IT News

7/20/15

Important changes regarding on-campus wireless internet access

Changes to wireless internet access for laptops and other devices will streamline and simplify service options for faculty, staff and students more

7/14/15

Pacific Technology implements new and improved email spam filter

Pacific Technology (formerly OIT) implements new email spam filter from Barracuda Networks. more

2/6/15

Update on network refresh

The refresh of the University's network is nearing its completion more

12/4/14

University to block payment sites such as Square.com on wireless networks

Starting December 2014, Pacific will begin blocking very specific payment sites on our wireless network to help safeguard financial information more

10/30/14

Chief Information Officer position elevated to recognize strategic importance of technology

In recognition of the critical nature of technology to Pacific’s strategic future, President Pamela A. Eibeck has upgraded the University’s Chief Information Officer position to a vice president role.  more

9/8/14

Employee Alert: Phishing email targeting payroll information

University Payroll and Human Resources has been alerted to a payroll theft scheme that is targeting university employees  more

7/14/14

Network Improvements Coming to University of the Pacific

A maintenance and testing window on May 28 may result in some network downtime  more

6/28/14

Pacific Sakai Upgrade June 28-29

Pacific Sakai will be upgraded (from version 2.9.0.6 to version 2.9.4.2) on June 28th 10pm - June 29th 2am more

3/17/14

New malware/virus protection

Additional malware/virus protection system will be implemented beginning March 19 more

1/13/14

OIT advisory regarding slow email processing

Some Pacific email messages have been slow to reach their destinations in recent days due to issues involving Microsoft data centers more