Latest Features of CSIL


ASB 9700 has new workstations

The workstations in ASB 9700 are now all Dell Optiplex 7071s. (2020.04)

The old workstations are still available for remote acess.

ASB 9820 has new workstations

The workstations in ASB 9820 are now all Dell Optiplex 7071s. (2020.04)

The old workstations are still available for remote acess.

New way to remote into CSIL Windows Terminal Server.

To strengthen the network security, SFU IT have implemented a new way for people to Remote Desktop into Windows systems on SFU network. Please check out our CSIL Windows Terminal Server FAQ page to know more. (2020.01.09)

New Lab for Professional Master's Program in Computing Science is in service!

We now have a new lab for "Professional Master's Program in Computing Science (Big Data and Visual Computing Specializations)" in service. It is in the Blusson Hall building, room number 9402 (BLU 9402). (2019.09.30)

CSIL@Surrey is now located in rooms 3024, 4013, 4024 in the new SRYE building!

Please check the new facilities out when you are taking CMPT courses on Surrey campus.(2019.09)

New CSIL Windows Terminal Server in service!

We now have a new CSIL Windows Terminal Server in service - running Windows Server 2016 on new hardware. (2019.06.28)

New CSIL Linux CPU Servers in service!

We now have 10 CSIL Linux CPU servers in service, up from 5 we had so far.

All CSIL@Burnaby workstations now have Ubuntu 18.04

All the workstations in CSIL@Burnaby are now dualboot Windows 10 with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver). (2019.05)

ASB9838N has new workstations

The workstations in ASB9838N are now all Dell Optiplex 7060s. (2019.05)


For a more detailed history of updates of CSIL, please click here. And please note: our pages record of major changes only; there are many minor changes, patches and updates not listed.

Last updated @2020.04.30