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Outdoor Wi-Fi access on campus expanded

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The CARES Act opened new possibilities for connectivity outside at the U — funding 118 new Wi-Fi access points in outdoor spaces and bringing the U's total number of APs from 8,910 to 12,263.

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Top IT resources for U students, faculty, and staff

IT resources available to U students include laptops from Marriott Library.

Whether you are a new or returning student, faculty member, or staff member, these five IT resources/services will prepare you for the year ahead and set you up for success.

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Network Services team expands its ACI tool set

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UIT has spent the past few years adopting new Cisco technologies as it converts the university's data centers to application-centric infrastructure (ACI) environments. ACI is an ambitious data center strategy that shifted the security focus from the “the network” to “the application.”

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UIT Leadership Spotlight: Abraham Kololli, Network Services

Abraham Kololli, associate director, Network Services

The associate director — who loves to spend time with family, travel, and fish — is interested in measuring the customer experience, staying focused on solutions, and advancing the U's mission.

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'U Rising': CIO Hess on keeping Utahns digitally connected

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CIO Steve Hess joined President Ruth Watkins on the most recent episode of the “U Rising” podcast to discuss the U’s role in providing a statewide network infrastructure and other digital tools, and the initiative to enhance both last year.

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CARES Act fast-tracked network upgrades in 2020

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Although 2020 was a bit topsy-turvy, UIT’s Network Services’ Fast Facts infographic illustrates that, in many respects, it was a banner year, too.

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CARES will add significant gains to U's Wi-Fi capacity

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Funds from the CARES Act are breathing new life into previously paused Network Services initiatives, including a plan to improve wireless coverage at the University of Utah — inside and out. The $5.9 million project will increase the number of wireless access points at the university by approximately 27 percent — from 8,910 to 12,263.

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Get help with the recent UMail, Office 365 security upgrades

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New and returning members of the U community who are unable to access UMail from your mobile device (smartphone, tablet), desktop computer, or laptop should refer to our online help articles for instructions.

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Last Updated: 4/13/21