Forgetting your passphrase is the number one call the UITS Support Center receives.
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Box is the place to store and share your files. We noticed some accounts were bursting at the seams, so we doubled the IU account size. Each individual and group Box account can now hold 100GB of documents, photos, videos, Box Notes, creative projects, and more.
We want to keep your devices and files safe from hackers, viruses, and assorted technology thugs. To do that, we ask that all returning students with Windows devices run Get Connected Express, a speedy fix that will configure your computer to meet IU’s baseline standards for security and network connectivity.
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IU VP for IT Brad Wheeler has announced that Von Welch will succeed Fred H. Cate as director of IU’s Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research (touch for more >>)
Welch has an extensive background in cybersecurity. Before joining IU, he was the founding co-director of the Cybersecurity Directorate at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, based at the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign. He currently serves as director and principal investigator for the Center for Trustworthy Scientific Cyberinfrastructure, which provides cybersecurity assistance and guidance to projects funded by the National Science Foundation.
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.
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
Kim Milford, chief privacy officer for IU, has been appointed executive director of the Research and Education Networking Information Sharing and Analysis Center (REN-ISAC). Milford will be the organization’s first full-time executive director.