Tech News on Hawk Hill

Computer Equipment over Holiday Breaks

As a note, we would like to express the importance of turning off your computer equipment during holiday breaks. We are asking all faculty, staff and students to maximize energy savings by shutting off computers, monitors, copiers, and printers before leaving for the break. This also prevents unnecessary strain on the equipment and the possibility…

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H1N1 Prevention

The Information Technology Helpdesk Support staff in BL 30 and staff at the Student Technology Center in SC 129 are taking precautionary measures to maintain a sterile work environment in an effort to keep the university community healthy. Listed below are just few examples of what we are doing to keep you healthy in regards…

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My SJU Update: 11/12/09

Yesterday, Sungard Higher Education, the vendor who develops and supports the underlying software which drives MySJU, was able to identify a specific channel within MySJU which appears to be the primary source of the performance issues with the portal.  The Personal Announcement channel on the SJU Today page was causing MySJU to completely suspend all…

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My SJU Update: 11/11/09

As you know, we continue to experience problems with MySJU.  The system has been extremely slow and at times does not respond at all.  Over the past several weeks, IT has implemented a number of patches and configuration changes as directed by Sungard Higher Education, the vendor who develops and supports the underlying software which…

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Snow Leopard and Windows 7

What is the plan for rolling out Mac Snow Leopard or Windows 7 for SJU-owned computers? Snow Leopard (Mac 10.6) We are currently in the testing phase of the Snow Leopard (Mac 10.6) operating system. In order to release Snow Leopard to the community, it must meet specific requirements. This includes compatibility with all university…

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New IT Website Launched

The Office of Information Technology is happy to announce the preview of our new website at http://www.sju.edu/it. The new website, based on the University’s latest web design, is a streamlined version of the old site with a number of new communication tools. The new site offers quick access to general information about IT and our…

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Faculty/Staff Help Desk Fall Break Schedule

The Faculty/Staff Help Desk will be open from 7:30am until 5pm on Monday, October 19th and Tuesday, October 20th for Fall Break. We will resume our normal schedule on Wednesday, October 21st.

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Student Technology Center Fall Break Schedule

The Student Technology Center will close on Saturday, October 17th, 2009 at 2pm until Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 for Fall Break. We will reopen and resume our normal schedule on Wednesday, October 21st, 2009.

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Got Zimbra?

Registering to be transitioned to Zimbra is easy. To find the “Got Zimbra?” channel: 1. Login to MySJU at my.sju.edu 2. Under the “SJU Today” tab, you will see the “Got Zimbra?” channel in the center. 3. Click the link that says Schedule My Transition to Zimbra Answer a couple of questions about your current mail…

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IT Training Classes

The IT department offers training classes on various topics during the semester. For the full list of training courses and to register, please go to http://it.sju.edu/training/desktop_software/training_schedule/. You can also login to MySJU and click the Employee Training link on the SJU today tab. If you have any questions, please contact Ben Jezierski, IT Training Coordinator…

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