IT Services News

03/07/2018
Outage for Canvas Grade Change Alerts and Niihka beginning Friday
canvas-logo1.jpegOn Friday, March 9 beginning at 5:00 pm, IT Services will be migrating the Oracle databases that support the Canvas Grade Change Alerts and Niihka to new hardware.
03/05/2018
Planned outage: Database migration
attention.pngMaintenance is planned on several databases for the weekend of March 16.
03/01/2018
IT Services Staff Impacts Local Toastmasters Chapter
festus-ojo-speaking-2.JPGOxford Toastmasters Club has been around for five years, and the local chapter is heavily influenced by Miami staff, in particular, a group from IT Services.
03/01/2018
Self-serve Knowledge Base: Point, click, and Know IT!
self-serve-thumb.jpgTechnology knowledge has never been easier to find.
02/28/2018
Read&Write Offers More Than Just Text to Speech
read-write-logo-thumb.jpgRead&Write is a literacy software that provides an easy-to-use toolbar that makes documents, files and web pages more accessible. This program is available for free to all Miami students, faculty, and staff.
02/28/2018
MInE Decommissioning: General Announcement #2
keyboard-workers-thumb.jpgFriendly reminder: MInE (Miami Information Environment) will be retired this May.
02/27/2018
Forging relationships with the University: Brad Grimm takes the reins
brad-thumb.jpgCommunication and partnership are two of Brad Grimm's goals for the FBS/IT Services relationship.
02/26/2018
Breaking down barriers: Agile and Scrum at Miami University
agile-thumb.jpgAgile/Scrum methodologies were devised by software creators as a response to the need for a more iterative, flexible development process.
02/23/2018
Google offers new Drive applications for PC/Mac
google-drive-thumb.jpgGoogle launched two new applications for working with Google Drive files late in 2017. Drive File Stream and Backup and Sync are set to replace the current Google Drive for PC/Mac in May 2018.