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Campus Closed December 24 - January 1

Happy Holidays 2018

By Sarkis Daglian | Dec 14, 2018

The OIT Help Desk will remain available, at (949) 824-2222, for urgent support issues, but with limited staffing and potentially longer resolution times. Continue Reading Happy Holidays 2018

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Welcome UCI Applicants!

By Mike Caban | Dec 1, 2018

Do you need to check your admission status? If so, we’ve written a Help and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page. Continue Reading Welcome UCI Applicants!


Qualtrics Survey Tool

By Sylvia Bass | Nov 16, 2018

Qualtrics is a robust online survey-building tool that is highly customizable and easy to use. Build and distribute your survey, analyze your results, and collaborate using an easy to navigate web-based interface. Continue Reading Qualtrics Survey Tool


Evolution of Phishing Messages

By Isaac Straley | Oct 23, 2018

A new phishing technique used by attackers is to use a fake email address with a simple message such as “Are you available?” Learn more about phishing, how to spot it and how to report it. Continue Reading Evolution of Phishing Messages

Your Vote = Your Voice

VOTE Today!

By Sylvia Bass | Oct 18, 2018

Make sure to cast your ballot today. Your vote is your voice. Let’s hear it ROAR! Continue Reading VOTE Today!


Appointments – Online Scheduling System

By Sylvia Bass | Oct 2, 2018

Appointments is a flexible appointment scheduling system that provides self-service for approved office visitors as well as robust appointments management for office staff. Continue Reading Appointments – Online Scheduling System

Hiring and Mentoring Student IT Employees

Hiring and Mentoring Student IT Employees for Today’s Tech Industry

By Su Wang | Aug 30, 2018

For students to be able to succeed in today’s tech industry, relevant experience is often required even at entry level positions. As members of the university IT department, we have the unique ability to not only provide a job opportunity for students to gain this experience, but also to provide valuable mentorship along the way. Continue Reading Hiring and Mentoring Student IT Employees for Today’s Tech Industry

Application Whitelisting

Application Whitelisting And Your Managed Desktops

By Jeremy Paje | Aug 30, 2018

Have you considered deploying Application Whitelisting for your managed desktops? We’ll discuss how the central campus IT unit at UC Irvine has set up Microsoft AppLocker in Windows 7 and Windows 10, the benefits and productivity improvements we have experienced for both the Desktop team as well as the clients, the challenges we have faced, and the shortcomings of AppLocker. Continue Reading Application Whitelisting And Your Managed Desktops

Accelerating Innovation

Accelerate Innovation in Your Organization

By Shohreh Bozorgmehri | Aug 30, 2018

Join us to hear about our failures and successes in building a workforce innovation initiative at UCI’s Office of Information Technology – and help us think about how we can make it even better. Continue Reading Accelerate Innovation in Your Organization

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