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What is happening? Information Systems & Technology (IST) is replacing the DNS, DHCP, and IPAM infrastructure. In preparation for this work, changes to the current infrastructure will be frozen. 

When is it happening? Effective Wednesday, March 8 at 3:00 p.m., changes to the current infrastructure will be frozen. The replacement of the DNS, DHCP, and IPAM infrastructure will take place Sunday, March 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. IT administrators will not be able to log in to the infrastructure until Monday, March 13.

What is happening? We will be testing the University’s campus-wide emergency communication system.

When is this happening? Monday, January 23, 2023, at 1:15 p.m.                                             

What is the impact? Emergency communication channels being tested include:

Resolved: Issues with ADFS have been resolved. Users logging into nexus machine may continue to experience issues while the workstation resyncs.

What do I need to do? If you are utilizing a machine on the Nexus domain you can use the following steps to resolve the issue.

This work has been postponed until further notice

What is happening? A one-year retention policy will be implemented for Microsoft Teams Chats (i.e., private 1:1 chats, group chat messages). Posts to a Channel and other Teams data will not be impacted. 

When will this change be implemented?Monday, January 30, 2023.

What is the impact? 

Thursday, January 5, 2023

IST announces 2022 Annual Report

IST’s Annual Report – IT highlights from the past year

A message from Bruce Campbell, Chief Information Officer, Information Systems & Technology

The Fall 2022 issue of the IST Newsletter is now available. There are several new, exciting projects underway that we’re excited to share with you. We’ve improved the user experience for postdoctoral fellows; purchased an Adobe Acrobat Pro licence for campus; launched a new web voting tool; and are actioning the IT Review recommendations, just to name a few. Jump over to the IST Newsletter to learn more about what we’ve been up to this term.