OIT News

OIT News is produced by OIT’s Information & News Services team. Visit regularly for updates on IT services across campus.


WolfMeeting to get Modern View

OIT ComTech will upgrade WolfMeeting, NC State’s WebEx audio, video and Web conferencing service, beginning 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24...

NC State Captioning Grants available 

As NC State faculty integrate more multimedia into their courses, it is imperative that these courses are captioned.  Course captioning...

OIT to perform extended maintenance Feb. 1-2

From 6 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, OIT will perform quarterly extended maintenance that will...

Location changes in Google Calendar Events

Later this month, Google will stop populating the “Location” field in Calendar events with rooms and resources.  This change will...

Look out for phishing lures

Be on the lookout for phishers as they continue to lure the NC State campus community with deceptive emails and...

Windows 7 is toast!

Are you still running Windows 7?  OIT will deploy a “toast” pop-up notification to remind you that Microsoft discontinued support...

Sign up for Accessibility in the Classroom

The NC State IT Accessibility Office will offer Accessibility in the Classroom Monday, Feb. 10 to Friday, March 20. This...

OIT to require students to use Duo Security with VPN

Starting at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, OIT will require NC State students to authenticate with Duo Security when...

2020 starts a new decade and new year for IT training

Find out what’s new in Jamf Pro, Web Accessibility, G Suite, WordPress, and more! Upcoming OIT training sessions include: Google...

OIT to upgrade the Financial System Feb. 21-24

OIT will upgrade the Financial System to PeopleTools 8.57 beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21 to 7 a.m....

Microsoft to end support for Windows 7, Server 2008 and Server 2008R2

On Tuesday, Jan. 14, Microsoft will discontinue support, security patches and bug fixes for Windows 7, Server 2008 and Server...

IT maintenance planned for Feb. 1-2

From 6 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, OIT will perform quarterly extended maintenance that will...

OIT announces SIIR scanning schedule for 2020

Protecting your data on campus is a very sensitive issue. So every quarter, OIT Security and Compliance performs scans to...

Conference Now

If you’re looking for a secure audio conferencing option, try Conference Now.  You can use Conference Now with any phone...

OIT Walk-in Center and NC State Help Desk announce holiday hours

The OIT Walk-in Center and NC State Help Desk announce their operating hours for the Winter Break. Be sure to...

Power down during Winter Break

As you prepare to leave your office for the Winter Break, make sure you power down your non-essential electronics and...

OIT to migrate NCSU Drive to new network storage system

OIT is updating the hardware that supports the NCSU Drive, which provides storage of home and shared drives for many...

Register for free OIT training

Find out what’s new in WebEx, G Suite, WordPress, Report2Web, and SAR. Upcoming OIT training sessions include: Cisco Jabber: Your...

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