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June 2016

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Division of Information Technology
P.O. Box 6888
Radford, VA 24142
Phone: (540) 831-5173
Fax: (540) 831-6217

IT Tip
Traveling with your mobile device?
Back up your phone before you depart, and remove any shortcuts or apps that could allow thieves to access your bank account or personal information. See the State Department's guide on mobile devices and travel at their website.

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New search engine for

In May, Web and Mobile Technologies rolled out an updated Google-based search engine for that allows users to easily monitor and customize search results using various search engine optimization parameters. MORE>>>

Reminder: Technology Assistance Center now located in Walker Hall 153

The Technology Assistance Center (also known as the Help Desk) relocated to Walker 153 in May. This new location provides an enhanced walk-in support area for the campus community and allow the staff to better meet your technology support needs. MORE>>>

New digital signage weather

A new weather provider has been implemented on Radford University digital signage displays around campus. In addition to the forecast, images have been added to show the current conditions, temperature and three-day outlook. MORE>>>

WiFi access for campus visitors (Radford_Guest)

Radford_Guest is now available, allowing campus visitors to access the campus network via a self-registraion process. MORE>>>

The scourge of spam

In the spring, faculty and staff received several spam messages that were not filtered by the university spam filters. While DoIT strives to adjust the email configurations and minimize spam volume, it's important to remember some general principles about email that could keep you safe from compromise. MORE>>>

Quarterly meeting

The Division of Information Technology (DoIT) holds quarterly meetings to provide project updates, information and training to IT staff. This photo was taken at the May meeting. MORE>>>

Online Banner INB help

For help with Banner INB…. MORE>>>

Save the Date: August Our Turn

Planning for August Our Turn is currently underway. Mark your calendar for the week of August 15-19 and watch for announcements on workshops and other opportunities for faculty and staff training during this time.

Meet the DoIT Staff: Robert Webb, Applications Analyst
Robert WebbThe 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 Robert Webb. MORE>>>