The first major new service we are implementing are CCB accounts. These accounts
will be provided to all faculty and staff of the CCB and will serve as the
foundation of all future improvements.
We will be using Microsoft's Active Directory to administer these accounts.
Active Directory is the integrated, distributed directory service that ties
together many applications and services that previously required a separate,
What does this mean to you?
By using your CCB account you will be able to use a single username and password
to access all of the CCB's services. This includes:
- Local Computer Access
- Network Shares
- NFS Shares
- Internal Website Access (Umanage, Chem-Web)
- Wireless Access
These CCB accounts also apply to Linux and Mac OSX users. All users with NIS
accounts will be migrated to a CCB account that will work across platforms. This
allows the IT staff to effectively manage a great many applications without
forcing our users to remember many passwords.
CCB Accounts work with: