Aug. 16 2018
UMD's Gmail services, UMD G Suite and TERPmail, will be getting a new look and a few new features over the next several days.
Aug. 3 2018
UMD Box accounts now offer unlimited data storage and extended time before items are deleted.
Aug. 1 2018
UMD has named Jeff Hollingsworth as Vice President and Chief Information Officer.
Jul. 31 2018
Between 10 p.m. Wednesday, August 1 and 3 a.m. Thursday, August 2, Cisco will be upgrading the university’s Webex Web Conferencing system to a new version.
Jul. 13 2018
The IT Service Desk support portal has a new look and some improved features!
Jun. 27 2018
Division of IT offices will be closed Wednesday, July 4, 2018.
Jun. 1 2018
This summer, nearly 3,000 wireless access points in UMD academic and administrative buildings will be replaced with new equipment.
Jun. 1 2018
Webex Teams (formerly Cisco Spark) is a messaging, online meeting, screen sharing, and whiteboarding tool available to all University of Maryland faculty and staff.
May. 21 2018
Division of IT offices will be closed Monday, May 28, 2018.
May. 21 2018
Beginning October 15, 2018, multi-factor authentication will be required for all students in order to authenticate using UMD's Central Authentication Service (CAS).
May. 17 2018
DIT now offers an Academic Technology and Innovation Media Studio a professionally equipped and staffed production facility.
May. 16 2018
Graduating students, instead of letting your Adobe Creative Cloud subscription expire, you can keep it at a discounted price.
May. 15 2018
Terrapin Tech will close at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.
Apr. 3 2018
UMD students, faculty, and staff can now use their Directory ID and password to log into Adobe Creative Cloud. Learn about the associated changes.
Apr. 3 2018
The Spring 2018 Dell bulk buy period for UMD institutional purchases is April 2 through May 25, 2018. The bulk discount is 5 to 7% off on select configurations.
Mar. 15 2018
DIT will be performing network testing during Spring Break to test and ensure the redundancy of UMD’s networking resources. There could be brief related outages.
Mar. 8 2018
From 7 a.m. March 18 until 7 a.m. March 19, 2018, DIT will conduct a test of disaster recovery procedures for institutional IT systems that will result in an outage of many university IT services.
Mar. 8 2018
DIT offices will be closed March 17 - 20 for Spring Break. Additional service modifications are listed.
Mar. 7 2018
NVivo qualitative research software is now available to UMD faculty, staff, and graduate students via TERPware.
Feb. 6 2018
New computational tools are now available to UMD community members thanks to an expanded campus-wide license for MATLAB, Simulink, and companion toolboxes.