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August 2015

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New web-based service for requesting technology support

DoIT is pleased to announce a new service called ITOneStop. It provides users a web-based tool for requesting and monitoring technology support requests. MORE>>>

Simplified WiFi access requirements

To ensure faculty and students are successful in the use of laptops for instructional purposes, DoIT has simplified the requirements for Windows computers to connect to the campus WiFi. MORE>>>

DoIT offers helpful 'Start of School' tips for faculty and staff

DoIT offers faculty and staff some helpful tips about starting the 2015 school year. MORE >>> website redesign update

Since March, Radford University has been working with consultants on a redesign of the university's website. The site is slated to launch in early fall with new templates for colleges and administrative and academic departments. MORE>>>

Voice and video technologies

Voice and Video Technologies provides expertise and support in the use of web conferencing (Adobe Connect, Skype), classroom recording (lecture capture), telephones, video conferencing and video streaming (Kaltura). MORE>>>

Technology training offered

Academic Technologies is offering training opportunities in August and September to support RU faculty and staff. MORE>>>

Classroom Upgrades

DoIT upgrades campus classrooms on a regular basis to provide faculty and students with a technology-rich teaching and learning environment. Each classroom and facility upgrade was completed before fall classes. MORE>>>

Windows 10 information

Microsoft released Windows 10 as a free download on July 29. DoIT is currently developing a timeline for rollout of Windows 10 to the campus community. MORE>>>

Broader software accessibility in computer labs

In an effort to maximize the use of computer labs across campus, DoIT is installing site-licensed software on a larger number of lab computers. This will allow students and faculty to use any available lab rather than visit a specific lab. MORE>>>

Meet the DoIT Staff: Harry Martin, Applications Analyst
Harry MartinThe 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 Applications Analyst Harry Martin. MORE>>>