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December 14, 2017

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Colleagues,

UC Davis will host the next annual University of California Computing Services Conference (UCCSC) on Aug. 13-15, 2018. The theme this year is Sustainable Technology.   

December 13, 2017

To all staff in VC Administration units:

Thank you to all staff in the VCA Division who have signed up for CalNet 2-Step Verification. We had a tremendous response to our initial request. Colleagues have reported that both signing up and using 2-Step is simple.

December 6, 2017

UC IT Blog

Welcome to the second post in a series about the UC Tech Slack workspace. Here’s the link if you missed the first article. Today I am going to talk about new features in Slack, as well as Slack’s first user conference, Slack Frontiers.

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In 2016, shoppers bought more online than in stores – and Cyber Monday was the biggest online shopping day in the history of the U.S!

Unfortunately, that means this is a perfect time of year for cybercriminals. Three common ways that criminals take advantage of online shoppers are:

December 4, 2017

The Network Operations and Services team and the Information Security and Policy group are implementing bSecure, a new firewall and information security service for campus. This service will replace the existing Cisco ASA-based Data Center and Campus Departmental Firewall services.

As of December 31, 2017, the Network Operations and Services team will no longer provision new Cisco ASA-based Data Center Firewall Services.

November 29, 2017

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November 20, 2017

Over the past year, our 2017 interns at Berkeley Research Computing (BRC) have been hard at work developing a banking system in SLURM, Savio’s cluster management and job scheduling system, 

November 8, 2017

November 6, 2017

In Research IT, we believe building partnerships is a key part of growing and sustaining a thriving ecosystem for campus research computing. Our efforts to support cloud computing are one of several ways that we work to build community on our campus, across the UC system, and beyond.

November 1, 2017

Have you heard about this UC Tech Slack thing? No? Well it is a rapidly growing community with 2,500 of your information technology (IT) colleagues across the entire University of California. We have representation from all campuses and labs.

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October 31, 2017

photos of One IT members at last year's staff appreciation event

To our One IT Community,

Happy Halloween!

October 30, 2017

The room was packed at the third annual You’re IT! Staff Appreciation event held Thursday, Oct. 26 at the Alumni House.

October 27, 2017

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October 18, 2017

Every new cyber-attack or scam seems to be accompanied by a barrage of cybersecurity tips, pointers, dos and don’ts that we’re expected to follow to keep ourselves and our families safe and secure. While sometimes specific tips and awareness messages are important, it’s easy to get overwhelmed and tune it all out.

October 17, 2017