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InSights

Fall 2017 Edition

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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:55pm
This summer, the MultimediaDevices network was launched. The new network replaced the Gaming network in the residence halls and extended the service to all buildings on the Kent Campus.
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:54pm
Information Services is in the process of upgrading Kent State’s Banner ERP system from version 8x to 9.
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:47pm
On September 8, 2017, Information Services hosted its annual 5S Day, a day focused on the LEAN methodology of improving efficiency and effectiveness by organizing and maintaining a clean, high-performance office environment.
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:40pm
KSUMobile is Kent State’s app for accessing information about the university across all campuses. Available on both iOS and Android platforms, over 4,000 people have downloaded the app with an average of 70 new users each day.
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:38pm
Information Services has initiated a project to install a new firewall that will better protect the Kent State community from Internet threats.
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:35pm
Beginning in Fall 2017, a portion of the university community will begin piloting a security enhancement to FlashLine called Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA).
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:28pm
The Division of Information Services once again demonstrated its strong students-first philosophy to freshman and transfer students new to Kent State University.
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:24pm
Information Services has launched DocuSign, an electronic signature capture platform that replaces printing, faxing, scanning, and mailing documents, potentially making every approval and decision digital.
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 4:23pm
Software.kent.edu is a new portal for Kent State students, faculty, and staff to download free software such as Microsoft Office.
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 2:58pm
Every day it seems another cyber security breach has been discovered that may directly impact you. Were you one of the 40 million people who used a bank card at Target in December 2013 and had your information stolen?
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 2:40pm
In 2015, Information Services began planning the implementation of CRM software.
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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 2:36pm
Making technology services and support more accessible to faculty, staff, and students is not an easy task, but it is one for which Information Services strives.