News archive - October 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017

New online voting tool available

IST is pleased to announce the launch of WatVote, a new Drupal-based electronic voting system that supports the official online voting needs of faculty and staff on campus. WatVote provides counting and access control for online votes requiring authentication, security, and anonymity, and will replace the existing eVote system.

Monday, October 30, 2017

iCIMS Maintenance - November 4

The University's staff recruiting platform (iCIMS) will be unavailable on Saturday, November, from 5:00 to 7:00 a.m. for scheduled maintenance.

Friday, October 27, 2017

Skype for Business for faculty and staff - November 1

What is happening? On November 1, IST will be provisioning all remaining faculty accounts to enable the enterprise communications software, Skype for Business (S4B). Skype for Business is an enterprise unified communications tool, installed on your workstation as part of the Microsoft Office suite, that provides services such as instant messaging, presence, online collaboration, desktop sharing, and voice and video communication. S4B integrates with Microsoft Office and Exchange email and calendar.  

Monday, October 23, 2017

New online survey tool available

IST is pleased to announce the launch of Qualtrics, a powerful online enterprise-class survey system, to support the needs of our campus community with respect to secure, confidential surveys for all use-cases.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Adobe Acrobat Pro 11 end-of-life - removal – November 3

What is happening? Adobe Acrobat Pro 11 will be removed from all IST managed computers in Academic Support departments.

When is this happening? Friday, November 3 at 11:00 p.m.

Why is this happening?

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