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  • IT Metrics Presented at 2014 Campus Retreat

    DoIT Poster Presentation Now Available Online
    As part of the Foundations Workgroup poster presentation during UMBC's 2014 Strategic Planning Retreat, DoIT presented key metrics describing campus technology.
    Posted: August 22, 2014 4:15 PM
  • Bb Courses Prior to 2009 to be Deleted August 23-24

    Courses older than Winter 2009 will be deleted from Blackboard during the weekend of August 23-24, 2014. This includes: Winter 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008...
    Posted: August 22, 2014 3:59 PM
  • FA2014 Bb Course Shells Created 7/12/14

    Bb course shells for FA2014 were created on July 12, 2014 on the Bb production server at http://blackboard.umbc.edu.  Enrollments for FA2014 courses will continue to be updated daily....
    Posted: August 21, 2014 2:15 PM
  • Known Issue: Course Lists Cannot Exceed 99 Courses

    Too Much of a Good Thing
    The maximum number of courses displayed within the “My Courses” module under myBlackboard or within the “Courses: Quick View” module under the Courses tab in Blackboard is 99. If you are enrolled...
    Posted: August 20, 2014 4:00 PM
  • Introducing Respondus 4.0 and Respondus LockDown Browser

    Two New Respondus Testing Options
    Respondus 4.0Respondus 4.0 is powerful tool for creating and managing a wide range of question types in a robust environment. The application can import questions with images, equations and...
    Posted: August 19, 2014 11:08 AM
  • Blackboard Down for Maintenance 7 AM on 8/21

    The UMBC Blackboard server will be down 7 AM Thurs 8/21
    The UMBC Blackboard server will be down beginning at 7 AM on Thursday, 8/21.  This downtime is outside of the  regularly scheduled maintenance window  but is necessary for DoIT staff...
    Posted: August 18, 2014 11:07 AM
  • AD network share drive downtime this Friday at 6:00pm

    As part of our continuing commitment to security the servers that provide the department network shared drives need to be taken down so the operating system can be upgraded and patched....
    Posted: August 13, 2014 4:54 PM
  • LDAP-master and webadmin downtime on 8/21/2014

    Hello all.On Thursday, August 21st starting at 2pm LDAP-Master and Webadmin will be taken down for system maintenance.  During this time account creations and password changes will be unavailable....
    Posted: August 13, 2014 10:55 AM
  • Server Patching Friday August 22nd

    As part of our ongoing commitment to security, the Unix Infrastructure will be conducting its quarterly patching of systems.  While many of the systems will be patched without any service...
    Posted: August 5, 2014 4:36 PM
  • DoIT's Technology Support Center Now Hiring

    Are you looking for a job this Fall? Come work for us!
    The DoIT Technology Support Center is looking to hire additional consultants to work during the Fall semester. Please see our job description below and visit our job posting on...
    Posted: August 4, 2014 10:47 AM