Archives

  • Sophos Problems - Sept. 19/20

    September 19, 2012

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

  • Power Searching with Google Sept. 24

    September 18, 2012

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

  • Email-only Accounts Moving to Google

    September 12, 2012

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

  • Computer Updates & Patches

    August 1, 2012

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

  • Thunderbird Upgrade

    June 27, 2012

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

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    Changes to Google Groups

    June 22, 2012

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

  • Google Email Issues

    June 7, 2012

    Google Email (Gmail) is experiencing intermittent issues.

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    New Look for UCSC Google Email

    April 9, 2012

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

  • Internet Outage - March 11

    March 9, 2012

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

  • IT Forum - March 2

    February 8, 2012

    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.

  • Websites go Dark - Jan. 18

    January 17, 2012

    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.

  • Virtual Machine Outage - Dec. 22

    December 20, 2011

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

  • Email Update - Nov. 28

    November 28, 2011

    The UCSC Google Email system is back online.

  • CruzTime Calendar Update - Nov. 29

    November 28, 2011

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

  • Email Outage Update - Nov. 17

    November 17, 2011

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

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    UCSC Email moved to Google

    November 14, 2011

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

  • Mac OS X Lion Update

    August 24, 2011

    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.

  • New Email & Calendar Coming Soon

    August 24, 2011

    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.

  • New IT Request System

    July 13, 2011

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