Please consult the Math Faculty Computing Facility (MFCF) before any purchase is made.  

The following is a list of currently recommended/supported pieces of equipment.

Network printers

  • Hewlett Packard (HP)
  • Xerox supplied by Print and Retail Solutions

Desktop/laptops

  • Mac
    • educational pricing
    • support infrastructure in place
    • on-campus hardware support
  • Windows 
    • Dell is the University preferred vendor with special pricing and standard configurations
    • support infrastructure in place
    • on-campus hardware support
  • Linux (Ubuntu)
    • Dell is the University preferred vendor with special pricing and standard configurations
    • support infrastructure in place
    • on-campus hardware support

University of Waterloo computing rules

UWaterloo policies relevant to computing resources and information

Information:

Buying hardware/software: