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Windows 7 end-of-life countdown: 3 months to go

There are only 3 months left until Windows 7 reaches end of life, after which Microsoft will no longer supply security updates and bug fixes for the operating system.

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Beware scam emails offering fake jobs

Please beware emails that offer you easy jobs that you can do part-time while you study. They are scams that aim to trick you into providing personal information, such as your bank or passport details, driver's licence or student number.

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Wi-Fi network maintenance 07:00–09:00 Wednesday 18 September

The University’s wireless service will be unavailable for significant periods between 07:00 and 09:00 on Wednesday 18 September while we carry out essential maintenance work.

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Wi-Fi upgrade on Tuesday 10 September between 07:00 and 09:00

There will be short interruptions to the wireless service on Tuesday 10 September between 07:00 and 09:00 as we implement an upgrade to the operating system. We'll do our best to minimise any disruption.

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Centrally managed lecture room bookings now open in Booker for AY19/20

You can now use Booker, the University's new room-booking system, to book rooms that are centrally managed by the Student Registry and Estate Management for the 19/20 academic year.

Centrally managed lecture room bookings now open in Booker for AY19/20 - Read More…

Changes to MCS Macintosh provisioning

We're making changes to how Managed Cluster Service (MCS) Macs are provisioned to bring device management into line with Apple device best practices. As a result, some manual interactions will be required because certain stages can't be automated.

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Notice of DS-Web service decommissioning

Following a review of DS-Web’s usage levels over the past year, we’ve determined that it’s no longer practical to develop and maintain this service. We have therefore decided to decommission it on Friday 27 September 2019.

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Changes to the Friendly Probing Suite on 19 August

We'll be adjusting the vulnerability ratings on the new Friendly Probing Suite and decommissioning the old service on Monday 19 August.

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Lecture capture: Panopto planned maintenance on Saturday 10 August

Lecture capture recordings will be unavailable during the evening of Saturday 10 August because Panopto is undergoing an upgrade.

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UIS helps the Centre for Digital Built Britain move west

UIS helps the Centre for Digital Built Britain move west

The Network Infrastructure team recently completed a network installation project for the Centre for Digital Built Britain. The installation was part of a series of works to move them into new offices in the Broers Building on the West Cambridge Site.

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Moodle upgrade on Tuesday 23 July

Moodle, the University's virtual learning environment, will be upgraded on Tuesday 23 July between 07:00 and 12:00. The service will be unavailable during this period.

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Migration of centrally managed rooms from Micad to Booker on 29 July

We'll be migrating bookings of centrally managed lecture rooms from Micad to Booker on 29 July. Estate Management will retire the room booking module of Micad at the end of this year.

Migration of centrally managed rooms from Micad to Booker on 29 July - Read More…

Light Blue Fibre leads the way for full fibre connectivity in Cambridge and beyond

An innovative joint venture launched today (11 July 2019) by the University of Cambridge and Cambridgeshire County Council is opening up new opportunities for full fibre networks to expand Cambridgeshire’s digital infrastructure.

Light Blue Fibre leads the way for full fibre connectivity in Cambridge and beyond - Read More…

Changes to UIS Service Desk contact details

The primary contact details for the UIS Service Desk have changed this week. You can reach us by phone at (01223 3) 32999 or via email at servicedesk@uis.cam.ac.uk.

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Update: Wi-Fi upgrade completed on Saturday 6 July

We migrated the University Wireless Service to a completely new operating system on Saturday.

Update: Wi-Fi upgrade completed on Saturday 6 July - Read More…

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Windows 7 end-of-life countdown: 3 months to go

Sep 25, 2019

There are only 3 months left until Windows 7 reaches end of life, after which Microsoft will no longer supply security updates and bug fixes for the operating system.

Beware scam emails offering fake jobs

Sep 19, 2019

Please beware emails that offer you easy jobs that you can do part-time while you study. They are scams that aim to trick you into providing personal information, such as your bank or passport details, driver's licence or student number.

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