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

DUO Multi-Factor Authentication

Student rollout of multi-factor authentication starts soon!

Beginning Sept 9, UW–Madison students will have the opportunity to enroll in MFA-Duo. All students will be required to enroll by October 31.  Continue Reading Student rollout of multi-factor authentication starts soon!

Interoperability diagram

New initiative aims to improve IT system integrations

The Interoperability Transformation Initiative is making progress on untangling the university’s complex IT architecture to get you more information, more easily. Continue Reading New initiative aims to improve IT system integrations

Cyber Security Success

5 steps for securing your computer

Spend just a couple of minutes learning 5 basic steps that will help you keep your computer safe when you go online. Continue Reading 5 steps for securing your computer

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4 vital tech resources for new Badgers

Welcome to UW–Madison! We’re here to help you with technology so that you can get the most out of your time on campus. Continue Reading 4 vital tech resources for new Badgers

WiscList

WiscList migration update

In order to ensure the team has captured all requirements, we’ve extended the migration time frame to summer 2020. Continue Reading WiscList migration update

SoHE Common Area

5 of the best places to study on campus

Pretty soon you’ll be looking for that perfect study nook on campus. We’re sure you’ll find your ideal study spot on our list. Continue Reading 5 of the best places to study on campus

Meet the new CTO

Todd Shechter named Chief Technology Officer

Todd brings over 20 years of experience leading IT teams and a deep understanding of complex higher education institutions. He begins his new role October 14. Continue Reading Todd Shechter named Chief Technology Officer

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Protect yourself from SMS scammers

Want to know how to protect yourself from SMS text phishing attacks? Andy O’Donnell of Lifewire recently wrote a helpful article on the topic. Continue Reading Protect yourself from SMS scammers

IT Metrics

Rescheduled seminar: Using metrics to demonstrate IT value

Join us Wed July 24 in Union South. Ron Yanosky of EDUCAUSE, Gartner & Harvard shows how to create, track, and demonstrate IT value with metrics. Free! Continue Reading Rescheduled seminar: Using metrics to demonstrate IT value

Computer screen with DNS, domain and https information on it

5 Things to know about DNS over HTTPS

DNS over HTTPS (DoH) is a new way to provide domain name services that encrypt DNS requests, making it hard for bad guys to snoop on or spoof network users. Continue Reading 5 Things to know about DNS over HTTPS

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Attend Cybersecurity Basics at Lockdown 2019

Want to learn about Cybersecurity Basics? Join us July 17 at Lockdown 2019 and learn how to keep you and your family safe on the internet. Continue Reading Attend Cybersecurity Basics at Lockdown 2019

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