Enhanced Cell Phone Coverage for Mobile Devices + First Responders

Twelve Academic Health Center buildings will soon be connected to UF’s distributed antenna system, boosting cell reception at UFHealth. All buildings will be fully online by January 2014.

Learn more: https://news.it.ufl.edu/infrastructure/ufit-enhances-mobile-first-responders-cell-coverage/

National Cyber Security Awareness Month

IT Security is You!  Tuesday, October 22, 2013 – Smathers Library Room 1-A 

1:00pm              Open House (Really Good Snacks, Meet-and-Greet)
1:30pm               PANEL DISCUSSION/Q+A SESSION: Privacy, Law, and Security for UF Employees

  • Susan Blair – UF Chief Privacy Officer
  • Cheryl Granto  – Manager, UF Information Security
  • Barbara Wingo – Associate VP & Deputy General Counsel

2:30pm                PRESENTATION: Keeping Your Kids Safe Online – Frank Williams; District Coordinator, Project Safe Childhood
3:00pm                PRESENTATION: Preventing Identity Theft

For more information about this event, email the UF Information Security team (security@ufl.edu).

New Student Information System Panel Discussion – Elias Eldayrie and Zina Evans

The Academic and Professional Assembly invites you to a panel discussion with Vice President & CIO Elias Eldayrie and Vice President for Enrollment Management and Associate Provost Zina Evans.  The discussion will focus on the purpose and benefits of the new UF Student Information System.

Event details:

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
3:00pm to 4:30 p.m.
Smathers Library Room 1-A


UFIT Training in October: Using Copyrighted and Licensed Resources, Beginning and Advanced Qualtrics

Can I Post That?’ Workshop: Learn Strategies for Using Copyrighted and Licensed Resources in e-Learning: Wednesday, October 9, 9:30am-10:30am -OR- Monday, October 21, 1:30pm-2:30pm

Qualtrics Basics Workshop:  Thursday, October 17, 1pm-3pm

Qualtrics Advanced Workshop : Friday, October 18, 1pm-3pm

UFIT training workshops are held in HUB221.

To view all workshop descriptions and to register visit, http://training.it.ufl.edu/services-offered/workshops/


Fall Peer to Peer (P2P) – November 5

Save the date for the Fall P2P Event:

Tuesday, November 5
Smathers Library Room 1-A

The schedule of speakers will be shared soon.

Annual UFIT Customer Satisfaction Survey

UFIT will email its annual customer satisfaction survey on  Monday, November 4.

The 13-question survey is an opportunity for The Gator Nation to voice their opinions on IT services and end-user support levels.


Additional Ways to Connect with Campus IT and UFIT

IT Discussions LISTSERV: 

All UF employees may join the IT-DISCUSSIONS LISTSERV. It’s a great way to ask questions and discuss solutions to IT problems.
To join, email LISTSERV@LISTS.UFL.EDU with “JOIN IT-DISCUSSION-L” in the body of the email.

Ask the CIO:

Vice President and CIO Elias Eldayrie is committed to providing innovative and responsive technology services.  Email (cio@ufl.edu) the CIO’s office with your questions, comments, or concerns.

UFIT Social Media:  

Like UFIT’s Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/GoGators.UFIT) and Twitter (https://twitter.com/GoGatorsUFIT) pages and keep up with the latest on services, technology tips, and information about IT job openings.  UFIT staff monitor social media and respond to all messages posted, usually within a 2-hour timeframe.

Tracy Gale
Communications Manager
UF Information Technology
1012 Turlington Hall/ PO Box #117345
Phone: (352) 273-1559