The University of Texas at Austin

ITS News Archive

2014

April

4/11/2014
Growth of Virtual Machines on Campus
4/8/2014
New ITS Systems Director Announced

March

3/7/2014
Cyber-attacks Take Aim at Universities

February

2/21/2014
New Group E-mail System Launches
2/14/2014
Spotlighting the Contract Software and Web Services Team
2/7/2014
Canvas Takes Off!

January

1/31/2014
New Emergency Website Launched
1/27/2014
Security Services To Use Now
1/17/2014
Qualtrics Survey Tool Receives Common Good Funding
1/10/2014
2014 IT Initiatives

2013

December

12/20/2013
2013 Accomplishments

November

11/22/2013
Annual IT Governance Accountablity Report Now Available
11/22/2013
New Mobile-Friendly CIO Website Launches
11/15/2013
The Evolution of IT Governance at UT Austin
11/8/2013
Voice over Internet Protocol Deployment Underway
11/4/2013
Getting the Most Out of Outlook
11/1/2013
WebSpace Retirement and Alternative Services

October

10/28/2013
Shared Services Campus Dialogue

September

9/27/2013
Shared Services Powered by Cloud-based Information Technology
9/24/2013
Don’t Get Hooked - How To Avoid Phishing Scams
9/13/2013
Upgrade to Cellular Service on Campus
9/6/2013
User Services Becomes Customer Support Services

August

8/23/2013
SITAB Endorses New Campus Learning Management System
8/16/2013
New Program Gives Students Real World Experience
8/9/2013
The Amazing Growth of UT Austin’s Campus Network
8/2/2013
LIFT Awards Announced for 2013-2014

July

7/24/2013
Top 10 IT Higher Education Issues
7/19/2013
Ongoing Updates: Office 365 Migration

June

6/14/2013
Successful Evolution to Shared Services
6/7/2013
Helping Our Newest Longhorns
6/3/2013
Moving to the Office 365 Cloud

May

5/24/2013
Keeping IT Secure
5/20/2013
Helping Celebrate the University’s Most Recent Graduates
5/13/2013
Recent Strategic IT Accountability Board Decisions

April

4/26/2013
LIFT Award Recipients Share APPSOMA Success
4/19/2013
Rising Star Award Given to ITS Staff Member
4/19/2013
ITS Director Receives The Eyes of Texas Excellence Award
4/12/2013
New Director of ITS User Services Announced
4/5/2013
Preparing to be Prepared

March

3/28/2013
2013-2014 LIFT Solicitation for Proposals
3/22/2013
Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) Project Launches
3/8/2013
Innovation U—Getting Great Ideas Out the Door
3/1/2013
STAMPEDE!

January

1/25/2013
University Data Center East Hall to Open February 1, 2013
1/18/2013
Canvas and Google Apps Enhance Teaching and Learning
1/11/2013
Extensive Planning, Testing and Communication Results in Success

2012

December

12/7/2012
Is That Really You Accessing IT Services?

November

11/30/2012
Convergence of Science, Technology and Society in the 21st Century
11/16/2012
Upgrading the Campus-Wide Group Email System
11/9/2012
Administrative Systems Master Plan (ASMP) Town Hall Meeting
11/2/2012
Appreciating and Honoring Those Who Built IT at UT Austin
11/2/2012
Campus-Wide Information Technology Services Information Session

October

10/26/2012
2011-2012 IT Governance Accountability Report Now Available
10/25/2012
Enriching the Lives of Students, Faculty and Staff
10/19/2012
A More Strategic Approach to IT Procurement
10/12/2012
Expanded Data Center Capacity and Lower Co-location Rate
10/5/2012
A New Year Begins for IT Governance

September

9/28/2012
Moving Quickly to Virtual Computing
9/21/2012
Virtual Servers and Colocation in the New Data Center Offer Improved Savings
9/14/2012
Supporting UT Football

March

3/23/2012
UT Research Cyberinfrastructure Website Launched
3/9/2012
Strategic IT Advisory Board Makes Two Major Endorsements
3/8/2012
Information Technology Services Disaster Recovery Drill
3/6/2012
Common Good Email Strategy for Campus
3/6/2012
Everyone’s Votes Counts - UT Austin’s Learning Management System Evaluation

February

2/24/2012
Laptop Encryption Initiative Progress Report
2/23/2012
Find UT Mascots, Webconferencing, and Internet Privacy at Explore UT!
2/10/2012
Software Developer Training Program In Full Swing

2011

December

12/15/2011
2011 Year-End Project Updates
12/13/2011
Stay Connected During the Holidays
12/13/2011
Beware of the Grinch - Protecting Yourself From Theft
12/9/2011
A Checklist for December 2011 Grads
12/2/2011
Extra Bandwidth to Help with Finals

November

11/30/2011
Laptop Encryption Deadline Nears
11/7/2011
Alumni Sign-up for UTmail
11/7/2011
Top Ten Higher Education IT Issues for 2011
11/7/2011
The UT Directory White Pages Refresh Project - A Behind-the-Scene Success
11/7/2011
Standard Configurations Lead to Cost Savings
11/7/2011
Campus-wide IT Governance Progress Report

October

10/20/2011
Strategic IT Accountability Board - Fall 2011 Update

September

9/30/2011
Building Alumni Engagement with UTmail powered by Google
9/30/2011
ITS Service Delivery By-the-Numbers
9/19/2011
IT Governance Begins a New Year
9/19/2011
TRecs Moves to ITS Managed Desktop Support
9/19/2011
Lower Bulk Data Storage Rate for Campus
9/19/2011
Oops! You Are Almost Out of Bandwidth!
9/1/2011
Extreme Makeover: FAC Edition

August

8/31/2011
Welcoming Students Back to Campus
8/19/2011
Mooov-In 2011: Helping You Get Started
8/19/2011
Bandwidth on Campus
8/19/2011
A New Desktop Back-up Tool for Campus
8/10/2011
LIFT Awards Announced for 2011-2012
8/4/2011
SecureDoc Advanced Training Class Announced
8/1/2011
Information Security Office Risk Assessment (ISORA) 2011
8/1/2011
2011 Campus Network Report

June

6/17/2011
New Ways to Learn for Campus-wide Technical Staff
6/16/2011
Secure Doc Meeting Scheduled
6/16/2011
Absolute Manage Online Training

May

5/27/2011
ID Center Hours Extended
5/27/2011
Computer Repair Service Moves to Campus Computer Store