Jan. 7, 2015—A new streaming media tool integrated with Blackboard will enable faculty and students to upload, publish, search, create, re-use and share video with registered class members directly from within the course management system.
Jan. 4, 2015—To ensure that Vanderbilt faculty and staff receive the best IT support possible, Vanderbilt IT wants to make the community aware of how to access the designated support teams for the university and Medical Center.
Dec. 18, 2014—Anyone who has ordered a certificate from the Vanderbilt IT Software Store or through Enterprise Public Key Infrastructure for use with an application or service will need to upgrade to ensure future communications remain secure.
Dec. 17, 2014—There's still time to take the VUIT Faculty and Staff Satisfaction Survey, the results of which will be used to further improve service and support.
Dec. 17, 2014—Vanderbilt’s McAfee VirusScan for Mac subscription is set to expire Dec. 31, 2014. Vanderbilt will continue to offer VirusScan through Dec. 31, 2015, providing customers with a year to migrate from VirusScan to SCEP.
Dec. 16, 2014—Vanderbilt’s OAK course management system is being migrated from Vanderbilt servers to Blackboard servers. The system will be unavailable Dec. 21-22, and access to some courses will be limited in December.
Dec. 3, 2014—Vanderbilt IT recently changed the system for billing and managing telephones and telephone-related services.
Nov. 25, 2014—Support of Clinical Workstations and a portion of the IT Help Desk transitioned to Dell in October. In the second phase of this transition, LAN Management Services (LMS) will move to Dell beginning February 2015.
Nov. 10, 2014—Last weekend, hackers launched a significant phishing attack against Vanderbilt email users.
Nov. 3, 2014—Vanderbilt’s McAfee VirusScan for Mac subscription is set to expire Dec. 31, 2014.
Nov. 3, 2014—Later this year, Vanderbilt’s localized version of Blackboard’s course management system, OAK, will move from on-campus Vanderbilt servers to off-campus Blackboard servers.
Oct. 14, 2014—As of Oct. 1, support of clinical workstations and a portion of the IT Help Desk have transitioned to Dell.