In order to connect your laptop and peripherals together you will need a hub. Dell have introduced a Hub Monitor that does this super neatly. The hub monitor results in a single cable to connect your laptop to the monitor and all of your other peripherals.
The Dell items are available from the “Oxford Standards” in Dell Premier/Dell Oracle Punchout.
Hub Monitor. Recommended for Windows Laptops connecting multiple monitors or Mac Laptops with only a single monitor requirement. Simple. Clean. Efficient:
Standalone Hub. Recommended when you have existing monitors you intend to continue using and/or have a Mac and two monitors.
Good: Cable Matters USB-C (TS4) Dock £199.95 (Amazon)
Best: CalDigit TS4 £461.98 (Available from Amazon)
Standard Monitor. Add a second monitor to your setup to increase productivity.
Dell P2422H Monitor £154
Keyboards & Mice
We recommend wireless options to simplify storage, flexibility and setup. Of course a wired option would work just fine too. There are many on the market the two below are entry level options from Dell to take advantage of the University framework.
Dell Wireless Mouse & Keyboard. More information here.
Logitech Wireless Mouse & Keyboard. More information here.