UNCG ITS News

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Starting on Friday, July 26, 2024, and lasting through the weekend until Monday, July 29, 2024, UNCG will undergo a significant upgrade of its campus core networking equipment. This crucial infrastructure update, which forms the backbone of campus connectivity, is expected to cause intermittent or complete outages affecting various services, including: Why This Upgrade Matters [Read More]

Starting June 30, 2024, primary support for Windows operating systems will shift from Windows 10 to Windows 11. After this date, Information Technology Services (ITS) will deploy all new or reimaged Windows computers with Windows 11. Why Upgrade to Windows 11? Windows 11 offers a more modern operating system with new capabilities and enhanced security. [Read More]

Over the past two decades, we’ve all developed a keen eye for spotting doctored images. “Is it real or photoshopped?” has become a common question. But with the rise of generative AI, our skepticism needs an upgrade. We can describe any image in text and watch an AI bring it to life. Super cool, right? But [Read More]

Who: Students, faculty, and staffWhen: June 3, 2024, through June 20, 2024, starting at 5:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m. according to the schedule below.What: Information Technology Services (ITS) will replace the Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) in the following buildings: June 3 June 4 June 5 June 6 June 7 June 10 June 11 June 12 [Read More]

Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Oracle Database Quarterly Critical Patch Update (CPU) When: Thursday, May 30, 2024, 4:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. Why: Information Technology Services (ITS) follows a standard quarterly patching release schedule to improve delivery and ensure the most secure hosted Oracle database services. The following core Oracle-dependent services will be impacted [Read More]