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IT SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE

IT SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE For Friday, May 22, 2015 SERVICES SUBJECT TO BEING PREEMPTED BY MAINTENANCE.  The maintenance tasks listed below, to ensure that all UTC information Technology services  provided to support the academic mission of the University will operate at optimal levels,  will be performed during the regularly monthly scheduled Friday maintenance time beginning at 5:30pm.  During this maintenance period you are welcome to use all available services,  subject

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How could we use technology to better our campus space?

NPR has an interesting article on productivity and work space. How do you think we could apply this technology to better our work and student campus spaces? Email your ideas to UTCCIO@utc.edu http://www.npr.org/sections/alltechconsidered/2015/05/20/405226172/how-a-bigger-lunch-table-at-work-can-boost-productivity?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=20150520  

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New Wireless AP in AVTF

Jess Williams, our UTC wireless administrator recently installed an additional wireless AP at the Advanced Vehicle Test Facility (AVTF). The AP was originally from UTK’s campus and will increase wireless coverage at UTC.  Ben Simpson and Sam Hicks helped with site installation as well. If you see our team out on campus, take a minute to thank them for all their hard work installing these new units and keeping

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Ask the CIO

Save the Date! Next week IT will host our monthly Ask the CIO  lunch and learn format.  Dan Chase will provide training on “Peering into the Black box that is UTC’s Website.” Have you ever wondered what was behind a website you are visiting? What does it take to make it ‘tick’? Come see an overview of the UTC website architecture, the hardware, software and organization it takes to

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Watch “Chattanooga’s Gig and the future of high speed internet”

Today at 3:30 on Al Jazeera you can watch “Chattanooga’s Gig and the future of high speed internet”. Tom Hoover was interviewed for the show and discussed UTC’s role in the community and high speed internet. To  find Al Jazeera on our local network provider, check here: http://america.aljazeera.com/watch/shows/techknow.html. http://america.aljazeera.com/watch/shows/techknow/articles/2015/5/15/the-gigabit-experience.html

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Apple Certified Associate: Mac Management 10.10

Information Technology is proud to announce that Marcus Myers, Ben Hoge, Stuart French, and Josh Smith have all received their Apple Certified Associate: Mac Management 10.10 certifications.   Marcus Myers states, “This certification deepened our understanding of Mac management in the enterprise.  Since Macs are not designed for the enterprise, it is very important for the support consultants to have and maintain efficient management strategies for our Mac customers at

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Ask the CIO on Wednesday 3/25

Wednesday, March 25, 12-1, we will host our monthly Ask the CIO with Tom Hoover, Robbie Reel and Jess Williams. Tom will review the monthly happenings in IT around campus. Robbie and Jess will be presenting, “UTC Wireless” covering how wireless works at UTC, design, how to access wireless, costs, etc. They will also talk about typical home wireless and how it compares to an enterprise wireless structure such

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Dan Chase Wins at OmniUpdate

Congratulations to our own Dan Chase! At the recent OmniUpdate conference he was presented with the customer of the year award. Click on the link below for more information. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOujerOvSFY&feature=youtu.be http://blog.omniupdate.com/posts/2015/outc15-unlocked-the-potential-and-moetry.html  

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Classrooms of the future- NPR Ed

What will the classroom of the future look like here at UTC? http://www.npr.org/blogs/ed/2015/01/12/370966699/meet-the-classroom-of-the-future

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Malware from legitimate websites

Make sure you run updates on your computer and always use the most up to date browsers.  Sometimes going to a legitimate website can still lead to a virus if you don’t have updates or an anti-virus program. If you are on campus and your computer is infected, please contact the Call Center at (423) 425-4000 and they will assist you. http://money.cnn.com/2015/01/08/technology/security/malvertising-huffington-post/index.html

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