On Monday, April 4, IS&T began installing Office 2016 on new PCs and Macs imaged via DITR Lite Touch, DeployStudio, or the Apple Device Enrollment Program (DEP).
Starting June 15, Duo two-factor authentication will be required for all students accessing secure MIT systems such as Stellar, Atlas, WebSIS, and other systems protected by Touchstone. Enrollment for Duo is available for students now. IS&T strongly recommends enrolling immediately, so you will have no trouble accessing important systems when the requirement goes into effect this summer.
IS&T recently increased the default quota for all MIT Exchange email users from 2GB to 15GB. This means you can store a lot more email in your Inbox or other Exchange mail folders.
The ICAT gives non-management staff members the chance to share and implement their ideas for improving the way IS&T communicates and shares knowledge.
How Information Systems and Technology helped to make sure MIT's Decisions website was ready to serve the news (both good and bad) to the thousands of students who applied for admission to the Institute's newest class.
Tell us what you'd do with a Raspberry Pi 3 and you may win one!
IS&T publishes this newsletter for the communication of periodic security advice, virus alerts, safe computing tips and other kinds of IT security information to the MIT community. More information on IT Security at MIT can be found at http://ist.mit.edu/security.
On Thursday, February 25, IS&T’s Service Desk will begin using ServiceNow Incident Management to track, manage, and resolve help calls and emails from the community.
The Change Advisory Board has the final say on when changes and releases go live, and is also another resource to help IS&T staff move their projects successfully forward.