Service Group


Service Dependencies


Service Department:

Infrastructure and Computing Services

Service Description

Brief Description:
Creston is a smart classroom technology presentation system that allows instructors or presenters to use multiple methods to project content to the attendees or students. The control panel for the Creston system is located on the instructor podium in classrooms that are equipped with this system.
An instructor or presenter can switch sources to display on a projector. They can display the classroom computer, laptop computer, connect wirelessly, as well as use the Mimio software. and video capability using Teams.
Available Hours:
The Creston system is available during college operating hours. 


How to Access:
The instructor podium contains the Creston control panel that you will use to access the different classroom technology presentation features.


Training Available:
Contact the Service Desk for questions about training. 


All service level requests will be initially handled by the Service Desk. 

Priority Levels and Response Times:
A priority system will be applied to all calls and tickets by the Service Desk and routed to the appropriate department according to the following criteria:
Priority, Impact, Definition, Response Time, and Resolution Time

Priority: 1
Impact: Critical
Definition: A number of college systems impacted or affects multiple people significantly
Response Time: Within 30 minutes
Resolution Time: 4 business hours or until fixed
Priority: 2
Impact: High
Definition: Affects small number of people significantly
Response Time: Within 1 business hour
Resolution Time: 10 business hours
Priority: 3
Impact: Normal
Definition: Affects small  number of people, but work can still be performed
Response Time: Within 3 business hours
Resolution Time: 24 business hours
Priority: 4
Impact: Low
Definition: Affects One person, but work can still be performed
Response Time: Within 1 business day
Resolution Time: 48 to 72 business hours


Report a Problem

Problems with this service should be reported to the ITS Service Desk. The Service Desk is available Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm. You can contact us directly by calling 704-216-7200 or by visiting our Service Desk Portal site. A ticket will be created to track this issue and provide further communications. 


Creation date: 12/1/2021 4:12 PM      Updated: 6/13/2023 12:10 PM