July 31, 2021

Information Technology

  1. July 29, 2021

    Migration to Dropbox opens to faculty and staff July 30

    Faculty and staff on the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses who have not yet moved from U-M Box to U-M Dropbox can now begin the process using the Self-Service Migration tool.

  2. July 28, 2021

    Google Drive update to affect links to non-Google files

    Google is releasing an update to Drive files on Sept. 13 that will change links used to share non-Google files that were created before November 2017.

  3. July 7, 2021

    Zoom supports new DEI features in latest update

    U-M faculty, staff, and students can now take advantage of new features in Zoom video conferencing that support an inclusive campus environment.

  4. June 29, 2021

    New research computing package supports data-intensive research

    Information and Technology Services has launched a new package of supercomputing resources for researchers and Ph.D. students on all U-M campuses: the U-M Research Computing Package.

  5. June 15, 2021

    U-M begins cloud storage migration to Dropbox

    Starting this month, the U-M community is migrating to U-M Dropbox, which will become the institution’s primary cloud file storage option once U-M Box fully retires in December.

  6. June 9, 2021

    Wi-Fi upgrades to help transform campus network capabilities

    Starting this summer, Information and Technology Services will upgrade campus Wi-Fi so it continues to meet the campus community’s growing demand for fast and secure connections.

  7. April 15, 2021

    Registration open for virtual 2021 Hacks With Friends

    Hacks With Friends encourages all U-M IT and technology professionals and advocates, regardless of role, to break out of normal routines, form a team, build a project (or hack) from scratch.

  8. March 29, 2021

    XR @ Michigan 2021 Summit to focus on extended-reality issues

    The XR @ Michigan 2021 Summit will bring a virtual audience from all around the world onto a virtual events platform to hear about and discuss the potential and challenges of extended reality.

  9. March 25, 2021

    U-M Library upgrading technology to improve user experience

    An upcoming overhaul of the platform that allows users to find, request and borrow materials will bring changes to U-M Library services and interfaces.

  10. March 15, 2021

    U-M to migrate from Box to Dropbox this spring and summer

    The university will migrate its cloud-data storage from U-M Box to U-M Dropbox beginning this spring. U-M Box, the university’s primary cloud-data storage option, will go away Dec. 1.