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Acceptable Use of UT Chattanooga Devices

As you have probably all noticed that over the past several months we have seen an increase in the amount of SPAM in our inboxes. Some of this increase can be attributed to links that people at UTC have clicked on in SPAM emails. It is important for everyone to remember that everyone plays a big role in helping to keep our network safe. It is also important to

UTC Internet Connectivity Upgrade

On the afternoon of December 8, 2015 UTC performed an upgrade to its internet connectivity with EPB. Prior to the upgrade, the University utilized two separate 1Gbps connections to EPB for internet access. This upgrade replaced one of the 1Gbps links with one running at 10Gbps. The increase results in the University now having more than five times the amount of bandwidth capacity to the internet. UTC now has

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Scheduled IT Maintenance for April 10, 2015

IT SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE For Friday, April 10, 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

Qualtrics: More than just surveys

At the Ask the CIO meeting on 1/28/15 Carson Coe gave a presentation on Qualtrics and how it can be used for more than just surveys. Mr. Coe has used the survey program to create a step by step instructional guide for registering network devices, with unique messages tailored to the specific device that a student or faculty member is trying to register. Innovative approaches like this, along with

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Announcement from Enterprise Center

Check out this announcement from the Enterprise Center  Click Here!  

EDUCAUSE Top 10 IT Issues of 2015

Greetings,  EDUCAUSE announced its Top 10 IT Issues 2015.    Check them out  Do you agree?  What do you think?

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Welcome Back!

Welcome back Mocs!  If you need any technology help please stop by UC124A or call extension 4000. Have a great semester! Thomas Hoover Associate Vice Chancellor and CIO

National Cyber Security Awareness Month

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) and is designed to engage and educate public and private sector partners through events and initiatives with the goal of raising awareness about cybersecurity and increasing the resiliency of the nation in the event of a cyber incident.  Cybersecurity is a shared responsibility, and everyone can take a few simple steps to make the Internet experience more secure.  Come back each week during

Communication Skills for Leaders

Tom Hoover, Chief Information Officer, will facilitate a Communication Skills for Leaders development session this Friday. Mark your calendars and do not miss this opportunity to network with your peers and enhance your leadership competencies through gaining insight from our very own senior leaders on campus.

Campus Technology 2013: Getting on Chattanooga’s Virtual Choo Choo

CIO Tom Hover presented at Campus Technology 2013. Please see his program highlights below. Program Description: The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga conducted a desktop virtualization pilot in university academic computing labs.   After attending this presentation the audience will gain insight into why UTC selected Citrix VDI in a Box, why it chose to buy servers from Dell with Citrix already preconfigured, why they chose to use NComputing’s N500

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