Microsoft Lync services restored

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Microsoft Lync is now back online….

BU WordPress upgrade version 3.1.4 to 3.6.1

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

On Sunday morning, 12/8, IS&T Application teams will upgrade the WordPress installations for www.bu.edu, www.bumc.bu.edu and sites.bu.edu.  This will upgrade WordPress from version 3.1.4 to version 3.6.1. WordPress will be in maintenance mode for the duration of this upgrade. Websites will continue to be publicly browsable, but editors and site admins will not be able…

BUworks will be unavailable 3/10/13 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Due to system maintenance, BUworks will be unavailable on Sunday, 3/10 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Join us for a presentation by Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

The GPU@BU community and Silicon Mechanics, Inc. would like to invite you to a talk and discussion led by members of the Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) technical team. AMD is a leading semiconductor design company that manufactures computer processors, accelerators, and graphics technologies which are used in everything from game consoles to supercomputers…

Crashplan Cloud Storage Server Connectivity Issue

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Incident Discovery Time: 02:30pm on 10/16/2012 Services Impacted: Crashplan Cloud Storage Connectivity Description of Impact The Crashplan cloud storage server is intermittently losing connectivity. Current Status IS&T teams have not yet identified the cause ohf the incident, but are investigating with the vendor. Additional Information This incident may effect the ability to backup and restore….

Presentation on Clickers in the Classroom with Turning Technologies

Monday, October 1st, 2012

Audience Response Systems (Clickers) offer a powerful way to increasing student engagement and improve learning. While clickers have great applicability in larger classes, they can be used in classes of any size. In this interactive webinar, we’ll explore tips and ideas for incorporating clickers into your particular class. We will review the setup of the…

October 1-5 is Information Security Awareness Week – Come Shred!

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

This is a reminder that the week of October 1st – 5th is the the second annual Information Security Awareness Week (ISAW) hosted by the Information Security Team. Participate by taking advantage of our free shredding event offered to all BU faculty, staff, and students!…

BUworks will be unavailable on 9/9 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

BUworks will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m on Sunday, September 9th. Please contact the IT Help Center online, via email at ithelp@bu.edu, or by phone at (617)353-HELP (4357) if you have any problems or questions….

BUworks will be unavailable on 8/26 from 12 a.m. to 4 a.m.

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

BUworks will be unavailable from 12:00 a.m. (midnight) on  8/26/ to 4:00 a.m., due to hardware repair. Please contact the IT Help Center if you have any problems or questions – ithelp@bu.edu or 617-353-4357.

BUworks will be unavailable on Sunday, August 12

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Due to a scheduled maintenance update, BUworks will be unavailable on Sunday, August 12, from 8am thru 6pm. We apologize for any inconvenience.