Information Services and Technology
Construction begins on high-performance computing center
October 6, 2010President Hockfield joins Gov. Patrick and others at groundbreaking ceremony.
Teaching with Technology website adds video services portal
September 8, 2010Gathers information for faculty and students about video resources and services at MIT
IS&T recommends Windows users wait to install Microsoft Office 2010
July 30, 2010The current version of McAfee VirusScan Enterprise, VSE 8.7i, does not support Microsoft Office 2010 products.
John Hynes, MIT administrator for 44 years, dies at age 66
July 15, 2010
New book, 'Bright Boys,' chronicles MIT’s pioneering of IT age
June 1, 2010Foreword by Professor Emeritus Jay Forrester shares insight on team’s early work
IS&T ending support for MIT TechTime, iPassConnect and related software
May 14, 2010Effective June 30, 2010, IS&T will no longer support MIT TechTime™ and iPassConnect
Safeguarding data: An MIT responsibility
May 4, 2010To protect the personal data MIT collects and to comply with new Massachusetts regulations, a campus-wide Written Information Security Program (WISP) has been developed.
Agnes N. Morrice, 44-year MIT employee, dies at age 95
April 14, 2010
New web-based VPN service available to the MIT community
March 9, 2010This new service from IS&T provides MIT faculty, students and staff with improved connectivity from off campus.
Nigel Wilson on the role of information technology in improving transit systems
March 1, 2010Presented by Transportation@MIT
IS&T announces extension of VMware Enterprise License Agreement and availability of new products
February 9, 2010The license agreement has been extended through the end of 2013.
IS&T announces support for Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)
February 2, 2010Though many issues have been resolved, a few products are still not compatible with 10.6.
IS&T offering full support for Internet Explorer 8 on Windows 7, XP, and Vista
February 1, 2010An online document outlines known issues with Internet Explorer 8 at MIT.
Phishing alert; MIT computer users may be receiving fraudulent alert e-mails
January 27, 2010The fraudulent message asks you to login via URL to ensure that your e-mail account information is up to date. This message is not from MIT.
Update to MIT campus map reflects community feedback
January 21, 2010Update includes a refined user interface and a revised FAQ
IS&T offers full support and migration guidelines for Microsoft Windows 7
January 13, 2010IS&T now offers full support for systems running 32-bit business-class versions of Windows 7, along with guidelines for safe migration.
Default quota for MIT's traditional (IMAP) e-mail service will increase to 2GB
January 6, 2010
IS&T's Enterprise Subscription Consolidates WebEx Conferencing Options at MIT
December 7, 2009Faculty and staff now have direct access to the Cisco WebEx web conferencing service at discounted rates and with a broader set of services.
IS&T training courses can help you keep pace with software
December 4, 2009New courses are being offered on Windows 7, Adobe Creative Suite 4 and Acrobat 9
IS&T offers Microsoft Office to faculty and staff at no costSubscribe
November 12, 2009Information Services and Technology (IS&T) is offering Microsoft Office licenses to all faculty and staff through a centrally funded Microsoft Campus agreement