March 23rd, 2017
This Spring 2017, the University of Arizona will adopt Microsoft Office 365, a cloud-based service, to provide greater availability of services to campus, gain efficiencies, and reduce costs.
The current faculty and staff email and calendaring services will move to Microsoft Office 365, and be renamed UAConnect365.
Microsoft Office 365 also offers application and storage features. Office 365 and UAConnect365 benefits for faculty and staff include:
50 gigabyte size mailbox you can access via online web application or your email software
Office 365 online productivity software (Word, Excel, Powe...Read More
February 14th, 2017
Microsoft has recently made changes to the Home Use Program benefit. This affects UA faculty and staff only.
1) Ability to purchase both versions of Office:
Beginning November 1st, 2016, Software Assurance customer employees who are eligible* to buy Office for their personal devices through the HUP benefit will be allowed to purchase one (1) copy of Office Professional Plus 2016 AND one (1 ) copy of Office Home and Business 2016 for Mac. Previously, employees could purchase only one version of Office when using the HUP benefit, and can now purchase both. The purpose of this change is to incre...Read More
September 22nd, 2016
On October 11th and 13th join Wolfram developers and staff for a free online event and see brief, fast-paced talks that will amaze you regarding the latest developments in Mathematica since Version 10!
Your registration gives you access to both webinar dates.
October 11, 2016 - 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. US EDT (2:00 p..m - 3:30 p.m. GMT)
Webinar Day 1 - Overview plus presentations on major new areas including:
October 13, 2016 - 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. US EDT (2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. GMT)
Webinar Day 2 - Short talks about specific...Read More
August 11th, 2016
X-Win 32 is no longer offered by UA Bookstores. You can still obtain this product on your own via the vendor StarNet Communications. Educational discounts are available for faculty/staff ($145) and students ($69.95). Classroom/Labs license packs start at $1375.00 for a 25-user license. Read More
August 11th, 2016
The Education Advisory Board (EAB) finds and develops best practices to address education’s top challenges. Their research forums share proven, peer-tested ideas from colleges and universities around the world, and the Office of the CIO has purchased a subscription to their IT Forum. Take advantage of EAB's research and insights, resources and tools, events and webinars, and blog.
IT Professionals and the UA community at large can sign up for this subscription service at www.eab.com and register as a New User. Click here for more information. Read More