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UITS Governance Structure

The IT Partners program is a streamlined governance structure consisting of three standing committees that represent key groups within the University. Each committee provides insight and advice to the University Chief Information Officer on existing or proposed central IT initiatives that are relevant to the members’ role on campus.

IT Project Oversight Committee

Comprised of five permanent members, this group advises UITS on the systems and services that impact the mission of the University.

Next Meeting Date: October 27, 2017

IT Functional Partners

Administrators from university business areas provide insight and advice on enterprise administrative systems.

Next Meeting Date: TBD

IT Technical Partners

IT professionals from across the University provide oversight on the infrastructure and operations of UITS.

Next Meeting Date: October 13, 2017

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IT Research and Insight

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Access Gartner's library of core technology research, available to our UConn community through UITS's and Purchasing's membership

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IT Strategic Plan

Find out where we're going.

Read the 2014 IT Strategic Plan, our vision for advancing IT at UConn and supporting the University's core missions.

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Communication Archive

Be in the know.

View the news and announcements we send to our community about new developments and improvements to central IT.

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IT All Staff Meetings

Share with us and your colleagues.

Present your IT accomplishments and updates at an All IT Staff Meeting.

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Friday’s Announcements from the CIO

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RSS Vice Provost and Chief Information Officer

  • Student Employee Affiliation in LDAP November 22, 2017
    UTIS is creating a new affiliation in LDAP. When CoreCT went live last year, student employment data was integrated into the identity system with the existing Special Payroll designation.  Unfortunately, this meant that student employees could not be readily differentiated from staff members, and in some situations, they were granted incorrect entitlements.  After exploring options […]
  • Identity Finder updates or installs as Spirion November 8, 2017
    UITS will be updating the security software deployed to managed workstations on November 16. It will display the new product name and logo Spirion. Identify Finder is a software security product that UITS has historically deployed on all managed workstations.  This tool improves UConn’s security posture by locating confidential data, such as credit card and social […]
  • Phishing education November 1, 2017
    UITS has implemented changes that will help members of our community better protect themselves from phishing emails. Phishing emails trick individuals into divulging personal information and credentials.  This harms them and threatens others by giving perpetrators a foothold to expand.  UITS has proactively disseminated informational materials through various channels, alerted the community to particularly widespread or […]
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Friday’s Announcements from the CIO

mm-md

RSS Vice Provost and Chief Information Officer

  • Student Employee Affiliation in LDAP November 22, 2017
    UTIS is creating a new affiliation in LDAP. When CoreCT went live last year, student employment data was integrated into the identity system with the existing Special Payroll designation.  Unfortunately, this meant that student employees could not be readily differentiated from staff members, and in some situations, they were granted incorrect entitlements.  After exploring options […]
  • Identity Finder updates or installs as Spirion November 8, 2017
    UITS will be updating the security software deployed to managed workstations on November 16. It will display the new product name and logo Spirion. Identify Finder is a software security product that UITS has historically deployed on all managed workstations.  This tool improves UConn’s security posture by locating confidential data, such as credit card and social […]
  • Phishing education November 1, 2017
    UITS has implemented changes that will help members of our community better protect themselves from phishing emails. Phishing emails trick individuals into divulging personal information and credentials.  This harms them and threatens others by giving perpetrators a foothold to expand.  UITS has proactively disseminated informational materials through various channels, alerted the community to particularly widespread or […]