Information Technology Services

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  • Google Apps for Education

    Google Apps for Education

    Migration Update Now nearly five months into our move to Google Apps for Education, all faculty and staff are able to use the core Google Apps Mail, Calendar, Drive (Docs, Sheets, and Slides), Contacts, Mobile, Talk/Hangout, and Vault as well as non-core apps Sites and Google+. ITS is preparing to move @etal.uri.edu and @dept.uri.edu accounts […]

  • Information Security Awareness Training

    Information Security Awareness Training

    Although Information Security Awareness Training has been available since July 2014, only about 20 percent of faculty and staff computer users have taken it. Training consists of self-paced computer modules that provide education on what faculty and staff can do to help protect, not only themselves, but URI data and systems as well as the […]

  • High Performance and Research Computing

    High Performance and Research Computing

    A group of faculty – Angelo Lucia, Joan Peckham, Yang Shen and Ying Zhang – has been working with CIO Garry Bozylinsky on improving support for research computing. The team is working with research faculty and administrators to create a High Performance and Research Computing Center at URI. The Center would be a vehicle to […]

  • New! The ITS Systems Maintenance Calendar

    New! The ITS Systems Maintenance Calendar

    An ITS Systems Maintenance Calendar in Google Apps has been created to keep the university informed of scheduled system upgrades and maintenance outages. Interested members of the URI community may view it in a Web browser or add it to their own URI Google Apps Calendar page. For instructions on viewing the Maintenance Calendar, visit […]

  • Windows XP Users Should Upgrade

    Windows XP Users Should Upgrade

    Users of Microsoft Windows XP are reminded that they should upgrade to a supported operating system. Approximately a year ago, Windows XP reached its End of Life (EOL) support meaning that Microsoft no longer releases system patches or service packs. New vulnerabilities will go unpatched and provide new ways for bad actors to attack the […]

  • Administrative Management and Review Committee (AMRC) Report Update

    Administrative Management and Review Committee (AMRC) Report Update

    URI has begun implementing the Information Technology (IT) recommendation from the AMRC report for bringing in outside consultants to review all URI Information Technology (not just ITS). The first phase of that effort addresses the IT governance structure at URI.  Click here to view the consultant’s recommendations. A second Request for Proposal (RFP) to review […]

  • URI Interactive Campus Map Redesigned

    URI Interactive Campus Map Redesigned

    ITS is pleased to announce the launch of a newly redesigned interactive campus map accessible online at http://map.uri.edu. This new map tool integrates a local database of URI buildings, departments and administrative offices with the familiar Google Maps API interface and reflects a shift in web application design in support of a more minimalistic user interface […]

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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