Tag: Information Technology

April Systems Maintenance Window

April Systems Maintenance Window

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The next Systems Maintenance Window is scheduled for Friday, April 24, 10 p.m. CDT through Sunday, April 26, 3 p.m. CDT. Details of the scheduled work will be provided in advance of the window through a Connections campus announcement. Please be advised that during these maintenance windows, you can anticipate intermittent systems access, or extended […]

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Windows 7 Update: More migrations completed, extended sites scheduled

Windows 7 Update: More migrations completed, extended sites scheduled

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Windows 7 Migration updates as of Friday, April 10: 183 of 2500 PCs have been migrated Test migrations were completed for Enrollment Management and Media and Academic Technology Services (4/6 – 4/10) Webster Groves Main Campus Departments – in progress: Academic Advancement Public Safety Career Planning Project Management Office Registrar’s Office Shipping and Receiving Extended […]

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Windows 7 Update: Completed migrations, more scheduled

Windows 7 Update: Completed migrations, more scheduled

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Windows 7 Migration updates as of Friday, April 3: 144 of the 2500 PCs targeted for Windows 7 migration have been completed. Fix was put in place to address post migration printer problems on April 1, issue experienced by a subset of migrated users. Most users’ email and calendar migrated without incident. A few exceptions […]

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Email Server Maintenance: Saturday, March 28

Email Server Maintenance: Saturday, March 28

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Information Technology is scheduled to perform maintenance on the Blake and Bailey email servers on Saturday, March 28, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. During this time, users with email accounts that reside on the Blake and Bailey servers may expect intermittent unavailability of email services. If your email account resides on Blake or Bailey, […]

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IT Acceptable Use Policy for Members of Webster University Community

IT Acceptable Use Policy for Members of Webster University Community

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

As technology rapidly advances, we continue to review our policies related to University hardware and software utilization.  As a result, the University IT Acceptable Use Policy is revised effective March 20, 2015. This updated policy is located at http://www.webster.edu/technology/references/acceptable-use-policy.html and can also be found on the Information Technology, Faculty Resources, Human Resources and Student Handbook […]

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Rescheduled: Luhr Building Reopening Event April 6

Rescheduled: Luhr Building Reopening Event April 6

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost Julian Z. Schuster invite the Webster University community to the Luhr Building Opening on Monday, April 6, at 10 a.m. Join Webster community members in celebrating the new location for Webster’s Information Technology department and the Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE). This is a reschedule of […]

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Spring Software Request Deadline and Procedure

Spring Software Request Deadline and Procedure

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

From Kenneth Freeman, Vice President and Chief Information Officer: In order to manage a growing catalog of software titles, the University’s IT organization will assess all new software requests based on a number of factors in coordination with the programs of each school. These factors include: the product life cycle,  the vendor’s support structure for […]

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WWW2 Decommissioned; Update Your URL/Content by March 13

WWW2 Decommissioned; Update Your URL/Content by March 13

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The old web server www2 is scheduled to be decommissioned on March 13. Faculty owning content on this server are being contacted personally with instructions on having their content moved to the new server if so desired. This new server will provide increased security and a greater level of availability to users. If you have […]

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Poe Email Server Issues

Poe Email Server Issues

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Monday, Feb. 9, Information Technology discovered that the poe email server had been compromised. As a result, users with email accounts on poe have reported email missing from their inboxes. IT is currently working to replace the server and restore as much lost email as possible. It has been determined that the compromised server […]

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Follow-Up Survey for IT Town Hall Meetings

Follow-Up Survey for IT Town Hall Meetings

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you were able to attend one of the Information Technology Town Hall Meetings this week or last week (in person or online), Information Technology would love to hear your feedback. Please take a moment and complete the survey. Thank you for your participation and feedback!

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