Tag: Wireless Networks

July 22: Sporadic Wireless 7-8am

July 22: Sporadic Wireless 7-8am

IT must implement upgrades to the advanced wireless infrastructure. The work will cause sporadic wireless access from 7am-8am on July 22. This activity will only affect 27th St buildings. The dorms will not be affected. Thank you for your patience as we continue to improve and update FIT systems Email: techhelp@fitnyc.edu Staff & Faculty Support: […]

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June 4th and 5th: IT Upgrades Effects Wireless and Phones

June 4th and 5th: IT Upgrades Effects Wireless and Phones

IT will be installing updates to the FIT infrastructure to support new technology.  The work will be done the mornings of June 4th and 5th, 2014. The June 4th work will be performed +from 7am-10am and will effect wireless access.  The dorm wireless will remain operational. The June 5th work will be +from 7am-7:30am and will effect the phones.  Emergency and red […]

May 29, 2014 | By | Reply More
FITAIR – campus wireless access

FITAIR – campus wireless access

The advanced high performance wireless project is nearing completion.  All of the administrative and academic buildings on 27th St have been retrofitted with the latest wireless technology. To access the new wireless technology, select FITAIR from the list of available wireless.  Users may be requested to enter their FIT login credentials (ID and password).  Users will only […]

August 12, 2013 | By | Reply More
Wireless Network Update

Wireless Network Update

The implementation of the advanced wireless infrastructure is continuing to expand across the FIT campus.  To date, Dubinsky (A building) and Business and Liberal Arts (B building) are complete.  All users in those buildings should be able to access wireless from any area.  Please contact customer service if you can’t access wireless so that IT […]

May 17, 2013 | By | Reply More
Advanced Wireless Upgrade Project

Advanced Wireless Upgrade Project

FIT Community As President Brown referenced during her Convocation comments, FIT is deploying an advanced wireless technology solution.  The new system will blanket all administrative and academic buildings with over 500 access points, providing high quality wireless signal strength.  The system is designed to support classrooms and other high concentration usage areas. Design and configuration […]

January 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Wireless Internet in Residential Buildings

Wireless Internet in Residential Buildings

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Why is it that I pay upwards of $12,000 a semester to go to school and live in the dorms at  IT and I get better wifi reception at the Starbucks down the street? I feel as if the high tuition I pay, as well as the tuition the other […]

November 5, 2012 | By | Reply More
Personal Router

Personal Router

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: My daughter is in  Alumni hall and her computer (Mac air) doesn’t have Ethernet The wireless is very sketchy. Is it possible for her to set up her own wireless router in her room? -Bruce Lampcov Answer: Hello Bruce, Unfortunately we do not allow personal routers in our network […]

August 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Wireless Printing

Wireless Printing

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Hi, I’m  a freshman who just moved into Alumni Hall in 2F. I have a wireless enabled printer which I’d like to share with my 3 roommates via the FIT dorm network. As a part of setting up the printer,  I tried to setup the Wi-Fi connection – it found the network […]

August 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Faster Internet with Ethernet Cable

Faster Internet with Ethernet Cable

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: My internet is working for me but it’s still kind of sketchy. When I moved in last night, I just signed in with my username and password. I didn’t go through the whole register and download process. I am just wondering if I have to do that for my […]

August 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Internet and Ethernet Cord Issues

Internet and Ethernet Cord Issues

Ask IT Forum: Question & Answer I live in Kaufman hall and I have been using an Ethernet cord for my Internet connection since day one because the room I live in is very spotty. Suddenly even with my Ethernet cord my Internet is not working. Thanks, Kristina Cella Answer Dear Kristina, I will need […]

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