November 2012


FREE WiFi access is available to all PolyU staff and students throughout the campus including lecture theatres, classrooms, library, sports centres, canteens, etc. Staff and students can also enjoy WiFi access at local and overseas institutions. Free WiFi service is further extended to off-campus at public places around Hong Kong through collaboration with local wireless service providers. Check it out!

Are You Deleting Your Data Securely?

When you discard or repurpose your computer, are you sure that the sensitive information stored on the system has been permanently destroyed? Learn more about data deletion in this issue of ‘Get Connected’ as completely deleting the information stored on your hard drive may be more complicated than you think, while recovering data by a third party can be easier than you expect.

Reminder: Launching of New SMTP Gateway on 1 December

The new SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol) gateway will be launched on 1 December 2012 to replace the existing gateway used with the old Campus Email System. Check out the changes that will be brought by the launch and the action to be taken.


In This Issue

WiFi Access Problem for Mobile Devices Running Android Jelly Bean 4.1.1

Easy-to-follow Tips to Secure Your Mobile Devices

CLO Meeting - Our Two-way Communication Channel with Departments

24-hr Service at Student Computer Centre

December Staff IT Training Programmes


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