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Max’s Minute: Update on Taleo and OFC Improvements

Max Davis-Johnson, associate vice president for information technology and chief information officer, blogs regularly about his vision of transparency, customers and collaboration. One of our core principles used in improving Oracle Financials Cloud and Taleo Recruiting is the need to completely understand … (Read More) Max’s Minute: Update on Taleo and OFC Improvements

Google Apps is Now G Suite

G Suite for Education is the new name for Google Apps at Boise State University. Google announced the rebranding of their productivity suite last month. The apps themselves (Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Drive, etc.) retain their familiar names. G Suite for Education … (Read More) Google Apps is Now G Suite

Max’s Minute: Updates on Taleo Recruiting and Oracle Financials Cloud

Max Davis-Johnson, associate vice president for information technology and chief information officer, blogs regularly about his vision of transparency, customers and collaboration. This is the second in a series of articles discussing continuing improvements for Taleo Recruiting and Oracle Financials … (Read More) Max’s Minute: Updates on Taleo Recruiting and Oracle Financials Cloud

Max’s Minute: Improving Taleo and Oracle Financials Cloud

Max Davis-Johnson, associate vice president for information technology and chief information officer, blogs regularly about his vision of transparency, customers and collaboration. Boise State University recently introduced two significant enterprise system upgrades. Taleo Talent Acquisition was rolled out in June of … (Read More) Max’s Minute: Improving Taleo and Oracle Financials Cloud

OIT Support for macOS Sierra

Apple will release the newest version of its desktop/laptop operating system, macOS Sierra, on Tuesday, Sept. 20. The Office of Information Technology asks the campus community to delay upgrading university-owned computers to the new macOS until they complete testing to … (Read More) OIT Support for macOS Sierra

Max’s Minute: What’s New in the Office of Information Technology

Max Davis-Johnson, associate vice president for information technology and chief information officer, blogs regularly about his vision of transparency, customers and collaboration. In his latest video blog, Max Davis-Johnson talks about what the Office of Information Technology has recently accomplished, … (Read More) Max’s Minute: What’s New in the Office of Information Technology

Max Davis-Johnson

Max Davis-Johnson Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer Office of Information Technology Max Davis-Johnson was featured in an article for CIO Dive titled “For Higher Ed CIOs Navigating Tight Budgets, Relationships Key.” The article focused on the financial stresses … (Read More) Max Davis-Johnson

Learn About Blackboard, REEF Polling, Instructional Video

The Office of Information Technology is offering several training sessions for instructors in September. 10 Tips to Save You Time with Blackboard Tuesday, Sept. 6 2-3:30 p.m. Riverfront Hall Rm. 301 Join OIT learning technologist Jenn Weddel to learn 10 simple things you … (Read More) Learn About Blackboard, REEF Polling, Instructional Video

Web Accessibility and WordPress Learning Opportunities

The offices of Information Technology and Communications & Marketing are offering a series of WordPress and web accessibility learning opportunities this summer. Web Accessibility Initiative Presentations Boise State values inclusiveness and access for all students, faculty and staff. Accessibility standards … (Read More) Web Accessibility and WordPress Learning Opportunities

Blackboard Downtime Scheduled July 1

Blackboard will be unavailable from midnight-6 a.m. on Friday, July 1, due to a database upgrade. Courses will not be impacted by this upgrade. For more information, please contact the Help Desk at (208) 426-4357, or email helpdesk@boisestate.edu. (Read More) Blackboard Downtime Scheduled July 1

Student Center/ PeopleSoft Downtime June 30-July 1

PeopleSoft Student Center, Campus Solutions, Human Resources and Finance systems will be unavailable from noon Thursday, June 30, through noon Friday, July 1. This system downtime is related to the upcoming implementation of a new financial, procurement and grants management system effective … (Read More) Student Center/ PeopleSoft Downtime June 30-July 1

Campus Community Mourns the Passing of Stan Smith

Members of the Boise State community are mourning the death of Stan Smith, instructional technology systems architect in the Office of Information Technology (OIT). Smith passed away Thursday, June 2. Stan was an integral part of OIT for more than 25 … (Read More) Campus Community Mourns the Passing of Stan Smith