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Oct 31: Sporadic internet and internal network outages

Oct 31: Sporadic internet and internal network outages

FIT Community To continue providing fast, secure and reliable network performance, critical networking components must be replaced.  The work has been scheduled for Oct.31 from 6:30am – 7:30am.  During this activity, users at FIT will be able to access the internet and internal network services.  However, external users will experience sporadic connectivity issues. Thank you for your […]

October 31, 2013 | By | Reply More
FITAIR – campus wireless access

FITAIR – campus wireless access

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 […]

August 12, 2013 | By | Reply More
August 9: Critical Maintenance 8am-5pm

August 9: Critical Maintenance 8am-5pm

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 […]

August 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
AUG 1: Critical Systems Work

AUG 1: Critical Systems Work

  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 […]

July 30, 2013 | By | Reply More
ANGEL upgrade, August 6th and 7th

ANGEL upgrade, August 6th and 7th

Dear Faculty/Staff Member, On August 6 and 7, the ANGEL Learning Management System will be upgraded from its current version (7.4) to version 8.0.  Please note that during this time, Angel will not be accessible. Since the current version (7.4) will no longer be supported by Angel/Blackboard, this is a necessary step to ensure support […]

July 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
Internet Access Upgrade

Internet Access Upgrade

As an ongoing initiative, IT has contracted with our Internet Service Provider (ISP) to offer increased network performance.  This upgrade will provide faster access to the Internet. The upgrade has been scheduled for April 2 from 6pm – 7pm.  During this upgrade, access to the Internet in the administrative buildings will be unavailable.  Internet access […]

March 15, 2012 | By | Reply More
Future of Video in Education

Future of Video in Education

The New Media Consortium in conjunction with Kaltura Inspire is hosting a free webinar for educators and technology enthusists on the “Future of Video in Education.” Tuesday, January 26th, at 2:00 pm EST If you are interested in attending, you must preregister by following this link where you will receive a personalized link to use to […]

January 14, 2010 | By | Reply More
Ask IT Q&A with Robert Vassalotti on Classroom Podiums

Ask IT Q&A with Robert Vassalotti on Classroom Podiums

“Ask IT” Question: Hello Meredith and others in IT!! As was discussed at the Fac Senate recently: Podium systems in the classrooms need to be wired from an over-head, drop-down configuration so that there are no wires all over the floor and so we can move the podium around within a certain radius. The wires […]

December 14, 2009 | By | Reply More