Archive | April 2014

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IT Student Assistants Recognized

Student Employee of the Year Congratulations to the following IT student assistants who were nominated and recognized at the Student Employee of the Year (SEOTY) Program on April 17: Rachel Martin (Training and Communication) – a Top Ten Nominee Benjamin Garcia (Technical Support Services) – a Top Ten Nominee Kinard Thomas (Technical Support Services) Matthew […]

Cascade Upgrade

Cascade, the online web editor used by VSU, has been upgraded to 7.10! New features include: Customizable Dashboard Improved User Interface and Larger Icons Google Analytics Available on Dashboard Easier to Access the Advanced Options To learn more, read Cascade 7.10: What’s New. For technical assistance, contact Web Services (webservices@valdosta.edu).    

Bandwidth Increase

Great news. . . the bandwidth for VSU Wireless has increased! Peachnet has increased the bandwidth from 350 MB to 650 MB.  With this increase, we anticipate a better, faster internet experience for VSU wireless users.  

Here We Grow Again. . .

IT has recently experienced some growth and restructuring with several new hires and position changes.   We would like to welcome our newest team members and congratulate those who have taken on new roles: Austin Bohannon, Helpdesk Lead Technician Pepper Croft, IT Project Manager Brett Daugherty, Systems Services Associate Joshua Harrison, Helpdesk Student Tech Cheryl Hatcher, […]

Important: The Heartbleed Bug

Update: The OUCH! team has released an out-of-band special edition that explains in very simple terms what the vulnerability means to individuals and what they can do to protect themselves. Explanation of Vulnerability (PDF Version) Translations & Archives  The Issue: There is a new, national technology concern named Heartbleed which involves website encryption and possible disclosure of […]