PC Replacement Plan

IT Services is in the fourth year of a five year plan to refresh and decommission the number of open access PCs owned and managed by the unit.  In conjunction with Room Allocations, Estates Services and the Library an in-depth analysis of usage was carried out on all devices.

Please also note that software in all the open access labs managed by IT Services will be upgraded to Windows 10 during the summer break. 

Summer 2019 - computer labs hardware replacement:

  • UCD Science Education and Research Centre, Science West B101b, 48 PCs to be replaced.
  • James Joyce Library Level 2, PRC room, 9 PCs to be replaced in partnership with the UCD Library.

Removal and Installation Dates 

 Location  Hardaware removal/installation dates
 Science West B101b  from 8th to 12th July
 James Joyce Library Level 2, PRC room  from 22nd to 26th July

Software upgrade (to Windows 10) schedule

 Location  Sofware upgrade dates
 UCD Health Sciences Centre, room D115  from 24th to 28th June
 UCD Health Sciences Centre, room D114  from 1st to 7th July
 Science West B101b

 from 8th to 12th July

Newstead building, room F20/21  from 15th to 19th July
Daedalus building, room G5  from 29th July to 2nd August
Daedalus building, room G6  from 5th to 9th August
Agriculture and Food Science Centre, Foyer (G30)  from 12th to 16th August


Should you have any queries in relation to this project please contact the IT Helpdesk at ithelpdesk@ucd.ie or 01 716 2700.