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Safer Badgers App Troubleshooting Tips

Find answers to some of the most common technical questions—from how to update to the latest version of the app to how to fix display problems when you have the larger text setting turned on. Continue Reading Safer Badgers App Troubleshooting Tips

News

IT never sleeps. There’s always news to share. Here’s the latest from our digital campus and beyond.

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Join Us For “CommunITea”

Thursdays at 3:30pm via Zoom. In addition to the usual breakout room conversations, join us for these topics: May 13, Q&A about the IT Recognition Awards; May 20, Cybersecurity Application Scanner. Continue Reading Join Us For “CommunITea”

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Nominate Your Outstanding IT Colleagues

We work with excellent people who do awesome things. It’s time we tell their stories and recognize them for how amazing they are. The IT Recognition Awards Committee is accepting nominations now through May 21. Continue Reading Nominate Your Outstanding IT Colleagues

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UW–Madison Zoom Implementation Roadmap Update

From outreach to documentation, here is the latest news from the UW–‍Madison Zoom implementation team at DoIT, with support of the Zoom advisory group. Continue Reading UW–Madison Zoom Implementation Roadmap Update

Endpoint Management

Endpoint Management Project Roadmap

An "endpoint" is a computing device that communicates back and forth with a network, including desktops, laptops, servers, and smartphones. Learn more about this project, critical to reducing threats to university networks. Continue Reading Endpoint Management Project Roadmap

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Celebrate Diversity, Inclusion In Tech: Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Accessibility makes our digital campus more inclusive—from websites to electronic documents—by giving people with disabilities the same opportunity to access information and connect. Join experts around the world for free workshops and events during May. Continue Reading Celebrate Diversity, Inclusion In Tech: Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Emergency Broadband Benefit

FCC launches program to help pay for broadband

Starting this month, the Federal Communications Commission is launching a new program to help people pay for broadband access. Spread the word to those who may need help. Continue Reading FCC launches program to help pay for broadband

Adobe Creative Cloud

How to Migrate Your Assets from Adobe Cloud

Whether you’re leaving the university or changing focus for the summer, migrating to a free, personal account allows you to take your Adobe assets with you wherever you go next. Continue Reading How to Migrate Your Assets from Adobe Cloud

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Network Maintenance this Sunday will Impact IT Services

Network Services will perform maintenance on data center hardware May 9 and 16. Faculty, staff and students should expect that many IT services will be disrupted or completely unavailable during these maintenance windows. Continue Reading Network Maintenance this Sunday will Impact IT Services

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Virtual Office Hours With UW–‍Madison CIO Lois Brooks

Join Lois in an unscripted conversation about a wide variety of subjects relevant to IT colleagues across the university. Special guest May 14: UW–Madison Chief Human Resources Officer Mark Walters. Continue Reading Virtual Office Hours With UW–‍Madison CIO Lois Brooks

Cybersecurity Awareness Training

Cybersecurity Awareness Training has begun!

Faculty and staff need to complete their Cybersecurity Awareness Training by Jun 30. All graduate and undergraduate employee and students will take the training in the fall. Continue Reading Cybersecurity Awareness Training has begun!

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Cybersecurity Forward 2021: Call For Proposals

Help others become more cyber secure by presenting at the 20th anniversary of Cybersecurity Forward! Submit your proposal by the May 21 deadline to showcase and share your knowledge. Continue Reading Cybersecurity Forward 2021: Call For Proposals

Let's Play!

Join Virtual Let’s Play Via Discord: Apr 22

As the semester nears the end, "Let’s Play" creates a space for students to find community and remember the importance of play. Join us for online games, Dungeons & Dragons, raffles, crafts, wellness resources and more. Continue Reading Join Virtual Let’s Play Via Discord: Apr 22

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