Facilities at HSPH
Computer Classrooms and Student Computer Laboratory Space
|Room||Student computers||Instructor computer
|Printers in room|
|Kresge 2dn Floor Atrium||8||Yes||Yes|
HSPH IT Department maintains the audio-visual systems for classroom in the Kresge Building LL, 2nd and 5th floors, and the FXB Building ground floor. Each classroom is equipped with projector, computer, and DVD/CD player.
HSPH IT Department maintains the audio-visual systems for auditoria in the Kresge and FXB Buildings. Locations and room sizes are as follows:
|Room||Capacity||Web Streaming?||Video Conferencing|
|Kresge G1||180||live and on-demand||Yes|
|Kresge G2||65||live and on-demand||Yes|
|Kresge G3||65||live and on-demand||Yes|
|Kresge 213 (Being Remodeled)||50||live and on-demand||Yes|
|Kresge 502||50||live and on-demand||Yes, IP only|
|FXB G11||39||live and on-demand||N/A, portable only|
|FXB G12||71||live and on-demand||N/A, portable only|
|FXB G13||70||live and on-demand||N/A, portable only|
Three climate-controlled card-access server rooms are managed by the HSPH IT Department. Two are located in the Kresge Building LL and one in Landmark Center. These rooms are home to hundreds of servers used both centrally and department wide. Additionally, space is rented at Summer Street in downtown Boston for redundancy and disaster recovery.
A rack of servers in one of Kresge’s server rooms. Space is available for departmental servers.
There are 55 kiosks located around the school providing quick access to email and the web. The kiosks are located outside classrooms for the convenience of students in the following locations:
- Kresge G-level
- Kresge 2nd floor
- FXB lobby
- FXB G-level
- FXB student lounge
Harvard School of Public Health has deployed wireless access points to all floors and buildings. For more information on Wireless please click here.
It can also be found in the following public areas:
- Kresge Computer Labs
- Kresge cafeteria
- Kresge 110
- Entire 2nd floor of Kresge
- Kresge G1, G2 and G3
- Kresge 502
- FXB Classrooms
- FXB Student lounge, 2nd Floor
- Shattuck International House Gund Room
- Landmark 3rd Floor Cafeteria
Video conferencing (both IP-based and ISDN-based) is available in Kresge G1, G2, G3, and 213. Kresge 502 is equipped for IP-based video conferencing. It is also available in several departmental conference rooms. Media services had a portable system that may be reserved. [See: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/it/dl/vrr_form.html ]
HSPH maintains a central control room that ties together G1, G2, G3, Kresge 213, Kresge 502 and the Kresge Quad. This allows for taping of events, overflow from classroom to classroom and web streaming.