New name, same great security service

In order to more precisely reflect the office’s core focus – protecting both computing and information assets of the university community – Information Technology Services’ security unit has been rebranded to Office of Information Security. This change is in name only! You will still receive the same great service you’ve come to expect, and OIS […]

Partnering for technology innovation

As part of the Northeastern community, Information Technology Services is a key player in providing technology innovation that will enhance the university. Starting this May, we are highlighting a selection of the solutions that we offer in partnership with faculty, staff and students. The Strategic Initiatives slideshows cover the four areas of ITS’s mission – […]

New Software Available – Summer 2015

New and the latest versions of software are now available to the Northeastern community in ITS-managed labs, on Faculty/Staff Northeastern-managed computers and for local install. Software availability is based on the Summer 2015 image. If you are on a managed computer and are not seeing the latest software in Start or Software Center on Windows, or […]

Getting wireless access for your conferences attendees

No one goes to a conference, these days, and expects to have to hunt down a wireless signal. If you are running a conference or event at Northeastern, you know that’s simply part of what you must provide, just like name badges. The NUwave-guest network provides wireless access for people not associated with Northeastern while […]

New VPN Is Live: Install New GlobalProtect Software | Learn More

A new Virtual Private Network (VPN) is now live as part of Information Technology Service’s continued efforts to enhance the security of Northeastern’s network. The new VPN provides secure off-campus access to all students, faculty, staff and sponsored accounts at Northeastern. The VPN is used by individuals needing to access certain Northeastern resources from a location that does not […]

Perks of Being a Student

Student. Discount. These may be two of the best words during your time here (second to maybe “Free Pizza”). You may not be aware, but Northeastern ITS is the source of a bunch of stuff you want or need – for less or for nothing.* Take full advantage of your student status with these offerings: Microsoft […]