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Check out this growing list of university resource links related to tech and COVID‑19. Continue Reading Tech resources for working & learning remotely

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IT Service Advisory

All core IT services will remain fully operational during this time of working remotely. Some services will continue in a limited fashion for the duration of the current circumstances. Get service advisory details here.

News

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

Cyber Security Success

COVID-19 consumer warnings & safety tips

Two recently published articles offer relevant and useful information for staying cybersecure online. Continue Reading COVID-19 consumer warnings & safety tips

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New storage quotas for Box after unexpected contract changes

Beginning June 15, 2020, UW-Madison Box accounts will no longer have unlimited storage and all accounts will be subject to a storage quota.  Continue Reading New storage quotas for Box after unexpected contract changes

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IT Projects Update Forum offers deep dive into ‘Interop’

The Interoperability Initiative aims to map out a more thoughtful approach to how hundreds of applications across the university interact with each other. Continue Reading IT Projects Update Forum offers deep dive into ‘Interop’

WiscList Migration

WiscList Main migration button live; all email lists will be moved by Dec 21

As of June 1, you’ll see a prompt upon logging in that invites you to migrate your lists from WiscList Main to Google Groups.  Continue Reading WiscList Main migration button live; all email lists will be moved by Dec 21

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Qualys training now available

Learn how Qualys can help improve your vulnerability management. Continue Reading Qualys training now available

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Create a custom background for MS Teams virtual meetings

Did you know that you can set a custom background for MS Teams in a couple of easy steps? Continue Reading Create a custom background for MS Teams virtual meetings

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Looking for opportunity in COVID-19

Perspectives from Chief Information Security Officer Bob Turner: While COVID-19 has brought challenges, it also brings great opportunities to rethink the way we work. Continue Reading Looking for opportunity in COVID-19

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Announcing: 1st annual IT Recognition Awards program

We work with excellent people who do awesome things. It’s time we tell their stories and recognize them for how amazing they are. Continue Reading Announcing: 1st annual IT Recognition Awards program

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Spring 2020 IT Projects Update Forum: May 27

Get project briefs on 4 major projects and a deep dive on the Interoperability Transformation Initiative. Continue Reading Spring 2020 IT Projects Update Forum: May 27

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Adobe Creative Cloud now available free to students

The popular graphic design software is temporarily available for free to students through July 6, 2020. Continue Reading Adobe Creative Cloud now available free to students

Finalist Presentations

Patrick Johnson’s gave Help Desk AD finalist presentation

Patrick Johnson gave a finalist presentation for DoIT Help Desk Assistant Director. Results will be announced shortly. Continue Reading Patrick Johnson’s gave Help Desk AD finalist presentation

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