Welcome to the Information Systems & Technology website

In Information Systems & Technology (IST) we strive to provide effective information systems, technology and services in support of learning, teaching, research and administrative needs.

On our site you'll find information on the IT services and resources available to students, faculty and staff; IST and campus-wide IT projects and initiatives; and information on our continuous efforts to provide an exceptional IT environment on campus.

  1. Apr. 26, 2017Microsoft Office 365 undergraduate email migration - April 26

    Beginning on April 26 all undergraduate students who did not activate their Office 365 accounts will be migrated from mailservices to Office 365 automatically.

    What to expect:

  2. Apr. 13, 2017Email migration to 2016 Exchange – April 14

    What is happening?  IST will begin moving email accounts to 2016 Exchange server.

    When is this happening? Beginning Friday, April 14 at 8:00 p.m. and will continue for the next several months until completion.

  3. Apr. 12, 2017SharePoint maintenance - April 25

    What is happening? As part of the regular maintenance of IST services, updates will be applied to SharePoint servers. These updates will impact both mySharePoint.uwaterloo.ca and SharePoint.uwaterloo.ca services. The SQL instance also needs to be rebooted.

    When is this happening? Tuesday, April 25 from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 26.

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