We are please to announce that Ryan Turcotte joined the Client Services team as our newest Computer Support Specialist on Monday, October 22nd, 2012. Ryan is a '10 graduate of Amherst College where he received his B.A in Computer Science. During his undergrad days Ryan was a student worker in the... More
When will this change happen? Monday 10/29 through Friday 11/2 *Due to Hurricane Sandy this update will only take place Tuesday 10/30 through Friday 11/2 What is changing? McAfee is being upgraded from an unmanaged installation to a managed installation using McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) If you do not have McAfee installed it will not... More
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Google has announced that it will stop supporting Internet Explorer 8 on November 15, following the release of Internet Explorer 10 on October 26. After November 15, users accessing BU Google Apps with Internet Explorer 8 will see a message recommending a browser upgrade.
To BUworks Shoppers and Approvers: It was recently discovered that punchout catalogs are not functioning properly when accessed through Firefox 16 (released on October 9). You will be able to get to the punchout catalogs and put items in your cart. However, when you attempt to purchase them, you will get... More
Dear Faculty and Staff, Every year in early fall, SAP releases Support Packs. These software updates are required to bring our implementation of SAP up to the current support level, as well as provide the necessary payroll and accounts payable tax software updates for producing W-2's and 1099's in January. The BUworks... More
On Wednesday, October 3, 2012, a new version of the Cisco AnyConnect client was deployed. You should get this update automatically when first connecting to http://work2.bumc.bu.edu after this date. This new version of the Cisco AnyConnect client was deployed in order to: • Resolve several major bugs and conflicts with various desktop operating... More
The GIR recently produced a new Tech Brief for the community. Click here for the full collection of Tech Briefs. This Tech Brief, "Technology Now: Cloud Computing," explores the entire spectrum of cloud computing programs that offer potentially lower cost, easy-to-use services with high reliability and rapid startup times are now... More
Win cash, gain experience, and earn international recognition with one short video or a poster! The EDUCAUSE & Internet2 Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC) is conducting a contest in search of short information security awareness videos and posters developed by college students for college students. The contest seeks... More
BUMC IT will be in the BUSM Lobby on Monday (10/1), Wednesday (10/3) & Friday (10/5) from 11am-2pm to provide information and answer questions about information security as well as help you properly get rid of old computer hard drives. Bring your old computer hard drives or magnetic tapes, etc. More