Category Archives: IS Announcements

Download the Northeastern Mobile app for your Smartphone

Access your schedule, see class descriptions, view Husky Card balances, buy event tickets, access parking information and more. Use this QR code to download the app for your smartphone, or visit If you already have the app, no need to download it again. It will be updated automatically!

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Data Center Network Upgrades: October 31, 5AM – 7AM

On Wednesday, October 31, between 5AM and 7AM, Northeastern University Information Technology Services will perform network upgrades in the University’s Data Centers. The purpose of these important upgrade activities is to ensure greater reliability and availability of services for our community. Our preparations for this effort indicate that ALL Northeastern University IS services WILL remain […]

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Faculty/Staff Email Upgrade

Information Technology Services is in the process of moving faculty and staff user mailboxes, shared mailboxes, conference rooms and distribution lists to Microsoft Exchange 2010 over the next several weeks, as part of our faculty and staff email system upgrade. Microsoft Exchange 2010 provides a significantly improved and consistent web interface over the previous version, […]

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Information Security Website Launch

As part of Information Technology Services continuing efforts to inform, educate and disseminate information on matters of data privacy and security at Northeastern, the Department of Information and Technology Security wishes to announce the launch of its SecureNU website. SecureNU will serve as a central resource for all matters of Information Security and supplement the […]

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Stata 12 now available

Stata is available on NUnet imaged PCs and Macs as of March 2012. It is also available in our research UNIX environment and on myApps. Stata is a statistical package that provides data analysis, data management, and graphics. For more information, see the Stata website.

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Alert: Recent Phishing Emails

In the past we have updated the community on various social engineering attempts by hackers to "Phish" personal information, using familiar or plausible emails which require you to respond to preserve service. Recently, members of the University Community may have received an email claiming to be from a member of the Information Technology Services leadership […]

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