News

Classroom Technology
Sep. 11 2017
Aiming to streamline and unify the overall instructor support experience in UMD’s 230+ general purpose classrooms, DIT and the Office of the Provost have planned some changes for the Fall 2017 semester.
Kaltura Media Management System
Sep. 8 2017
Kaltura, a new media management platform, is now available to store, modify, caption, and publish media assets.
Labor Day 2017 Holiday Service Hours
Aug. 28 2017
Division of IT offices will be closed Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.
New Guest Wireless Network
Aug. 28 2017
UMD now has a new Wi-Fi network for use by visitors to UMD!
Login Issues with the Central Authentication Service
Aug. 28 2017
Login issues affecting CAS, VPN, and umd-secure have been mitigated. There will be a additional system maintenance at 6:15 p.m.
Clicker Subscriptions Available at No Additional Cost
Aug. 23 2017
UMD student and faculty clicker licenses are now subsidized by the Student Tech Fee.
Move in Tech Support
Aug. 16 2017
DIT will offer several special opportunities for students to get help with getting devices connected during move-in for the Fall 2017 semester.
New Office Phones and Voicemail System for Faculty and Staff
Jul. 31 2017
The University of Maryland will be replacing faculty and staff office telephones beginning in August and continuing throughout the upcoming year. As part of this upgrade, you will also switch to a new voicemail system. Telephone numbers will not change.
New UMD Box Web Experience
Jul. 26 2017
UMD Box now has a new and improved, more personalized user experience on the Web.
CAS Login Update Coming Soon
Jul. 14 2017
The university's Central Authentication Service (CAS) will be updated on Monday, July 31. The most obvious change for customers will be a new look for the login screen used by many UMD systems.
 
SkyBox Suite Available to Adobe Creative Cloud Subscribers
Jul. 14 2017
SkyBox Suite plugins, 360/VR video production tools for Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe After Effects, are now available.
Independence Day 2017 Service Modifications
Jun. 23 2017
Division of IT offices will be closed Tuesday, July 4, 2017.
Adobe Connect Service Retired
Jun. 23 2017
Adobe Connect has been retired. You may download and archive content until August 30.