Monthly Archives: June 2014

Upcoming event – Six Sigma Workshop

The Riverwood Associates will be coming to the Cunningham Center on June 6 to conduct the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Workshop. Peter J. Sherman, the facilitator of the event, has over 20 years’ experience successfully designing, implementing and sustaining Lean Six Sigma enterprise deployment programs. Attendees will learn proven techniques and practical tools to reduce waste, increase profitability, improve quality and drive overall business improvement. Continue reading

Columbus State Planning Major Wireless Upgrade on Campus

COLUMBUS, Ga. —Columbus State University is embarking on a major technology upgrade with plans to spend almost $500,000 to improve wireless service on campus.

The university installed its first wireless devices on main campus in 2005. By 2011, the university had built a network that allowed anyone on main or RiverPark campuses to wirelessly access the Internet.

However, since then, the number of smartphones, tablets, laptops and other devices accessing the network has skyrocketed, as has the amount of data transfer requested via the network. Over the past three years, Continue reading