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July 18, 2019

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October 15, 2015

University starts final phase of project to end SiteMaker use

Information and Technology Services launched the SiteMaker Transition Project in January 2014 and, since then, has been moving, archiving and deleting SiteMaker sites in anticipation of decommissioning the Web hosting service at the end of 2015.

September 24, 2015

U-M leads $5M big-data project to widen 'bottleneck to discovery'

Buried in troves of data that scientists have gathered, but not yet analyzed, could be key insights to improving cancer treatment, understanding Alzheimer's disease, predicting climate change effects and developing cheaper, clean energy technologies.

September 24, 2015

Canvas chosen as successor to CTools course sites

Following the recommendation of a faculty advisory group, U-M's Ann Arbor campus will move all course sites from CTools into a new learning management system called Canvas by the fall 2016 semester.

September 21, 2015

High-speed research data storage now available

U-M investigators involved in data-intensive research are getting a new tool to help them store, manage and analyze large data sets.

Advanced Research Computing-Technology Services on Monday announced that a new service, Turbo Research Storage, is available to researchers on all U-M campuses.

June 22, 2015

Temporary outage during HR systems upgrade

Several M-Pathways Human Resource Management Systems will be offline from 5 p.m. Thursday through 7 a.m. next Monday for an upgrade to enhance security, improve functionality and reduce costs.

June 11, 2015

Universities join to control destinies in digital learning environment

"A world of opportunities."

That's how James Hilton, vice provost for digital education and innovation, describes the possibilities of a consortium of universities, joined together by a desire to create and share digital tools and data, in effort to enhance the learning experience for students today.  

June 4, 2015

U-M hit by email scams to collect personal information

More than 150 people at the University of Michigan have fallen victim to phishing emails, and revealed personal information such as names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, UMICH passwords, and more this week.


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