Shad Jessen

Systems Downtime Scheduled for Saturday, March 21

Blackboard Learn, PeopleSoft Student Center, PeopleSoft Human Capital Management (HR), and PeopleSoft Finance systems will be unavailable from 7-9 a.m. Saturday, March 21. University websites will be unavailable from 7:45-8:30 a.m. on this date as well. Also, a brief outage … (Read More)

Qualtrics Single Sign-On Coming March 4

Qualtrics, the online survey and insight platform available to the Boise State community, soon will be available for use with your Boise State username and password. Beginning Wednesday, March 4, Qualtrics account holders may access the service on the Office of Information … (Read More)

Student Programmers Wanted for Bronco Appathon 4

Boise State students will compete to earn cash, prizes and prestige at Bronco Appathon 4 on March 6-8. Student programmers and designers are encouraged to register at no cost for this annual weekend coding marathon. Students will form teams to … (Read More)

Data Doctor Offers Cure for Pyramid Analytics Ills

The Data Doctor is IN this semester to help you with Pyramid Analytics and myInsights reporting services. Office of Information Technology and Office of Institutional Research “Data Doctors” are teaming up to assist you with formatting, modifying and distributing reports, as well … (Read More)

Technology Learning Opportunities from OIT

The Office of Information Technology offers on-demand, classroom and ad hoc group learning opportunities for Boise State staff and faculty. On Demand Learning Resources Access to learning resources covering nearly every topic are available free of charge 24 hours per day, … (Read More)

Introducing eduroam: Secure, Easy Wireless Networking at Boise State

The Office of Information Technology is pleased to announce eduroam, a new wireless network for the Boise State community. With eduroam, you can log in once with a Boise State username and password, and not have to authenticate again as you move … (Read More)

Support Now Available for Windows 8.1 and Mac OS X 10.10

The Office of Information Technology is pleased to announce official support for Microsoft Windows 8.1 and Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite operating systems for Boise State faculty and staff computers. Both operating systems are available at no charge for Boise … (Read More)

Mark Fitzgerald

Mark Fitzgerald, Office of Information Technology, recently presented at the 2014 Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group on University and College Computing Services (ACM SIGUCCS) annual conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, and was published in the conference proceedings. … (Read More)

Blackboard Downtime Scheduled Nov. 28-29

The Blackboard Learning Management System will be unavailable from 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 28, until 6 a.m. Saturday, Nov.29. The Office of Information Technology will perform maintenance on our Blackboard servers during this time. For more information, please contact the Help Desk … (Read More)

NCASM Week 3: ‘The Internet of Things’

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, and this week’s focus is on the critical infrastructure that makes up the “Internet of Things.” Our energy grid, transportation systems, financial institutions and communication mediums are becoming connected at an increasing rate, and … (Read More)

The Data Doctor is in

Business Intelligence and Reporting Services (BIRS), along with Institutional Analysis, Assessment and Reporting (IAAR), are presenting “Data Doctor” drop-in labs for myInsights and Pyramid reporting services this fall: Wednesday, Oct. 15, 8:30-10 a.m. (Employee Learning & Development Classroom, PAAW Building) … (Read More)

OIT Network Maintenance October 12

The Office of Information Technology will perform network maintenance on Sunday, October 12 from 6:00 am – 8:00 am. This maintenance will impact voice and data services in the following buildings on the east side of campus: Micron Engineering Center … (Read More)