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// community forum operational;
To visit the new sophie b. wired mac cluster forums, follow the link above or click here.

// storage space in the cluster;
Please understand we cannot be responsible for documents stored on the computers in the cluster. For reliable data storage, either save your work to disk (preferably Zip100 disk) or email it to yourself. The computers in the cluster are accessible to all and data loss is not uncommon. For more information, see the support page or visit the support forums.

// new web site;
Pardon our dust as we renovate, the new site is nearly complete though much content has yet to be realized. If you have suggestions for this site, please send them to demerson@tulane.edu or ckile@tulane.edu.

// cluster upgrade survey results;
Thanks to all of you who filled out a survey. The results thus far are as follows:
current facility evaluation/surveyed attribute importance [difference in brackets]
workspace availability ....... 3.75/4.48 [-0.73]
workspace comfort ............ 3.75/4.09 [-0.34]
technical support ............ 3.21/4.18 [-0.97]
compatibility with documents . 3.71/4.52 [-0.81]
compatibility with media ..... 3.33/4.36 [-1.03]
functionality ................ 2.38/4.19 [-1.81]
lighting ..................... 3.79/3.65 [+0.15] <<-- needs least improvement
reliability .................. 2.13/4.76 [-2.63] <<-- needs most improvement
atmosphere ................... 3.75/4.06 [-0.31]
amenities .................... 3.38/3.79 [-0.41]

We're still accepting surveys, should you care to let us know what you think and enter to win a $25 credit at the Tulane University bookstore. Click here to download a .pdf version of the survey or stop by the Center for Research on Women (Caroline Richardson). Completed surveys may be submitted to Crystal Kile, or placed in the box on the first floor of the Center for Research on Women, atop the lockers.