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September 10, 2018

IT Colleagues,

In the spirit of continuous improvement, we are introducing a new dashboard where you can see, at-a-glance, the status of the various Berkeley IT systems: from Wi-Fi to Cal Central, bCourses to BFS (Berkeley Financial System) and beyond.

Enhancements for the new system status page include an interactive, user-friendly dashboard making it more visually appealing and easier to read. The page was designed with our campus community in mind and color-coded to quickly scan:

September 6, 2018

September 5, 2018

August 27, 2018

Hi everyone--

There’s been a lot happening on the move front in the last couple weeks, so we have a number of things to catch you up on.

August 16, 2018

One IT Colleagues,

August 9, 2018

IT Colleagues and Campus Partners,

The beginning of the semester is a peak period of activity for the campus, which results in increased demand for our services and impacts our IT systems and infrastructure. To provide optimal IT service and systems performance for our campus and minimize potential disruptions, we are implementing our customary IT systems freeze on production changes for UC Berkeley student systems to prepare for the start of fall semester 2018.

August 6, 2018

Hi everyone!

We do not have a lot of updates but wanted to keep everyone in the loop with what we have since the last message went out.  The due date for information from all directors was last Friday and we are reaching out to close the gaps to make sure OCIO and the Move Committee have the complete information from all our departments.  

July 30, 2018

July 26, 2018

July 24, 2018

Hi everyone!

July 19, 2018

July 10, 2018

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UCCSC is about a month away - August 13-15 - so we want to check in with you about what to expect next.

July 3, 2018

Dear Student,

This is a notification that you are required to sign up for 2-Step verification by Sept. 24, 2018.  

What is two-step verification?

July 2, 2018

Hi everyone!  We’re back with another update about the move to 2850 Telegraph. A lot has been going on in IST this summer and we have continued to make progress on the move, with many people involved. In our ongoing effort to keep everyone in the loop and to be as transparent as possible, here are some things that have happened since our last message to you:

June 26, 2018

June 21, 2018

Colleagues,

Happy summer solstice! We bring you this month’s ReIT digest on the longest day of the year and the official start of summer. It was great to see many of you at the One IT Summit, which has become an annual tradition in our community and another opportunity for us to share progress we are making on our strategic plan. We will share a summary of what was presented at the Summit, updates on tactics, and other important info:

June 20, 2018

June 19, 2018

Nearly 350 campus IT professionals gathered at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Student Union on Thursday, June 7 for the annual One IT Summit. The theme Inspiring Collaboration and Innovation was woven throughout the day’s program and activities. There were also ample opportunities for information technology staff to network, share their work, engage with campus IT leadership, and learn about new technology in the Exhibit Hall and Sponsor Showcase.

June 13, 2018

The June 6 UC IT Town Hall was a must-watch event! Dr. Kyle Lewis, professor of Technology Management at UC Santa Barbara, spoke on the traits of effective teams and how to become a successful teammate.

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Dear Colleagues,

In celebration of Staff Appreciation Week, I want to extend a note of gratitude for all the hard work and dedication each of you bring to our IST/OCIO team. We are fortunate to have an extraordinary number of talented people who are an integral part of our One IT community. We appreciate your efforts in providing excellent customer service, meeting the needs of our campus partners, and playing a key role in the initiatives that are vital to the success of IT and UC Berkeley.