Marmot IT Services - Managed Laptop Guide

Marmot Managed Workstation Guidelines

Last updated 12/28/2017

Maintenance Schedule:

  • Windows workstations should be left on every night for “Software Updates” and “Windows Updates”. 
  • We recommend logging out or rebooting staff machines at the end of the day.
  • Monitors can be left on or shut off, as preferred. Be warned, pressing the power button on a monitor twice a day can eventually break the mechanism.

Software Updates: Scheduled Wednesday and Sunday nights.

  • Software List:
    • Mozilla Firefox
    • Google Chrome
    • VLC Media Viewer
    • Audacity 
    • iTunes
    • Adobe Flash Player
    • Java
    • Adobe AIR
    • Adobe Shockwave
    • Google Picasa
    • Adobe Reader DC
    • Google Earth

Windows Updates: Scheduled Tuesday and Saturday nights
Security and Critical updates for the computer operating system, as well as Microsoft Office products.