Client Device Engineering

Responsible for the design and engineering of device management solutions and the standardization of client device platforms

The Client Device Engineering (CDE) team works closely with CUIT's Desktop Support and Classroom and Lab Technologies teams to provide standardized, efficient and secure desktop environments for CUIT customers. The team engineers and maintains CUIT's:

Team responsibilities

  • Device management solutions (macOS, Windows, iOS, Android)
  • Desktop engineering (macOS, Windows)
  • Application packaging (macOS, Windows)
  • Advanced technical support for operating systems (macOS, Windows)
  • Advanced technical support for hardware (iPhones, iPads, Android devices, Dell computers, Apple computers)
  • Device group policy management (Windows)
  • Remote support solutions (macOS, Windows)
  • Hardware standards recommendations
  • Application and operating system patching (macOS, Windows)
  • Microsoft key management service
  • License server management
  • Software/computer usage reporting
  • Centralized print management
  • Enterprise Adobe license management
  • PXE/Netboot management

Our Certifications

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Microsoft Certified Professional

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Microsoft Technical Specialist

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Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator

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VMware AirWatch Associate

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Jamf Certified Tech (200)

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Jamf Certified Admin (300)

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Jamf Certified Server Admin (350)

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Jamf Certified Expert (400)

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Apple Certified Support Professional

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Apple Certified Technical Coordinator

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Apple Certified Systems Administrator

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Apple Certified Macintosh Technician

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Certified TechDirect Client Dispatch Technician

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Certified TechDirect Enterprise Dispatch Technician

Our Services

    Service offering examples

    Feasibility study (determine if solution is possible)
    Software packaging
    Hardware standardization
    Device management migrations/deployments
    OS build configuration
    Demo environments of JAMF, Workspace One, SCCM, Bomgar, Malwarebytes
    Printing management solutions
    License management

    Pricing

    Email cde@columbia.edu to set up a free pre-project call to define the scope of work and identify any potential issues that may exist prior to the project start. CDE will document the agreed upon services and estimated costs and will send to the customer for approval prior to commitment.

    Location

    Studebaker Building
    615 West 131st Street
    New York, NY 10027