April-May 2005 Contents


IT Department plans busy year

Announcements & news

Computing featured in this month's CERN Courier
Openlab calls for students to work on Grid projects
Personal use of Internet Relay Chat is banned
CERN Linux migrates to SLC3
CERN School of Computing to be held in France

Desktop computing

Why folder redirections should replace roaming user profiles
Shadow copies for restoring files

Technical brief

Wiki eases Web collaboration
Latest news on fight against spam

Information corner

Questions and answers from the Helpdesk
Recent acquisitions at IT bookshop
Recent changes to IT services
New release of LaTeX at CERN
WBTechT offers online training
Comedy corner: sorting facts from user imagination