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Informs and engages the UNB community on IT developments and news

connectEd Tip Scheduling Meetings a Breeze with Outlook Scheduling Assistant

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Posted: September 27, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest, Tips and Tricks


Faculty and staff, looking for the simplest way to schedule a meeting with your colleagues in one of the many meeting rooms on campus? Thanks to your connectEd email, you can use the scheduling assistant in Outlook to easily compare schedules with those invited to attend to see when they’re free, as well as which meeting rooms on campus are available. To use the scheduling assistant, simply...

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Free Cake UNB Card Office Grand Opening October 1

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Posted: September 27, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest


Who doesn't love free cake? Join us on Monday, October 1 between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Student Union Building, room 106 (right off the main lobby) to see the new UNB Card Office, enjoy some free cake and hear all about the current and upcoming features and services on your UNB Photo ID Card! What’s the UNB Card all about? Check out the new card website for all the details, including an...

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Protect your online self

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Posted: September 27, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Tips and Tricks, General Interest


It can happen all too easily. 'Can't log into that lab computer? Sure, you can log in with my username and password' 'Would you mind checking my e-mail for me?' Despite repeated warnings some students, faculty and staff continue to share their UNB login IDs, their student or faculty/staff numbers and their passwords. Protect your identification information at UNB. It's the key to a host of...

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The wait is almost over Phase 1 VoIP Migrations are this Friday

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Posted: September 27, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest


After months of careful planning, this Friday ITS will be migrating the first group of faculties and departments on the UNB Fredericton campus to the new VoIP telephone system. Once in the new environment, these faculty and staff members will be able to benefit from easy access to the UNB telephone directory right from their VoIP phone, fully integrated email and voicemail, and much more. ...

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Phishing email attempt on Thursday September 13

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Posted: September 14, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest


UNB students, faculty and staff are regularly targeted by fraudulent emails asking for UNB usernames and passwords. Typically, these emails request users to go to a website to enter in their username and password. In some cases these websites are hosted by Google Docs or other non-UNB websites. The criminal groups and organizations behind these attacks are trying to gain access to UNB email...

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ITS s September Pets of the Month The Drummond Felines

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Posted: September 13, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community, General Interest


Say hello to Muffins and Cheech, Dan Drummond’s playful cats and ITS’s Pets of the Month for September. Muffins is a grey tabby with lots of personality. She spends most of her time bossing her owners around. They can never leave the food bowl empty. Cheech is a yellow long hair cat who still thinks she is a kitten. Cheech and Muffins chase each other around the apartment, usually at 4 am, and...

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Welcome to Elliot Richard and Brandon ITS s Newest Student Employees

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Posted: September 13, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest, Our Community


ITS would like to give a warm welcome to Elliot Coy, Richard Young and Brandon Sears, the latest student employees to join our team. As a member of the Computing Experience Services team, Brandon, a 3rd year Software Engineering student, will be working with the Desktop Management Services group imaging computers amongst other activities.                             Working for the Client...

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Have a Say Provide your feedback on the Quality of your UNB IT Services

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Posted: September 6, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest


Faculty, staff and students, did you miss the chance to complete one of the IT Service Quality Surveys earlier this spring? Don’t worry, it’s not too late to provide your feedback. Next Wednesday (September 12), ITS will be holding an open interview session for Students from 2pm-3pm in Head Hall (Room C9) and another for Faculty and Staff from 3pm-4pm in the same location for anyone who missed...

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Launch your way onto UNB s VPN from your Mobile Device with JunosPulse

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Posted: September 6, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest, Tips and Tricks


Do you often work from home on your iPad or tablet? Thanks to the JunosPulse App for Android and iOS devices, you can easily connect to UNB’s VPN and access all your secure IT Services and files directly from your mobile device from off-campus just as easily as you would if you were sitting at your desk at UNB. Just download the free JunosPulse app, follow the set up instructions on ITS’s VPN...

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Welcome back UNB faculty staff and students

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Posted: September 6, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Tips and Tricks, General Interest


From all of us at ITS, welcome to the 2012-2013 academic year, UNB! Whether you are a new or returning student, faculty starting fresh after sabbatical, or a staff member beginning your final year before retirement, we wish you all the best as you begin a new year and look forward to lending a helping hand however we can throughout your time at UNB. Need a quick introduction or refresher on the...

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