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PA55W0rDs ar3 Ch@ng!ng

The wisdom is simple; a strong password is a long password (and more rhyming fun later in the post).  That’s why, from February 24 2016, new ITS passwords created must be ten characters or more.  Currently, Sussex ITS passwords have to be

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Northfield Wi-Fi Upgrade

When Northfield opened its doors to students in 2011, it instantly became, by a huge margin, the biggest of the on-campus residences.  It has over 1,000 student bedrooms which are all parts of larger flats, and there are some family flats

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The first draft of this blog post was written in the cloud, in a handy version of MS Word that goes by the name of Word Online and follows us around from computer to computer, hanging above us in the webosphere.  When you log in to

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Printers Work Harder Than Ever

Last Monday saw a record level of printing on campus for most sheets printed in a single day. Whilst some students have been able to shift over to the e-submissions system and online facilities now minimise the need for printing

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