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ITSS By The Numbers: Student Computing Team

The ITSS Student Computing Team designs, implements, manages and improves ITSS funded student computing areas, which include Macintosh and Windows full access labs, and general access computing areas.

Posted on Monday, Apr 28, 2014 | Permalink

Ten Years Ago in ITSS: Portable ITV Unit Expanded Service on Campus

A decade ago we obtained the capability to create portable "quality of service" (QoS) Internet connections.

Posted on Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 | Permalink

ITSS By The Numbers: Faculty Technology Team

The ITSS Faculty Technology Team provides support for faculty, enabling them to use technology to enhance teaching, learning, and research as well as encouraging them to model effective and ethical use of technology for their students.

Posted on Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 | Permalink

ITSS By The Numbers: Security Team

The ITSS Security Team addresses the many security concerns ranging from systems, network, end user workstations, credit card processing, and forensics.

Posted on Monday, Feb 24, 2014 | Permalink

ITSS By The Numbers: The Systems Team

The ITSS Systems Team ensures access to computing resources for the UMD campus community.

Posted on Tuesday, Jan 28, 2014 | Permalink

ITSS By The Numbers: Phone/Network Team

The ITSS Phone/Network Team provides and maintains quality telecommunications and network products and services.

Posted on Monday, Dec 2, 2013 | Permalink

ITSS By The Numbers: Classroom Team

The ITSS Classroom Team ensures access to a wide variety of classroom equipment and services in support of instruction at UMD.

Posted on Monday, Oct 28, 2013 | Permalink

ITSS By The Numbers: Management Team

The ITSS Management Team effectively and efficiently plans, organizes, directs, and controls organizational resources in pursuit of organizational goals. The team pays special attention to our most important resource, our staff members.

From January 1 through July 31, 2013, the ITSS Management Team:

  • provided management services for 39 professional staff and 58 student employees.
  • hired four new staff and celebrated the retirement of two senior managers.
  • recorded 22 compliments and 6 complaints about ITSS services.
  • supported 567 staff hours of internal training and 560 staff hours of external training.

Posted on Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 | Permalink

ITSS By The Numbers: Enterprise Systems Team

The ITSS Enterprise Systems Team supports and improves campus and department requests for information, training and reporting which use University legacy and enterprise systems as the reference for source data. From January 1 through July 31, 2013, the ITSS Enterprise Systems Team:

  • responded to 345 customer requests for service.
  • supported 123 different applications.
  • managed 26 change requests and 34 unexpected application outages.

Posted on Friday, Sep 6, 2013 | Permalink

ITSS By The Numbers: Desktop Team

The ITSS Desktop Team improves planning and delivery of desktop support services for UMD faculty, staff and students, helping them to be successful and independent in their work with electronic information and computing applications.

From July 1 through December 31, 2012, the ITSS Desktop Team resolved 1300 requests for assistance, which came in through the ITSS Help Desk.

Posted on Monday, Apr 22, 2013 | Permalink