Technology News

UA Public Wireless Network Discontinued

In early 2014, the University of Alabama will decommission the UA public wireless network. All users will be required to log on to UA-WPA2 instead. The Office of Information Technology... Read More

Making UA Technology-Tough

All of the wizards and geeks over in OIT have been working hard for many months setting things up so that even the worst disaster would not knock out critical... Read More

Securing a Tablet for Web Browsing

January 4, 2013 – Internet on the go has finally become a reality with today’s mobile technology. Whether you’re checking email at the coffee shop or taking a quick conference... Read More

CIO Blog

Governance Structure

CIO Blog: Governance Structure This past summer and fall has been very a busy time for the University and for OIT. We have witnessed the transition of the Bryce properties to UA... Read More

One Community

CIO BLOG: ONE COMMUNITY                     Digital Tuscaloosa The Connected Community Concept Several years ago Tuscaloosa, Birmingham and Huntsville were hit by one of... Read More

Risk Assessment

CIO Blog Risk Assessment Dear Colleagues, Today’s IT environment is changing more rapidly than at any time before. In fact many of the technologies that we now take for granted were not in... Read More

Outage Alerts

Security Alerts

November 14th, 2014- You received a phishing email titled “RE: Warning!”    First off, who has a mail box as small as 500MB! This is a follow... Read More

Scheduled Outages

November 19th, 2014- The Office of Information Technology announces that... Read More

November 19th, 2014- OIT will performing required updates to the... Read More

November 7th, 2014- OIT is planning to perform required updates... Read More

October 22nd, 2014- The Office of Information Technology will implement... Read More

October 9th, 2014-  OIT will be rebooting one of its... Read More

September 25th, 2014- OIT will be performing network maintenance between... Read More

September 25th, 2014- The Office of Information Technology announces that... Read More

Banner Bundle Communication

The Office of Information Technology will implement a Banner Bundle... Read More

Known Issues

The Known Issues Page is a checkpoint for our IT partners across campus. The page lists software compatibility issues and known fixes.