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  • New UConn email website September 19, 2017
    UITS launches a new site for UConn email services. Email is one of the most widely used IT services at the University.  To meet competing needs and to satisfy varying policy requirements, UITS has maintained separate email services and supporting websites for students (G Suite, formerly Google Apps for Education) and faculty and staff (Office […]
  • Classroom Technology Lifecycle Plan September 11, 2017
    UITS has updated the classroom technology lifecycle plan. Classroom technology at the university was historically funded ad-hoc, typically with end of year resources.  This produced significant variation and unpredictable refresh.  Starting in 2014, UITS began implementing a comprehensive lifecycle plan for the educational technology installed in all centrally scheduled classrooms.  The plan was primarily funded […]
  • Updated computer labs September 5, 2017
    UITS has updated the computer labs in university libraries. University students typically have access to individually owned computers, but they also frequently rely on lab computers.  Before the start of the semester, UITS replaced thin client computers in the libraries on the Storrs and regional campuses with 220 powerful computers, which include a combination of […]
  • Moratorium August 23, 2017
    UITS will have a moratorium on non-emergency network and system changes starting Wednesday, August 23, through Monday, September 4. We understand that this time is a critical period for students and faculty as they acclimate to the new semester.  UITS will defer changes to systems and services that might have a production impact in order to […]
  • Addition of Kaltura Lecture Capture August 14, 2017
    UITS has added the Kaltura Lecture Capture to our service offerings. Kaltura Lecture Capture (KLC) is a cloud-based media capture and storage application that facilitates the integration of multi-media content into the UConn learning management system, HuskyCT.  UITS announced in October 2016 that a KLC pilot version was available.  We have used this past year […]