All News

January 13, 2023

January 12, 2023

To our campus community,

We are pleased to announce the launch of new wireless networks that will be available this spring semester: Berkeley-IoT (Internet of Things) and Berkeley-Visitor. Both of these new Wi-Fi options will help make our community user experience more secure and reliable as well as provide new features. Berkeley-IoT and Berkeley-Visitor will not disrupt your current Wi-Fi experience; eduroam and CalVisitor will continue to be available. 

December 14, 2022

To our campus community,

Apple released updates to their software yesterday that resolve the issues that have been impacting Wi-Fi connectivity on their devices. Our network team has worked to confirm the updates rectified the problems that have been reported. 

December 9, 2022

Updated Dec. 13, 2022: Apple has informed Berkeley IT that the software updates that were needed to rectify the issues their devices were having with Wi-Fi have been released and that this should resolve the previous connectivity problems. Our network team is working to confirm this information. If you use Apple devices (e.g.

December 1, 2022

winter scene with bears walking through snow

Service owners: Please communicate directly with your customers about reduced IT support during the fall and winter holiday/curtailment periods.

To our One IT community,

November 30, 2022

November 29, 2022

UC IT Blog

By Andrea McColl and Esther Silver. To the uninformed, it might seem that the goals of digital accessibility and cybersecurity would be rivals.  After all, isn’t accessibility about making it easier for people to come in, and cybersecurity about keeping people (or at least bad actors) out? 

November 28, 2022

Dear One IT Colleagues, 

Tomorrow, Nov. 29th, is “Giving Tuesday.” Giving Tuesday is a global movement focused on community and doing something good for others, such as volunteering, donating to charity, or lifting each other’s spirits during a time of year that is more difficult for some.

November 10, 2022

Tesla founder Elon Musk took over Twitter last month and installed himself as its chief executive officer. Then he laid off half the social media platform’s workforce.

November 8, 2022

Advances in brain-computer interfaces may soon make communication easier for those who have lost the ability to speak.

November 1, 2022


The EDUCAUSE 2022 Top 10 IT Issues take an optimistic view of how technology can help make the higher education we deserve—through a shared transformational vision and strategy for the institution, a recognition of the need to place students' success at the center, and a sustainable business model that has redefined "the campus."

October 24, 2022

Jeané Blunt, IT Communications Specialist

October 20, 2022

Dear Colleagues,

Mark your calendars for UC Tech 2023 which will be held July 17-19. UC Berkeley is honored to be co-hosting next year’s conference with UC San Francisco. This will be a hybrid event, with sessions available both in-person on the Berkeley campus and online. 

United Press International (UPI)

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Researchers at the University of California-Berkeley unveiled a robot that they said can fold clothes faster than any previous automation. 

October 19, 2022

October 12, 2022

Photo of the panelists at UC TechWe have all heard — and some of us have experienced — how having a mentor to offer guidance can make a huge difference in any given career path. But identifying as a woman, and having a great woman as that mentor can be a total game changer.

September 29, 2022

September 27, 2022

UC IT Blog

For the first time, the world’s largest Agricultural Robotics (Ag Robotics) conference, The World Agricultural Robotics Conference (aka “FIRA,” as it is called in Europe) will take place in Fresno, CA, Oct 18-20 under the name The California Agricultural & Robotics Technology Forum. Those in technology will have the opportunity to learn more about how robotics is revolutionizing the Agricultural Sector.

September 23, 2022

UC IT Blog

Events for the UC Tech community help introduce new skills, resources, perspectives and people. Mark your calendar with these upcoming events, and send events to share with others: Contact us


September 22, 2022

The Data Governance Committee, the most recent group chartered by the IT Strategy Committee to bring stakeholder governance to IT domains across the campus, held its inaugural meeting Thursday morning, September 22.