• Emergency Service Impacting Outage Notification

    May 2, 2022
    OIT will be going live next month with a new communication tool for informing the university community about emergency technology outages. Once the new Statuspage is implemented, you will be able to click on the Systems Status battery or the All Systems Alerts button to link to the Statuspage for more details about an outage.
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  • Microsoft Defender for Endpoint Antivirus

    Jun 10, 2022
    Deployment of the new antivirus security solution - Microsoft Defender for Endpoint - for Windows operating systems managed by the university will begin on Monday, June 20. If you are logged into your system, you will be prompted to restart your computer once the update to Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is installed.
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  • Protecting Our Campuses from Cybercriminals with Enhanced Email Security

    May 9, 2022
    Work continues on enhancing security protocols because of the rise in cyberattacks against members of our university community. Phase 2 begins Wednesday, June 1, and limits the number of external bulk email senders to help stop phishing attacks.
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  • Where are All My Online Meeting Attendees?

    May 9, 2022 by Tasha Carlson
    Microsoft Outlook online meeting features changes. Read more about adding or disabling Microsoft Teams on Outlook invites.
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  • Adobe Creative Cloud License Availability – New Semester Reminder!

    Jan 20, 2022 by Katherine Katona
    As part of the CU Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus Adobe Creative Campus program, students have free access to Adobe Creative Cloud and faculty and staff have access to to a license for only $45 per year. Adobe Creative Cloud has all the heavy hitters for graphic design, video editing, web development, and image editing plus, new cutting-edge programs for animation, 3D design, and augmented reality—more than 30 tools available for desktop, mobile devices, and the web.
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  • New Web Search Tool is Live!

    Jan 20, 2022 by Jozianne Mestas Kali Karakasidou
    OIT is excited to announce the successful implementation of a new enterprise-level web search solution. The new tool delivers features that improve the university website experience for all staff, faculty, and students.
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  • How CU Responded During the Recent Global Security Threat

    Jan 20, 2022
    Universities and businesses around the world were impacted last month by what is being dubbed the most significant cybersecurity vulnerability of the last decade involving Log4j software. CU security teams and system administrators partnered together to mitigate risk and remediate this security problem - allowing students, faculty, and staff the ability to continue learning, teaching, and working.
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  • Standard Access to CU Online Systems Restored

    Jan 7, 2022
    The temporary restrictions placed on CU online systems during the Log4j global security threat have been lifted and standard access restored beginning Friday, January 7, 2022, at noon. With new safeguards and enhanced monitoring in place, the university is able to safely return to standard operations and restore normal access across all systems. To our knowledge, university data was not compromised.
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  • IT Access and Services Limited Through Weekend

    Dec 12, 2021
    Security groups across campuses and University Information Services informed IT leadership Friday afternoon, December 10, of a serious global security threat impacting Java Log4J software.
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  • New Microsoft Licensing Brings Added Benefits

    Nov 30, 2021
    New Microsoft licensing agreement brings improved functionality and features for students, faculty, and staff.
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  • Creating Inclusivity with Technology

    Nov 30, 2021 by Kate Miller
    OIT continues to work on implementing inclusive software. Learn more about the new Zoom pronoun feature available and Namecoach, a new tool for name pronunciation.
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  • Tableau Server Moves to UIS through a Collaborative Cross-campus Partnership

    Nov 30, 2021 by Sharon Grant
    Partner News: OIT works with university partners to plan the migration of Tableau servers to a centralized server housed in University Information Services.
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