staff can subscribe to the RSS services through their email, calendar or web browser to keep track of upcoming Department events.
  • Internet Calendars - conneX now supports Public and Private Internet Calendars. Students, faculty and researchers can now import to and from their personal or group calendars in conneX. Subscriptions to the Official Department Institutional calendars are also using the schedule tool in conneX. Published calendars ca be accessed through 3rd party tools which support iCalendar protocols (Outlook, iCal, Sunfire, Lightning, Evolution, etc..).

CS Research Web Services

Every researcher is entitled to personal and project web space within the department. The following facilities have been created to support this requirement:

  • webhome.cs.uvic.ca - hosts all personal web spaces for graduate students, staff and faculty. Any researcher can upload new web content to their webhome directory, for more information please see Setting up my WebHome directory
  • Online Version Control Systems (external link: subversion and external link: git) - the Department maintains an online SVN Subversion GIT Repositories for Research groups. Researchers who would like to have a repository created for their research group should contact itsupport.

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