News

June 20, 2019

To the campus community,

The bSecure team is pleased to launch the bSecure Remote Access VPN (Virtual Private Network) service, using the Palo Alto Networks GlobalProtect software. This service allows you to securely access the UC Berkeley network from outside of campus and encrypts the information sent through the network. This service replaces the Cisco AnyConnect VPN service.

June 19, 2019

June 18, 2019

To our campus community,

This message is to inform you of a change in the way you make local phone calls from campus that will take effect on June  22, 2019. You may have heard about the upcoming 510/341 area code changes in the news. We want to clarify what the impact will be for UC Berkeley.

What is changing?

June 17, 2019

June 14, 2019

Early morning, Thursday, June 6, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Student Union was already a buzz of activity with attendees making their way into the building to participate in IT Summit 2019. The high energy continued throughout the day at this annual conference featuring a keynote by Chancellor Christ and a panel discussion on Diversity and Inclusion, this year’s theme.

June 5, 2019

June 3, 2019

May 29, 2019

Colleagues,

The bSecure team is pleased to launch the bSecure Remote Access VPN (Virtual Private Network) service, using the Palo Alto Networks GlobalProtect software. This service allows you to securely access the UC Berkeley network from outside of campus and encrypts the information sent through the network. This service replaces the Cisco AnyConnect VPN service.

May 23, 2019

 Diversity & Inclusion for One IT

Good morning
One IT community,

May 22, 2019

UC IT Blog

A new systemwide agreement for Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is now available, in addition to a Business Associate Agreement (BAA) for both GCP and G-Suite for Education. Here’s what you need to know.

May 21, 2019

One IT Colleagues,

The academic year is over. As we move into summer, we look forward to celebrating our community and all of our accomplishments at the annual One IT Summit, on June 6. We hope to see you there!

May 15, 2019

May 8, 2019

UCD workshop graphicOn March 25, 2019 six campus software teams assembled to receive usability feedback on their projects. The organizations and their projects were:

May 7, 2019

Overview

Every Windows product has a lifecycle and that lifecycle ends when it's no longer supported. On Jan. 14, 2020 Microsoft will discontinue support for its Windows 7 Operating System. After this date, if your PC is running Windows 7, it will no longer receive security updates or fixes, software updates, and/or technical support. Without security patches, these systems will be easy targets for hackers, malware, and viruses.

May 6, 2019

UCTech 2019 logoColleagues,

The UCTech 2019 program for July 15-17 is available on the conference website and registration is now open! Last year’s event sold out early so please reserve your space soon. Before you can register, you need to follow these steps:

May 2, 2019

April 29, 2019

Dear Colleagues,

It is increasingly important for each campus department to be able to clearly articulate how their work supports campus customers and advances Berkeley’s mission. Telling effective and memorable stories is a powerful way to communicate the benefits that your IT services deliver. To help you cultivate your storytelling skills, the Reimagining IT program has been sponsoring a series of Telling Our Stories workshops:

April 23, 2019

One IT Colleagues,

April 18, 2019

April 17, 2019

UC IT Blog

Imagine working with someone closely for over 10 years, talking on the phone weekly, yet never meeting each other in person. Or starting a technical project, only to learn several months in that another department on campus has been working on something similar.