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October 2012


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Division of Information Technology
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Radford, VA 24142
Phone: (540) 831-5173
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IT Security Tip
Public Wi-Fi hot spots are convenient, but they're also vulnerable to security breaches. Learn what you can do to work more securely in public hot spots and keep your information safe by reading this article. View article…

IT Tip
There's more to typing than just tapping the keys, so taking even just a little time to familiarize yourself with your keyboard can go a long way towards improving ease of use, comfort, and efficiency. Our article can help get you started. View article…

Accessibility Tip
Having trouble seeing things that are close up? Magnifier, one of the accessibility utilities in Microsoft Windows, opens a window that enlarges all or parts of the screen you choose—just like a magnifying glass. Find out more about Magnifier and other Tips for the Awkward Age of Computing. View article…

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DoIT Expands Lecture Capture Capability for Teaching and Learning

The Radford University Division of Information Technology (RU DoIT,) is pleased to announce that lecture capture capabilities have been added to several campus classrooms. MORE>>>

New Storage Array Boosts H:Drive Capacity

In response to a growing need for additional storage space on university H:drives, DoIT announces the availability of a new storage array that will dramatically increase H:drive storage capacities. MORE>>>

Encrypted Wireless Options to Change in November

To enhance wireless security, unencrypted wireless "ruwireless" has been removed from all residence halls requiring the use of encrypted wireless "rusecure." MORE >>>

October is IT Security Awareness Month

October is nationally recognized as IT Security Awareness month, a time to help increase awareness of online safety and security issues. MORE >>>

Meet the DoIT Staff: Paul Lusk, Senior Applications Developer

Paul LuskThe DoIT staff serves the RU community by providing service and technical support to faculty, students and staff. Each month, we introduce the campus to a DoIT staff member who can facilitate the use of today's amazing technologies. This month, it is our pleasure to introduce Senior Applications Developer Paul Lusk. MORE>>>