Author Archive: Meredith Perkins
It has come to our attention that using the Chrome browser to edit in Webpages can cause page content to be deleted. The Webpages software does not support Chrome. We recommend editing in either Firefox or Internet Explorer 8.
Welcome back to the Fall semester! This morning was quite busy with the faculty convocation and new students orientations. There is no mistaking that that the new semester is officially in full swing. We were so pleased with the turnout from this morning’s new student IT orientation. All three sessions in the John Reeves Great [...]
The advanced high performance wireless project is nearing completion. All of the administrative and academic buildings on 27th St have been retrofitted with the latest wireless technology. To access the new wireless technology, select FITAIR from the list of available wireless. Users may be requested to enter their FIT login credentials (ID and password). Users will only [...]
On Friday, August 9, from 8:00am until 5:00pm, when the College is closed, IT will be performing critical and necessary maintenance on the data storage hardware in the IT Data Center. During this period, users may experience intermittent outages of all systems and services with the exception of telephone and Internet. On this day, users may make outgoing and [...]
Please be wary of any email messages requesting that users send their FIT login credentials to an unknown website or link. These types of message should be deleted. Spammers continue to construct more realistic looking emails, so filtering technology remains behind in the ability to block all spam. If you are unsure about the authenticity [...]
On Thursday, August 1, from 7:00 to 9:00 AM, IT will be performing a major upgrade to a critical segment of the infrastructure in the IT Data Center. During this period, users may experience sporadic interruptions to the following services: Angel Ellucian FIT Mobile App ePortfolio Library StyleCat Search, Aleph and Library Databases FIT Web [...]
From the Office of Communications and External Relations: In order to upgrade to the newest version of Open Text, Webpages (web editing and publishing) will be unavailable for six days:Monday, August 5 through Saturday, August 10. Please make plans now to have your pages updated by August 4 with any information your visitors may need during the [...]
Message from the office of External Relations: Over the weekend, irregularities were discovered on the FIT website. You may notice that some pages have duplicate content. We have consulted with our vendor OpenText who has a recommended fix for this known issue, but it requires that we disable publishing. If you made any changes to [...]
WordPress will be restored to an earlier date this month due to a corrupted file. If you are experiencing any issues with your FIT blogs, please email the Technology Development Team
As a reminder, the college is closed on Fridays during the summer through Friday. August 9th.