IT Services News

Accessible Technology Services: The team that makes your tech accessible!
kara-180.jpgAccessible Technology Services is responsible for making sure the tech provided by the University supports every student, faculty and staff member throughout their journeys here at Miami.
Diwali celebration at Miami
diwali-group-thumb.jpgDiversity is a huge aspect of the workplace here in IT Services, and this was even more apparent during the week of October 16.
Students Accessing Miami: Faculty portal paves the way to success
sds-logo-thumb.jpgInclusion is one of the main missions of the Miami 2020 Plan, and the SAM portal helps us achieve that goal.
What you need to know about the 'KRACK' vulnerability
wi-fi-logo-180.pngVulnerability on Wi-Fi just got a bit more interesting. Here's the scoop.
Google offers new Drive applications for PC/Mac
google-drive-thumb.jpgGoogle recently launched two new applications for working with Google Drive files. Drive File Stream and Backup and Sync are set to replace the current Google Drive for PC/Mac service
It's Official: Blackboard is Live!
bb-sig-180-thumb.pngBlackboard went live earlier this week as the primary channel for support used by IT Services at Miami University.
Steps to help secure your online presence
ncsam-thumb.pngOctober is Cyber Security Awareness Month. To celebrate, we are providing four simple ways for you to better secure your online footprint.
Details about mandatory laptop encryption
encryption-thumb-red.jpgFull-disk encryption (FDE) will be rolled out over the next few weeks by Miami University IT Services. By installing FDE, we are ensuring that no confidential data can be accessed if an employeeÂ’s Miami-issued laptop is lost or stolen.
Full disk encryption coming to University laptops
laptop-security-thumb.jpgOver the next few weeks, Miami University IT Services will be rolling out full disk encryption (FDE). Here are a few frequently asked questions about this new requirement, and how it will impact users.