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  • Against the clock: CISO speaks on IT recovery protocol

    Randy Arvay, the University's Chief Information Security Officer, weighed in on the challenging topic – "The Legal and Financial Considerations of a Cyber Attack on Physical Infrastructure" – at a federally-funded seminar on October 11.

  • Network News: Pilot bumps UConnect network to 5GHz

    To cut down on digital noise, UIT rolled out a pilot change in September to the UConnect network in 102 Tower, transitioning to a 5GHz-only network. Subject to the outcome of the pilot, 5GHz may become the U's new baseline frequency.

  • Meet Your Colleagues: Enterprise Security

    The balance between IT security and operational efficiency will always exist, but information security teams are increasingly recognized as vital partners in protecting an organization’s interests.

Other News

  • University well-represented at Supercomputing 2017 conference

    For more than 20 years, the University of Utah has represented research computing and advanced cyberinfrastructure at the annual Supercomputing Conference. This year’s conference took place November 12-17 in Denver, Colorado.

  • UIT holiday party details

    All UIT employees are cordially invited to this year's UIT Employee Holiday Luncheon and Prize Drawing, which will be held on Thursday, December 14, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the Rice-Eccles Stadium.

  • 102 Tower building updates

    Walking groups for the parking garage and nearby TRAX stops, a new website for 102 Tower building information, and safety planning updates.

  • Sign up for upcoming ITIL Foundations classes

    Dates have been announced for upcoming ITIL Foundations classes. Each three-day course provides participants with a practical understanding of IT Service Management (ITSM) best practices.

  • Photos: 102 Tower Halloween Festivities

    Rudolph's prospector pal Yukon Cornelius, the "Clue" crew, and holdouts from Jurassic Park could only mean one thing – creativity was on the loose October 27 at the inaugural Halloween event at 102 Tower.

  • UIT's Fenech discusses student program with higher ed counterparts

    UIT's Elliot Fenech discussed the organization's Student Employee Program on November 3, 2017 as part of a national Cyberinfrastructure Engineering Brown Bag virtual event. A recording and slides of the presentation are available on Google Drive.

  • IT Governance roundup for November

    The Teaching and Learning Portfolio met on October 24, the Enterprise Web Advisory Council met on November 3, and the Strategic Information Technology Committee met on November 28. The Architecture and New Technology Committee did not meet in November.

  • Kudos & Congratulations - November 2017

    UIT employees recognized for their excellent work.

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This photo was taken somewhere on campus. If you are a UIT employee and think you know where, send your answer to  stratcomm@it.utah.edu by December 8 at 5:00 p.m. Correct answers will be entered into a prize drawing.

Congratulations to Justin Evans (UMail and Collaboration) for correctly guessing the location of last month's photo (S.J. Quinney College of Law) and winning the prize drawing.

Upcoming Events

ITIL Foundations classes • Three-day courses give a practical understanding of IT Service Management (ITSM) best practices, in preparation for the ITIL Foundation in Service Management exam. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day (various  dates).
Last Updated: 12/5/17