Things you may have missed…

The never-ending winter is finally gone! While you were buried, shoveling (and shoveling), or sitting back with hot chocolate, you may have missed some of our important stories in January 2015. New VPN and Remote Access Requirements A new Virtual Private Network (VPN), Palo Alto’s GlobalProtect, is part of our continued efforts to enhance the security of Northeastern’s […]

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 […]