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University of Minnesota Duluth, Information Technology Systems and Services

Infotech.News: September 2017

Technology news for UMD faculty, staff, and students

Next Generation Network and WiFi Update

Phase 1 is nearly complete. WiFi should remain stable. And eduroam should be your wireless network choice on campus.

Fall Avaya Phone Project Update

90% of the project is complete. The goal is to finish the remainder by the end of semester break.

Storage Project Update

ITSS engineering team is close to choosing a storage solution.

Personal Website Opt-in

A new personal ~tilde website process will be deployed in the near future.

Bring Your UCard!

Heading to the ITSS TechCenter or MultiMedia Hub for a repair or to check out equipment? Bring your UCard!

Canvas in Pre-Production for Fall 2017

While work happens to integrate Canvas with other systems, ITSS will set up meetings with departments.

September 2017 Ed Tech Update

We have collected links to resources, updates, and ways to get assistance.

Fall 2017 Accessibility eClasses

ITSS is pleased to offer 4 web accessibility eClasses this semester.

Phase Out of VHS Players in Classrooms

Standard cycle of refreshing general purpose classroom technology means VHS players are going away.

Multimedia Hub Adds New Capabilities

We now offer an audio description service and have a video production studio.

New Audio Description Service for Inclusive Video

A new service for making video inclusive is available via the Multimedia Hub.

New Staff Member and TechCenter Staffing Updates

Karli Niemann joined us. Aaron Caveny is back from military leave. Brittany Meyer has new responsibilities. And Adem Hunter is full time.