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5/21/15

If you can barely afford ramen, how can you buy Microsoft Office? Luckily, UB offers MS Office and more for no cost. That’s right, it’s free.

5/19/15

Have you always wanted to learn more about MS Excel, but didn’t know where to start? UBIT is pleased to share five of the niftiest tips and tricks to minimize your time and maximize your Excel knowledge base.   

4/13/15
On April 14, 2015, Microsoft re-branded “Lync” as “Skype for Business.” Find out what it means for UB. 
3/19/15

When the UB Course Evaluation System was launched during Fall 2014, it was seamless, handling UB’s student volume without fail.

2/20/15
There have been reports of a "Failed to initialize connection subsystem” error received while using Cisco AnyConnect to establish a virtual private network. The errors began with the February 2015 Microsoft security patch.
9/4/14
Keep those pesky viruses at bay. Download the latest version of Symantec Endpoint Protection, always free from UBIT.
8/19/14
With zippy reporting and budgeting, UB’s recently upgraded financial system has some new helpful features, with plans for more down the road.
8/18/14
In advance of the Fall 2014 semester, UBIT has upgraded the software titles available through My Virtual Computing Lab.
7/1/14

As a part of the Realizing UB 2020 strategic plan, the Infrastructure Task Force plan is replacing outdated equipment with the Echo360 system.

5/9/14
Still using Windows XP? To keep your information safe, now is the time to pick up a new computer, or upgrade your old one.
3/14/14
Keep your computer secure. A new version of Symantec Endpoint Protection is available, which fixes a security risk.
2/18/14
Using Fetch to transfer your files? The latest version is now compatible with Macs running 10.9 Mavericks.
2/18/14

Adobe, publishers of popular software titles such as Adobe Professional, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Dreamweaver, has significantly changed their software licensing model.