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Friday, March 13, 2020

MIT has increased Dropbox default storage quotas to 10 TB for MIT faculty, lecturers, and Spring 2020 teaching assistants at no charge.

Topics: Dropbox, quota
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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Exercise caution when handling any email with a COVID-19-related subject line, attachment, or hyperlink. Be wary of social media pleas, texts, or calls related to the virus.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

IS&T will be migrating current individual paid Slack instances in use across the Institute into a new MIT-wide Slack Enterprise Grid instance.

Topics: slack
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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

The MIT Remote Access Virtual Private Network (VPN) makes it easy to connect securely to MIT resources no matter where in the world you are.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

There's more than one way to update your password. IS&T provides several options to help you stay secure.

Duo at work
Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Duo, which provides a second layer of online security, is required to access Touchstone-enabled applications and websites such as Atlas and WebSIS. IS&T recommends that you register two devices for Duo, in case your primary device is lost or stolen.

The new Webex Modern View
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

MIT community members can work together in real time, no matter where they are, using Webex online meeting spaces.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Questions about the Data Warehouse, Cognos, or Tableau? The Reporting User Group provides the answers–and also offers a training session every third Thursday.

VoIP Technology
Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Ready for enhanced phone service? IS&T is transitioning from the Unity and Sylantro legacy systems to MITvoip BroadSoft Cloud, a cloud-based phone and voicemail service.

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Follow these suggestions to make working away from the MIT campus as seamless and secure as possible.

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