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    AlertVU test scheduled for March 23

    Vanderbilt University Office of Emergency Management will conduct a test of the AlertVU emergency notification system on Thursday, March 23, at 2:30 p.m. Before the test, it is recommended that all staff, faculty and students review and update their contact information to ensure AlertVU message delivery.  Read More

    Mar 15, 2023

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    VUIT offering productivity workshops

    VUIT is offering a series of workshops to help faculty and staff use Microsoft tools more efficiently. Read More

    Mar 11, 2022

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    Prepare for upcoming email security enhancement

    Vanderbilt University will implement an email security enhancement in January 2022. Users of email campaigns will need to move to the university’s MyEmma solution in order to ensure their messages continue to be delivered. Read More

    Nov 3, 2021

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    All new employees to receive email address

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center has a new email address — Many Medical Center departments received the email address during a pilot prior to the launch of eStar in November. Beginning on March 1, all new employees will be onboarded with the email address. Read More

    Feb 26, 2018

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    Vanderbilt IT speaks to University Staff Advisory Council about how to protect against phishing attacks

    Masood Sidiqyar, VUIT’s director of security operations, spoke to members of the University Staff Advisory Council Aug. 8 about how to spot a malicious email. Read More

    Aug 9, 2017

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    VUIT working to resolve email issues

    Since Thursday, Feb. 16, users have been reporting ongoing issues with their Vanderbilt email accounts on mobile devices and while using Outlook Web Access. Read More

    Feb 27, 2017

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    VUIT changes access to email quarantined as spam

    (iStock Photo) On Wednesday, July 9, Vanderbilt University Information Technology will migrate the Vanderbilt Vmail (Exchange 2010) environment from ForeFront Online Protection (FOPE) to Exchange Online Protection (EOP). EOP is the latest version of Microsoft’s message transport and hygiene platform and includes enhanced anti-spam and anti-malware protection, greater flexibility… Read More

    Jul 2, 2014

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    Lync clients available for download for all employees

    In November 2012, Vanderbilt Information Technology Services (ITS) provisioned Lync standard accounts for all current Vanderbilt faculty, staff and graduate and professional students. Read More

    Jan 25, 2013

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    Stay on top of VU discoveries with Research News @ Vanderbilt

    Research News @ Vanderbilt is Vanderbilt’s research channel telling the stories about – and the stories behind – Vanderbilt’s latest discoveries in health and medicine, education and psychology, engineering and technology, law, business and politics, life, Earth and space, and society and culture. Subscribe to… Read More

    Jan 23, 2013

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    Trillion, trillion everywhere

    The number trillion has popped up in the news several times in recent weeks. On January 11, for example, the Sloan Digital Sky Survey-III – a scientific consortium that includes Vanderbilt – announced that it had created the largest digital image of the sky and is releasing it to… Read More

    Jan 20, 2011