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Web Server Requires Users to Switch to SFTP
- As part of our web server upgrade,
plain FTP service will be disabled on the UMD web server on
February 6, 2012. After that date, you will need to use
secure FTP (SFTP) to upload files to our web server.
UCard Campus Cash Changes Coming Spring / Summer
- ITSS is working with the Business Office, Library,
Auxiliary Services, UMD Stores, and Chemistry to upgrade to a
new technology for campus cash. The new technology will still
allow use of the Ucard, but the cash value will live in a
secure database instead of being magnetically written to the
- Enterprise Data Warehouse Server Replacement
- The Data Warehouse server will be upgraded to an Exadata
server on December 18, 2011. This may or may not have an effect
on how you access the Data Warehouse tables.
Mobile Learning (m-learning)
- Three resources from the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative try
to bring clarity to this expansive yet potentially
- Spotlight on Aaron Caveny
- Each month ITSS highlights a different member of the staff
to let you get to know some of the great people who are working "behind
the scenes" to make technology work for our campus. This month
the spotlight is on Aaron Caveny, Technology Support Professional.
Policy Update: Database Security
- ITSS provides a managed database
service. To ensure that your data is protected and meets
auditor guidelines for security, please consider using this
ITSS By The Numbers
Ten Years Ago in ITSS
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