Winter Break 2017 Service Modifications
Dec. 14 2017
DIT offices will be closed Friday, December 22 through Monday, January 1. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Additional service modifications are listed.
Student Technology Fee Proposals
Nov. 21 2017
UMD community members are invited to submit proposals for using Student Technology Fee funds online before 5 p.m. on Friday, February 2, 2018.
Avaya Conference System Decommission
Nov. 16 2017
UMD’s Avaya conference calling system will be decommissioned during the university’s winter break on December 30, 2017.
Multi-Factor Authentication Requirement for Faculty, GAs, and Campus Leaders
Nov. 13 2017
Beginning December 4, 2017, multi-factor authentication will be required for all faculty members, graduate assistants (GAs), and campus leaders in order to access many IT systems on campus.
Nov. 13 2017
A new Google Calendar user interface is now available in G Suite and TERPmail.
Oct. 18 2017
There will be no connectivity via wired and wireless networks to any devices on the campus network beginning at 2 a.m. The outage may be as short as 30 minutes, but the outage window lasts until 4 a.m.
Oct. 6 2017
There will be no connectivity via wired and wireless networks to any devices in affected buildings beginning at 2 a.m. The outage may be as short as 30 minutes, but the outage window lasts until 4 a.m.
Classroom Technology
Sep. 11 2017
Aiming to streamline and unify the overall instructor support experience in UMD’s 230+ general purpose classrooms, DIT and the Office of the Provost have planned some changes for the Fall 2017 semester.
Kaltura Media Management System
Sep. 8 2017
Kaltura, a new media management platform, is now available to store, modify, caption, and publish media assets.
Labor Day 2017 Holiday Service Hours
Aug. 28 2017
Division of IT offices will be closed Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.
New Guest Wireless Network
Aug. 28 2017
UMD now has a new Wi-Fi network for use by visitors to UMD!
Login Issues with the Central Authentication Service
Aug. 28 2017
Login issues affecting CAS, VPN, and umd-secure have been mitigated. There will be a additional system maintenance at 6:15 p.m.
Clicker Subscriptions Available at No Additional Cost
Aug. 23 2017
UMD student and faculty clicker licenses are now subsidized by the Student Tech Fee.