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Department Purchased Computer Add-ons
This document covers all the add-ons that university departments can get for their computers.
Computing and Information Technology stocks various computer add-ons and can purchase others as needed. Working through IT is often recommended to ensure you get the proper item that will work with your computer and external devices. Departments are responsible for the cost of any add-ons. Any of the items listed below can be requested by submitting a work order to the CIT Help Desk (email@example.com or by calling extension 2309) for the desired items along with the funding codes to be used for the charge back. The most common requests are listed below.
|Logitech C270 Webcam - Use with Lync||$28.00|
|Cable, USB 6ft||$ 5.00|
|Cable, USB 10ft||$10.00|
|Cable, USB 15ft||$15.00|
|Cable, USB Extension 6 ft||$ 6.00|
|Cable, USB Extension 10 ft||$10.00|
|Convertor, USB to Parallel||$25.00|
|Mac Thunderbolt Cable, #MD861ZM/A||$39.00|
|Mac Thunderbolt - Firewire #MD464ZM/A||$29.00|
|Firewire 9pin to 6pin MM||$10.40|
Memory Upgrades: Memory upgrades to campus workstations must be handled through the IT Repair area. The price for such upgrades varies depending on the type of computer and the amount of memory being added.
Cables: IT stocks some cables in addition to the ones listed above such as parallel, USB, monitor, and serial
Video, SCSI, Serial, or Parallel Cards: Due to the unique configuration and requirements of University workstations, any add-in cards such as video, serial, or parallel cards must be handled through IT Repair.
Media: Media such as USB flash drives, and CD/DVD’s can be obtained via the office supply contracts available to University departments. These purchases do not go through IT.
Miscellaneous: Other miscellaneous computer add-ons such as external hard drives, printer switches, or video adapters may not be stocked by CIT. CIT is willing to provide recommendations on manufacturers, models, and sources for these items. Please put in a work order through the CIT Help Desk (extension 2309) if you would like help in obtaining other computer items. A suggested source to obtain competitive pricing on miscellaneous items that departments may want to purchase online via their procurement cards is CDW-G.