McGraw-Hill is requiring Skillsoft (as well as all aggregators and digital vendors) to remove all of their titles from Skillsoft subscriptions in academic and library institutions because this conflicts with their own textbook sales.
A new mentoring program for the whole IT@Cornell community is getting started. For the pilot phase, we’re seeking enough mentors and mentees to make at least 15 pairs. Want to get perspective from someone who works in a role you’re new to, or a role you aspire to?
Tableau Software helps people see and understand data. Tableau delivers fast analytics, visualization, and business intelligence. Cornell's license for Tableau is managed by the College of Arts and Sciences.
Download full Lynda.com courses onto your PC or Mac and experience a whole new way of learning. Downloading courses to watch offline on your desktop or laptop is easy by following four simple steps:
The IT Reads book club is pleased to announce its next book, "The Speed of Trust" by Stephen M.R. Covey.
At the IT@Cornell Flexible IT Conference on December 9, 2015 Interim CIO & VP Dave Lifka talked about his goals and covered important IT@Cornell initiatives started under Ted Dodds and what IT@Cornell can expect as we look forward.
On January 12, 2016 Microsoft will support only the most current version of Internet Explorer (IE). This means that Microsoft will no longer provide security patches and bug fixes after January 12 for previous versions, possibly making your browser and system vulnerable.
To help you navigate and engage in the IT@Cornell Fall 2015: Flexible IT, you can download the CU Events app for Android and iOS devices.
by Liz Field for IT News
One of the things Ted Dodds is most proud of from his five-year tenure as Cornell’s CIO and VP for Information Technologies is the investment he’s made in leadership programs in IT@Cornell.
It's definitely the most wonderful time of the year for cyber scammers! Especially during the holidays, the Internet is a place where anyone can appear to be someone they are not, then disappear without a trace after perpetrating a crime.
From Joanne DeStefano, Executive Vice President & CFO, and Michael Kotlikoff, Provost
The new IT@Cornell Professional Badging initiative is for all IT employees who want a modernized way to highlight their achievements, experiences, professional development, and engagement.
Cornell University will host its third DrupalCamp on Friday October 7, 2016, with an optional half-day Code Sprint on Thursday October 6, 2016.
Sign up now and save the date! From March 28-April 2, 2016, everyone in web-development or web-server admin roles at Cornell is encouraged to attend this 6-day course. Seats are available both online and on site, in Stocking Hall at Cornell...
SkillSoft now offers a user-friendlier interface and a new mobile app, for learning on the go.
On November 3 and 4, 2015 Cornell University’s Central Information Technologies hosted a Cloud Forum for Higher Education at the Statler Hotel. The goals of the event were to:
Representatives from Dell will be on campus Tuesday, November 17, 2015, to share their Roadmap for laptops and desktops for the coming year. Come learn about what's on the way, and use the information to inform your equipment planning. Food will be provided.
Cornell Information Technologies (CIT) recommends all users of Cornell-owned computers do not upgrade their systems to the latest versions of Mac and Windows operating systems until thorough testing for compatibility with centrally supported services is complete.
Sponsored by the IT@Cornell Leadership Community
Monday, November 30
700 Clark Hall, Breakfast will be served
In October a group from Academic Technologies and the Center for Teaching Excellence attended the 21st Annual Online Learning Consortium International Conference (OLC).