• September 19, 2012

    Sophos Problems - Sept. 19/20

    Sophos Anti-virus Software released a bad virus definition file that is triggering false alerts.

  • September 18, 2012

    Power Searching with Google Sept. 24

    UCSC is invited to attend a live online session of Power Searching with Google beginning September 24.

  • September 12, 2012

    Email-only Accounts Moving to Google

    Email-only accounts are moving to Google during the weekend of September 15/16.

  • August 1, 2012

    Computer Updates & Patches

    Information Technology Services (ITS) recommends leaving your computer on overnight at least twice a week for security patches and updates.

  • June 27, 2012

    Thunderbird Upgrade

    ITS is retiring support for older versions of Thunderbird since it is no longer being supported by Mozilla.

  • June 22, 2012No Image Alternative Tag Provided

    Changes to Google Groups

    Google announced a new file sharing service called Google Drive. This service will be coming to UCSC this summer.

  • June 7, 2012

    Google Email Issues

    Google Email (Gmail) is experiencing intermittent issues.

  • April 9, 2012No Image Alternative Tag Provided

    New Look for UCSC Google Email

    UCSC Google Email is getting an all-new look that's cleaner, more customizable, and even easier to use than before.

  • March 9, 2012

    Internet Outage - March 11

    This Sunday morning, March 11, from 6AM to 8AM, there will be approximately six short (1-3 minutes) intermittent Internet outages.

  • February 8, 2012

    IT Forum - March 2

    You are invite to attend an IT forum on March 2 from 11:30 – 12:30 or 1:00 – 2:00 in the Engineering 2 (E2) Simularium, room 180.

  • January 17, 2012

    Websites go Dark - Jan. 18

    On Jan. 18, some Website (including Google and Wikipedia) are going "dark" for up to 24 hours to help stop the web censorshop bills in Congress.

  • December 20, 2011

    Virtual Machine Outage - Dec. 22

    The Virtual Machine in the Data Center is planned for maintenance on Dec. 22, from 7PM to 9PM. Services will be impacted.

  • November 28, 2011

    Email Update - Nov. 28

    The UCSC Google Email system is back online.

  • November 28, 2011

    CruzTime Calendar Update - Nov. 29

    The UCSC calendar system, CruzTime, is back online, but showing duplicate meetings for some people.

  • November 17, 2011

    Email Outage Update - Nov. 17

    The UCSC Google Email system is back to normal. All email messages have been delivered as of 4PM today.

  • November 14, 2011No Image Alternative Tag Provided

    UCSC Email moved to Google

    On November 13, 2011, the UCSC email system for faculty and staff moved to Google.

  • August 24, 2011

    Mac OS X Lion Update

    Apple just released their next major version of Mac OS X, "Lion" in July, 2011. This latest operating system brings significant changes you should be aware of.

  • August 24, 2011

    New Email & Calendar Coming Soon

    UCSC will begin making the switch from our current email and calendar systems to Google Apps for Education — a move that will occur in two phases.

  • July 13, 2011

    New IT Request System

    ITS deployed a major improvement in campus IT support on July 13, 2011 with a new version of the IT Request ticket system.