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Activating Microsoft's Power BI app Microsoft's Power BI application is a suite of business analytics and visualization tools.   This application is available free to the UO community through our Office 365 site license.... News
Reconnecting to UO Secure after summer wireless network change In June 2016, Information Services made a change to the UO Secure wireless network. UO Secure is the secure wireless network intended for daily use by UO students, faculty, and staff.   If you... News
DuckWeb gets new look On Friday, Nov. 25, during the Thanksgiving holiday break, DuckWeb got a new look.   The image here shows the new design, which better matches the look of the UO homepage. DuckWeb continues to... News
Get free tech support at the EMU! The Technology Service Desk has set up a temporary help desk in the EMU main lobby, next to the Fishbowl.   Stop by for help with: software Wi-Fi email viruses and more... News
New look & feel at starting March 14, 2017 On Tuesday, March 14, at 8am, Information Services will be updating   Specifically, IS will be releasing a new auto-configuration tool for UO Secure and Eduroam.... News
UO homepage, other websites to be briefly offline March 28 Update 3/28/17 9:25am: The display issues have been corrected on the Status website ( as of about 9am.   Update 3/28/17 8:50am: This morning's... News
Changes to on May 2, 2017 On Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at 8am, Information Services staff made a change to that requires users to take action.   Specifically, IS staff upgraded the SSH RSA host key for... News
IT website maintenance April 27, 2017 On Thursday, April 27, from 12pm until about 12:30pm, this website ( will be unavailable due to maintenance.   During the work, a maintenance page will display.   If... News
UO homepage, other websites to be briefly offline May 16 On Tuesday, May 16, 2017, between 5am and 7am, the University of Oregon homepage and about 150 other UO websites will be unavailable for about 30 minutes due to maintenance.   A maintenance... News
Preview new IT service portal at May and June demos The UO campus community is invited to attend demonstrations of the new IT service portal in May and June 2017. The service portal — a new website for UO tech support — will be... News
Transform IT charter approved From Jessie Minton, Chief Information Officer and Vice Provost of Information Services Adriene Lim, dean of libraries and Philip H. Knight chair, and I are happy to announce that the IT charter has... News
Wireless overnight outages July 26-27, 2017 Campus wireless networks will be intermittently unavailable from 11:30pm on Wednesday, July 26, through the early morning hours of Thursday, July 27 — possibly as late as 7am — while... News
UO Service Portal now live! The new UO Service Portal ( launched for select IT departments on Monday, August 28, 2017. What is the UO Service Portal? The UO Service Portal (powered by... News
Meet the Chief Technology Officer candidates Join the two finalists for the role of Chief Technology Officer on Feb. 23 and Feb. 26 for their presentations to campus. Learn more at News
Skype for Business available to all UO staff Skype for Business is now available to all University of Oregon faculty and staff. Skype is an audio- and videoconferencing application from Microsoft that also offers instant messaging, screen... News
Tech Desk now located in PLC The Technology Service Desk has moved!   After two years in a temporary location in the Computing Center, the Tech Desk moved on August 23, 2018, to its new, permanent home in PLC 68, located on... News
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