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Friday, July 14, 2017


There are two changes that will occur later this month:

Change 1: The Password Manager site will be temporarily unavailable beginning Thursday, July 27, 5 p.m.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The last of three planned system outages will occur this Friday, July 14, from 6 p.m. - Midnight. Due to a data center hardware upgrade, the following systems and applications will be unavailable from both on and off campus. Note: The phone system, including Blue Light phones, will be available.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Reminder 1: Planned Outage this Friday morning, July 7

The second of three planned network outages is this Friday morning from 4 - 5:00 a.m. During this outage, internet access will not be available anywhere
on-campus. Additionally, several systems will not be accessible from off-campus. The systems are:

All uncc.edu webpages

Wednesday, June 28, 2017


The Petya Ransomware global cyber attack started last night and has affected computers in over 65 countries. ITS has evaluated the risk to university computers and we believe the risk is low. ITS pushes out mandatory Microsoft system updates to these computers every month. The updates include updated security protections–this means the majority of university computers are not at risk.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017


Interested in the latest Dell and Intel technology? Faculty and staff are invited to check out the Dell Destination RV event on Friday, June 30, for some free food and drinks, along with an interactive experience of cool new products. Dell's RV will be on campus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the open plaza area between Kennedy and Rowe buildings.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017


This message DOES NOT apply if your computer falls in any of these scenarios:

  • All Windows 7 computers
  • Windows or Mac computers in COEngineering or HRL

  • Macs in COAA, CCI, SUAR

Otherwise, please read the message below:

Tuesday, June 20, 2017


Before buying that software you need, see what's available–for free–to UNC Charlotte students, faculty and staff!

Students

Faculty and staff

 

Thursday, June 8, 2017
Monday, June 5, 2017


Several improvements are being made to the University’s computing network which will enhance performance, reliability and security for everyone. The improvements will take place during three scheduled outages in June & July. They will occur during non-business hours on various Fridays to minimize any inconvenience. If you have any questions, please contact the IT Service Desk at ext. 7-5500.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017


ITS is pushing an update to Windows computers next week. This is happening because the University’s Active Directory, the database which manages user accounts and groups, is being reorganized.

Action Required:

On your Division’s assigned date (see below), when you leave work close all of your open applications and logout...but leave your computer ON. Your computer is going to reboot at 10 p.m. which is why it’s important to close and save your work.