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IU Bioinformatics Clinic; The Media School debuts; Von Welch named new leader of IU’s Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research
Did you get an email that looked like it came from UITS? Did it say something about updating your email and ask you to validate your login through an included link? Was it littered with cringe-worthy grammatical errors?
Don’t click on that link.
A team of researchers at IU has developed a tool called BotOrNot that helps you determine the true source of tweets.
IUPUI Campus Center help desk opens; Pluralsight online pilot training program extended; IU South Bend gets new UITS executive director; IU faculty and students bring home seven Sony scholarships; IU informatics team’s award-winning Android app heads to premier tech security event
Students who are returning for the fall semester, listen up! An upcoming upgrade will prevent many devices from connecting to IU Secure wireless if you don’t act in advance.
Thanks to all who participated in the 2014 UITS Customer Satisfaction Surveys. Student, faculty, and staff responses to these annual surveys help measure the effectiveness of IU’s IT resources, and serve as important guides to improving IT services and support.
Traveling this summer? Be sure to take advantage of IU’s agreement with eduroam, the no-cost, secure roaming access service for the international research and education community.
Graduation deals from Dell; Ready, Set, Robots! summer camp registration now open; IU Bloomington: Track energy consumption in campus buildings with the Energy Matters app on IU Mobile; Leveraging data assets: The new frontier for competitiveness and innovation (Webinar); One.IU wins TechPoint Mira Award; Meet Kim Milford, IU’s newest cybersecurity leader; Open-source software for college administrators reaches “tipping point” after ten years
Box also has a vendor password; you do not need to change your IU password when you connect through IU.
Find the latest on everything from IU’s supercomputer, Big Red II, and security bug Heartbleed to high-tech teaching tools and privacy tips.
Five years ago, IU recognized that combining IT and physical security under one umbrella would make for an agile and speedy response to emergency situations. The bold move is an unusual experiment, but so far it’s yielding good results.
Chromebooks can now connect to IU Secure; IU privacy expert offers recommendations on “big data”; IU researcher fighting crime with mobile phone data; IU to host 2014 Technology Exchange; Senior network engineer Brent Sweeny earns President’s Leadership Award from Internet2