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Informs and engages the UNB community on IT developments and news

Peter Ruddock Retirement Party - Friday April 30th from 2-4 p m at the ITS department

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Posted: April 29, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community


Peter, as Director of Infrastructure Services, has made a significant contribution to the daily lives of Students, Faculty and Staff here at UNB. He has overseen critical services such as Desktop Management, Facilities Management and Enterprise Systems here at ITS. Peter will be retiring from the position on Friday, April 30th from 2-4p.m. and we invite you to come, wish him well, and help us...

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Tips and Tricks - Smartphones

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Posted: April 29, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Tips and Tricks


Welcome back to Tips and Tricks with Sherry Rose! This is the first in our series on Smartphones. To be fair, we will offer a tip on both an iPhone and a Blackberry today. iPhone tip #1: Never lose your iPhone again! By registering a MobileMe account you can find your lost iPhone anywhere on a map, and in cases of possible theft, you can remote wipe your iPhone and lock it with a four-digit...

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Online data storage

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Posted: April 27, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: TechSpeak in Translation


Also called Internet storage or hosted storage, it is a data storage management solution that enables individuals or organizations to store their data on the Internet using a service provider, rather than storing the data locally on a physical disk, such as a hard drive or tape backup.

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The Hours at Imaging Services are Changing

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Posted: April 27, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Effective May 3, 2010 Imaging & Printing Services will be implementing these new hours of operation: Marshall d'Avrary Hall: 7:45am - 4:30pm Carleton Hall: 8:00am - 4:00pm Both locations will be closed during lunch hour (12:00pm - 1:00pm).

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Imaging and Print Services invites you to join them in wishing Sandra Billing a happy retirement

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Posted: April 22, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community


An open house will be held in Marshall d'Avray Hall, on Friday, April 23, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., in Room 301a. (next door to Imaging and Print Services) Come and share your stories & memories of Sandy with us. Refreshments will be served. View this article on the web at //www.unb.ca/news/epublications/view/view.cgi?article=3622*4 From all of us here at ITS, Sandra- congratulations!

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Portfolio Management Update

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Posted: April 20, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community


Have you wondered what’s been happening with Portfolio Management lately? Well, we have been busy with both defining and doing the process at the same time. In brief, our process is to: · Receive a request from internal or external source – soon to be an online form via our new website. · Evaluate the request in consultation with ITS folks based on a number of criteria including:...

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Tips and Tricks - Excel Tip 1

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Posted: April 20, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Tips and Tricks


Welcome back to Tips and Tricks with Sherry Rose! This is the first in our series on using Excel. Quickly Set a Print Area – Page Layout > Page Setup Group > Print Area Instead of printing an entire worksheet when you only need a portion of the information you can print a specific selection on a worksheet by defining a print area that includes just that selection you need. When you print the...

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TechSpeak in Translation - Cloud Computing

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Posted: April 15, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: TechSpeak in Translation


As we are a tech organisation for UNB, we are expected to understand the technology we interact with, and the terms that come with it. With our audience in mind, as we cannot all be completely aware of everything in the computing world- we bring TechSpeak in Translation- a service that takes the technical and defines it in terms the rest of us can, and may prefer, to digest. Our first...

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A Reminder from our ITS Office Manager on Personal Reimbursements

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Posted: April 13, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community


As the university’s fiscal year end is Friday, April 30, this is a reminder to have personal reimbursements that you have incurred and travel expense forms processed as soon as possible to assist with yearend processing demands. Thank you, Bobby Jones Office Manager Integrated Technology Services University of New Brunswick Room D-61, Head Hall 15 Dineen Drive Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3 Tel:...

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What s So Great About the Project Management Professional PMP Certification

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Posted: April 13, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community


I know many of you are interested in learning more about project management and you may be wondering whether you should consider making it official by working towards the PMP certification. On April 27, there is a free webinar offered by Global Knowledge, which focuses on explaining 'Why IT Professionals Should Be Project Management Professionals'. For more information or to register, just...

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ITS email SPAM filter tip from ITS Solutions

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Posted: April 8, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community


ITS e-mail systems have always had powerful SPAM and vacation message functions, but configuring them could be a challenge. Both can now be configured easily from within eServices. * For Faculty/Staff and guests, the new SPAM filtering and vacation message capabilities are available by logging into eServices and clicking on eMail/Calendar > eMail Options. * For Students, the SPAM filter is...

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Purchase Order System - for all your departmental purchases

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Posted: April 8, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community


In an effort to maintain proper control of the ITS budget and expenditures, please be advised that where possible, all departmental purchases must be processed through the purchase order system. All requisitions for purchases and work orders along with non PO purchases must be cleared by the Office Manager prior to proceeding with the purchase. All questions about this procedure should be...

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Tips and Tricks with Sherry Rose

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Posted: April 6, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Tips and Tricks


tidBiTS is proud to welcome a new weekly feature, TIPS and TRICKS. These wonderful tidBiTS of information on software come from Client Services Instructor, Sherry Rose. Presently we have a number of TIPS and TRICKS from the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and Sherry has also ventured into the hot new topic of SmartPhones. In the future we can expect TIPS and TRICKS on...

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