Certified Contract Administrators

Linnie K, Shawn G., Lorrie P.

Linnie Kinnard, programmer analyst associate, Shawn Gibbons, IT procurement agent, and Lorrie Proal, IT procurement agent (pictured L-R) are now certified in contract administration. The abbreviated tasks of a certified contract administrator include negotiating the terms and conditions in contracts and ensuring the compliance of those terms and conditions as…

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Get to Know IT Workgroups

Workgoups Team MembersVSU Information Technology’s Workgroups Systems team is a multifaceted group that fall under Enterprise Infrastructure Systems (EIS). Team members include (pictured L-R): Wes Duke*, TSS desktop specialist, Travis Nolley, systems services associate, Jeremy Scott, systems coordinator, Grant Sloan, systems services associate, Clinton Cauley, systems services assistant,and Cliff Giddens, systems services associate. Most team members’ offices are located on the first floor of Pine Hall. Their primary responsibilities are supporting Windows server infrastructures and campus printing systems, account authentication, and coordinating with appropriate departments concerning new and existing needs. A focal point for this team is in developing the campus-wide Active Directory in a way that is most accessible as technology continues to change in the future.

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Archiving Files Stored on V:\ Drives

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VSU Information Technology is implementing an effective and cost-saving storage solution called “Active Archive”—a virtual, tiered file system. Active archiving permits us to store your files on the most appropriate media based on data retention and restoration needs. This allows infrequently modified or accessed files to be stored on less…

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VSU Wins Models of Excellence Award

Models of Excellence

University Business Magazine honors Valdosta State University as a Summer 2015 Model of Excellence Award winner in the category of Improving Retention through Actionable Intelligence.   In collaboration with Centralized Advising, Institutional Research and other VSU departments, Information Technology has innovatively used data analytics to improve student retention and academic success through systems…

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