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SAP maintenance - unavailable 4pm on Friday 31 August 2018 until 6am on Monday 3 September 2018

Important maintenance to SAP will take place from 4.00pm on Friday 31 August 2018 until 6.00am on Monday 3 September 2018. At this time, SAP (including Employee Self Service, LUCRE and any other component of SAP) will be unavailable.

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Employee Self-Service unavailable – 4pm on Friday 31 August 2018 - 6am on Monday 3 September 2018

Employee Self-Service will be unavailable from 4.00pm on Friday 31 August 2018 until 6.00am on Monday 3 September 2018 during maintenance to SAP, the Finance and HR system.

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Beware of phishing emails

There is a continuing trend of fraudulent ‘phishing’ emails being sent to University staff and students.

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Teaching software for academic year 2018-19

As student PCs will be upgraded to Windows 10 this summer, these are the programs which be newly installed for use in teaching. If you have any concerns about which programs you will teach with, let us know.

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High Performance Computing maintenance: Unavailable Wednesday 22 August 2018, 8.00am

ALICE and SPECTRE will be unavailable from 8.00am on Wednesday 22 August 2018 due to essential maintenance. The work should be completed by the end of the morning.

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IT Self Service Maintenance Wednesday 29 August 1.00pm - 2.00pm 2018

IT Self Service will be unavailable to staff and students on Wednesday 29 August 2018 between 1.00pm - 2.00pm for planned maintenance to introduce new enhancements for users.

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IT preparation for Confirmation & Clearing 2018

During August 2018, IT Services are heavily involved in supporting the IT systems required to ensure Confirmation and Clearing runs without interruption. You should be aware of the disruption to some rooms and services.

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Upgrade to Windows 10 to prepare for teaching in the next academic year

As PCs in Student PC Areas will be upgraded to Windows 10 later this summer, upgrade your University PC to Windows 10 now, to prepare for your teaching. This will enable you to update your teaching materials for Windows 10 or the new versions of programs.

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Apply security updates to your University Mac and Safari browser

Apple have released the most recent security updates for Mac OS and Safari web browser. Install these updates using Mac Self Service.

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Upgrade to Windows 10

More programs have been added recently, such as Panopto (Lecture Capture) and RefWorks. So now is the time to consider upgrading your University PC to Windows 10.

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Withdrawal of Adobe Connect

Adobe Connect is being withdrawn, as the current version is old and subject to a number of security vulnerabilities. Instead, staff are being assisted to transition their content and use new solutions for hosting meetings.

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Things you should know and do following Spectre and Meltdown bugs

You may be aware of the current security issue which is affecting computers across the world as described in the national news.

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Update Safari on your Mac to protect against Spectre bug

All University Mac users are strongly advised to update to the newest version of Apple’s Safari web browser in order to protect against the impact of the Spectre bug recently announced in the news. The update will help to ensure that Macs have the latest security features, and remain compatible with other University systems.

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Updates to University PCs in response to computer chip bugs

You may see more updates to your University PC than usual due to the current Meltdown and Spectre issues reported in the national news.

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Report an issue using IT Self Service

You can log an issue using IT Self Service, which will be recorded quicker, without having to phone or email the IT Services Desk.

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