Sticky notes. Sticky notes everywhere. Walk through the IS&T offices, and you’ll see these little paper notes hanging from cube walls, whiteboards, and office walls, organized into columns with labels like Do, Doing, Done.
To provide the MIT community with powerful, cloud-based options for productivity and collaboration, IS&T has rolled out the enterprise version of Office 365 Mobile. This platform offers Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps for the iPad and iPhone, Android phones and tablets, and Windows phones and tablets.
Winner of this year's People Helping People Award from the MIT Federal Credit Union, Barbara Johnson has worked with energy, creativity and humor to educate and improve the day-to-day experiences and long-term prospects for people with hearing loss and other disabilities.
Intuit QuickBase is now available to the MIT community. This cloud-based workspace lets users build customizable database applications and web forms. Reserve your space at an upcoming demo!
SolidWorks is now available at no cost to MIT faculty, staff, and students for academic and research purposes. This 3D CAD software for designing models runs on Microsoft Windows.
MIT’s vice president for information systems and technology shares his vision for IS&T’s future.
More than half of all successful data breaches involve web applications. Learn more about how this happens and what actions developers and project managers can take – while web applications are still in development – to reduce the number of vulnerabilities.
To strengthen online security, IS&T is providing access to Duo, a two-factor authentication system. It’s being used for Touchstone-enabled web applications at MIT – from Atlas and Stellar to the Roles Database and MIT Wiki Service.
If you create reports for your DLC, you probably use Cognos, a web-based reporting tool that accesses the Data Warehouse. Whether you’re new to this application or have some experience, IS&T's IAP sessions on Cognos can take you to the next level.
From 3D printing to Cognos to lynda.com, there's a world of information technology to explore right here on campus. IS&T is sponsoring nine non-credit workshops on IT topics during IAP; several require advance sign-up, so don't delay!