IT Services News

08/10/2017
Dev, Test, Prod: Oh, My!
dev-graphic-thumb.pngSo if you are in meetings with software developers or other technical folks you might have heard the terms “Dev, Test, Prod” thrown around. What do they mean and why should it matter?
08/08/2017
MyCard system upgrade scheduled for August 9
mycard-thumb.jpegMyCard services will be unavailable for about four hours beginning Wednesday, August 9 at 10:00 pm to allow for a system upgrade. Any web processes that are normally handled via MyCard will be unavailable.
08/07/2017
CAS maintenance and testing on August 13
keyboard-workers-thumb.jpgOn Sunday, August 13, at 8:00 am, IT Services will be performing maintenance and failover testing of the Central Authentication Service (CAS) using remote cloud services.
08/01/2017
McGuffey's universally designed classroom provides inclusion and accessibility for all
studentinclusive180x120.jpgAt first glance, the classroom looks almost like any other. There are four walls, desks and chairs, a row of windows, and a white board up front.But look closer.And you’ll see that this particular classroom involves so much more.
08/01/2017
Where are They Now? Life After IT
kinne-john-thumb.jpgIT and politics don’t often collide. Unless you are Miami alum and former employee John Kinne.
08/01/2017
Blue Eyes or Brown Eyes: Diversity Film Festival
eyes-thumb.jpgThe IT Services Diversity Committee celebrated summer with its annual film festival and picnic lunch. Wednesday, July 19 IT staff viewed A Class Divided.
08/01/2017
Get to Know Ethos
ethos-thumb.pngWith the move from Banner 8 to 9, you may be curious to know what makes this new version of the ERP Miami has had for nearly 18 years so different. One major factor is Ethos.
08/01/2017
Location, Location, Location: They Say it's Everything
hoyt-hall-thumb.jpgCovering territory from Boyd Hall on the east edge of campus to the Brown Road facility located blocks beyond the western border, IT Services’ staff are literally located all across the Oxford campus.
07/31/2017
Start of School Support Taking Shape
tent-2016-thumb.JPGPreparations are underway within IT Services for the start of the 2017-18 school year, and the barrage of students and faculty that will invade Oxford in August.