In order to safeguard the university against imminent and persistent threats, two high risk network ports will be blocked at the university's internet gateway starting on Monday, May 29, 2017.

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IPv6 Initiative Catapults UAlberta Into the Future

The Internet effectively ran out of space a year ago. But under the IPv6 deployment initiative, the University of Alberta is planning ahead and making room for future growth.

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Google Hangouts was introduced to UAlberta users back in May 2015. Hangouts offers a unified experience for chats, audio calls, and video meetings across all the devices.

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Binary Interests

As a Service Desk Analyst with IST, Renee is equipped with the tools she needs to explore her interest in computers and everything technology.

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To ensure our campus community is well prepared for the coming year, IST will be spending this summer performing necessary upgrades to University lab and classroom computers. Here’s what you can expect before you get ready for the Fall semester.

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Research Data Management Week is back at the University of Alberta!

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In the Front Line

As a Service Desk Analyst, Lorian Williams is an integral part of IST’s front-line support team.

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AFS Space: Update

We all need a little space… and your Andrew File System (AFS) space at sites.ualberta.ca is your online space within the U of A. On May 14, the AFS servers will undergo a necessary upgrade to meet security standards.

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