Technology news for UMD faculty, staff and students
Compromised Accounts Used in University Payroll Theft Scheme
Do you have video material on the Web or use it in your courses? Are these materials captioned?
Social Engineering: You are Your Own Best Defense
Is Your Web Site Accessible?
Reminder: the deadline for making legacy University of Minnesota Web pages WCAG AA compliant is approaching.
Google Drive for Education Now has Unlimited Storage
With Drive for Education users can put an end to worries about storage limits.
Local Email Delivery Retired
On Friday, October 31, 2014, ITSS shutdown local email delivery service. Starting November 1, all email addressed to UMD email accounts that have not migrated into Gmail will be bounced back with the message: "Account permanently disabled."
New Accessibility Training Video Available
The video "Course Foundations of UX: Accessibility" is available to University of Minnesota students, faculty, and staff via Lynda.com.
Welcome New Staff
We are pleased to announce that we have recently hired two End User Support staff to replace ITSS staff who retired last spring.
New TechCenter Service System and Offerings
The computer repair and maintenance shop within the TechCenter implemented a new Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system in July 2014 and we are planning to add to our repair offerings.