So much happened while you were away! And for you new guys, there’s so much to tell you! This newsletter is a good start. Here’s a quick rundown of what you need to know >>
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The fall schedule is now live on the UITS IT Training website. Get a head start on the new school year with some short webinars on IU systems like Box, IU eTexts, Windows 8.1, IUanyWare, and ePortfolio.
IU faculty, staff, and students saved over $1M last year on their cellular accounts, thanks to IU’s contract with AT&T.
Check out the latest Dell deals for IU faculty, staff, and students; and more news and events
Creative types, for a few more months, you can get training on loads of programs — animation, game design, drafting, and video editing, to name a few — through the Pluralsight pilot program. Digital-Tutors, video-based tutorials on design topics, is the most recent addition.
Did you know you don’t have to use your personal Box account to store team or project work? Box has group accounts. They’ll keep you from maxing out your storage limits as quickly, and they also make life easier on your team if you transition off a project. The Knowledge Base has all the details.
While affiliated with IU as student, faculty, or staff, you can use the products covered by the university’s Adobe Enterprise License Agreement at no cost. When you leave IU, your Adobe license is no longer valid. Before you go, you can still order Adobe licensed software at a significant discount.
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
Get training on loads of programs; Digital-Tutors for design topics is the most recent addition.
Find the latest on everything from IU’s supercomputer, Big Red II, and security bug Heartbleed to high-tech teaching tools and privacy tips.
AT&T and Dell offer discounts to IU students, faculty, and staff