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News: June 2019

When hosting a Zoom meeting, Cornell faculty and staff can choose between local or cloud recording options. Zoom cloud recordings will automatically transfer to Cornell's Video on Demand service, archived for each user under the My Media library.

The CU Blogs Service team is initiating the process to deactivate abandoned sites in order to provide a streamlined service uncluttered by old, unwanted, unmanaged sites with stale content.

On Sunday, June 23, 2019, between 4:00am and noon, CIT Network Engineering will upgrade the Managed Firewall service to the latest version of code. During the maintenance window, there will be intermittent Managed Firewall and CIT Data Center Firewall outages of three to five minutes.

Approximately 150 staff from Cornell Information Technologies (CIT) joined David Lifka, Vice President for Information Technologies and Chief Information Officer, to recognize colleagues who have been Cornell employees for five or more years.

Now it's even easier to collect Box content submissions from both your Cornell colleagues and extended networks with the new File Request feature. Box users can generate File Request links and share them with anyone. Collaborate efficiently, while maintaining security.

To ensure continued growth and optimization of network systems and infrastructure, CIT Network Engineering will replace the CIT data center routers with new hardware. The cutover is scheduled for Sunday, June 16, 2019, between 4:00am and noon.

The next meeting of the IT Security SIG is Wednesday, June 12, 2019, from 10:30am to noon in Weill 221. The IT Security SIG is sponsored by the Cornell IT Security Office.

To protect student information and privacy, some of the information that was previously provided by default in the Cornell Directory will be hidden from unauthorized applications on Monday, June 24, 2019.