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OIT to launch new IT Service Portal

On Monday, Sept. 16, OIT will launch the first phase of the new IT Service Portal. Running on the ServiceNow...

OIT phishing video wins SIGUCCS Award

Think phishing is no big deal? Think again. About 50% of NC State’s daily email traffic is either spam or...

What’s new with Shared Drives?

If you missed the announcement this summer, Google renamed Team Drives to Shared Drives to better reflect the broader use...

OIT to implement new process for removing employee security access

The OIT will implement on May 4 a new automated security access removal process for employees who leave the university...

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

On Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, Microsoft will discontinue support, security patches and bug fixes for Windows 7, Server 2008 and...

Submit your application for the NC State Captioning Grant

NC State is currently accepting grant applications to assist faculty in providing video captioning for the following circumstances: A student...

OIT announces fall IT training classes

Enroll in OIT’s free workshops to learn about the exciting new features in Google Apps.  Upcoming training sessions include: Report2Web...

Participate in The Great PDF Purge

You are invited to participate in NC State’s inaugural “The Great PDF Purge“ that will be held Monday, Sept. 2...

Look for phishing hooks this fall

Phishers are continuing to catch the attention of the NC State campus community with targeted email attacks.  To protect yourself,...

OIT publishes 2018-2019 Annual Report: Strategic PriorITies

Since OIT’s inception, one of its significant strategic priorities has been to move toward an increasingly service-focused organization that anticipates,...

Enroll in eduroam

Are you connected to secure Wi-Fi? OIT encourages everyone in the campus community to use eduroam (education roaming), a free,...

Send confidential Gmail

NC State G Suite users can now send email confidentially in Gmail.  The Office of General Counsel and OIT Security...

Listen to WolfBytes Radio on 88.1 FM

Listen up! WolfBytes Radio recently moved to 88.1 WKNC HD3, a 25,000-watt FM signal that covers the Triangle region. The...

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Endpoint Protection Standard guidelines available

OIT recently published new guidelines to help campus IT staff comply with the Endpoint Protection Standard (EPS) security requirements. The...

Create a secure physical space at NC State

Physical security is an essential factor in the university’s strategy to protect its data from cybercrime. University data includes information...

Phishing attack targets Google Calendar users

NC State G Suite users are warned to stay alert to a recent phishing attack that is targeting Google Calendar...

OIT ComTech to implement Voicemail Retention change on Oct. 10

Effective Thursday, October 10, 2013, Office of Information Technology – Communication Technologies (ComTech) will implement a change to the university’s...

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