Notices & bulletins archive

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Cryptovirus malware and preventative measures

Posted July 9, 2014

Enhanced role-based email accounts available June 30

Posted June 30, 2014

Technology upgrades to computing facilities

Posted June 9, 2014

Apple computers and equipment must now be purchased directly from Apple

Posted May 1, 2014

UVicStart will be available starting April 28, 2014

Posted April 28, 2014

Windows XP is no longer supported by Microsoft and should not be used

Posted April 23, 2014

Video Conferencing will remain free of charge for faculty and staff

Posted April 15, 2014

Elimination of the Microsoft License Charge

Posted April 2, 2014

UVicOpen will be discontinued on May 1, 2014

Posted January 31, 2014

You can now migrate to Better Voicemail

Posted January 3, 2014

Longer NetLink passwords

Posted December 11, 2013

Planned outage of most computing services - 4:00am February 13

Posted February 2, 2014

Windows 8.1 released

Posted October 17, 2013

Mac OS X Mavericks released

Posted October 23, 2013

Problem with some TSM backups - action required

Posted October 23, 2013

Improved access to services from "UVic" wireless network

Posted December 02, 2013

CourseSpaces will be available - November 20

Posted November 19, 2013

Next Generation Firewall Implementation

Posted November 14, 2013

Planned outage of most computing services - October 10

Posted October 8, 2013

Computer Help Desk satellite location opens in the UVic Bookstore

Posted September 10, 2013

Windows 8 release

Posted November 28, 2012

Exchange 2010 upgrade

Posted July 6, 2012

Enterprise application outages for system maintenance - May 18

Posted May 8, 2013

Outage and upgrade of UVic wireless networks - May 4

Posted April 29, 2013

Decomissioning of Webphone service

Posted September 28, 2012

Outages for system maintenance

Posted November 7, 2012

Exchange mobile device security

Posted September 17, 2012

Software training videos

Posted July 25, 2012

Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion released

Posted July 25, 2012

University Systems enhanced security and privacy services

Posted February 13, 2012

Student Computing Facilities website

Posted April 16, 2012

RDP protocol disabled at network edge

Posted March 16, 2012

Apple iOS5 Released

Posted October, 2011

Software distribution service

Posted September 20, 2011

Banner Update - November 19th

Posted November 1, 2011

Mac OS 10.7 released

Posted August 7, 2011

Papercut printing services unavailable November 9

Posted November 7, 2011

Essentials for Career Success Open House

Posted August 1, 2011

New secure wireless network UVic

Posted August 1, 2010

Computer Help Desk re-open in CLE A004

Posted October 8, 2010

Major system changes: Nov 10 to 15 outage – uSource, Banner, FAST and other systems

Posted November 8, 2010

Secure your tunes: practice safe computing. Win an iPod Touch.

Posted October 13, 2010

Partial Reopening of Clearihue Computing Facility for Fall 2010

Posted August 12, 2010

Maintenance on Student Email Server / Central Web Servers

Posted August 10, 2010

Network Outage affecting a number of UVic Servers and Systems - Sunday July 11, 2010 6:00am

Posted July 6, 2010

Technology Solutions Centre now open

Posted June 28, 2010

Announcing the Technology Solutions Centre and Personal Computer Standards

Posted May 10, 2010

Temporary move of Computer Help Desk for Summer 2010

Posted April 1, 2010

Temporary closure of Clearihue Computing Facility for Summer 2010

Posted March 25, 2010

University Systems to implement additional anti-spam measures

Posted March 17, 2010

University Systems offers new WebPhone service

Posted January 21, 2010

University Systems launches new website

Posted January 20, 2010

Student Computing Facilities closure on March 7, 2010

Posted February 17, 2010

Snow Leopard release

Posted August 2, 2009

Important notes about Entourage 2008, Web Services Edition

Posted August 19, 2009

Planned File Storage System Outage

Posted November, 2 2009