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Communal Virtual PC (Communal VPC)

Virtual PC (VPC) is an ITS initiative to reduce the effort of PC management in departments for improving work efficiency. 

Apart from providing VPCs for use by staff and Research Postgraduate Students (RPGs), we are pleased to announce that Communal VPC, a new type of VPC for use in the communal areas such as learning commons and PC laboratories, is now available for application by departments.  Please click the following links for more details:

Features of Communal VPC

Software of Communal VPC

We have deployed Communal VPCs for use in the following study rooms in the Chi Wah Learning Commons in May 2021:

  • Study rooms 1, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, and 11 on 1/F
  • Study rooms 18, 19, 20, and 21 on 2/F

More Communal VPCs will be deployed in the following locations of Chi Wah Learning Commons after the renovation is completed, tentative in September 2021:

  • Study room 2, 4, 5 and 6 on 1/F
  • Study room 12 – 17 and 22 on 2/F
  • CPD-2.25

Departments can apply for the use of Communal VPCs without additional charge by filling in CF85. Please contact the undersigned for any questions on VPC.

 

Davis Tong
Systems Team
Tel: 3917 5719
Email: davistong@hku.hk