Category: Workplace

Hardware & Services

Due to existing ETH policies (BOT, IT Security …) please make sure that you contact us before you make a hardware purchase (Printers, NAS, Computers etc.) or before you start using any IT service that is not provided by ETH IT. We will then clarify the best possibilites within the ETH IT service portfolio. This way it is ensured that your needs can be met, uneccessary costs will be avoided and compliance to the ETH […]

Being abroad

You can be a long time away from the ETH with a managed Windows device. The power supply should work but you will need an adapter or different power cable. The warranty applies throughout the world. Personal data You can work offline with your files on the desktop and in the documents folder without ETH network. Synchronization You need to connect to VPN to synchronize data from RDS and from your local machine to your network […]

Re-use of IT equipment

Provisions for the further use of computers In case of transfer of computer equipment the chair is responsible for ensuring that no data or programs can be accessed by unauthorized persons. Software may not be sold or given away. Computer equipment may be sold to external not sooner as 3 years after the acquisition. For the sale of hardware the following guidelines apply: After 1 year: 80% of original cost After 2 years: 50% of original cost After 3 […]