DotCIO News & Announcements
DotCIO will be performing an upgrade of OBI (Oracle Business Intelligence). OBI will be unavailable 5/29, 5/30 & 5/31 for this work. It will be available Monday, June 1st. Thank you for your patience while we make these improvements.
All members of the campus community should note that Multimedia Services will be performing required maintenance on the Mediasite Suite on Tuesday, June 30 and Wednesday, July 1. Video uploading, editing, recording, and viewing will not be available while this work is being done. Any users interested in receiving notifications for the start and end of the maintenance should send a request to be added to Multimedia Services' Mediasite notification mailing list.
Orders are now being accepted for the Rensselaer Mobile Computing Program Fall 2020 laptop packages. In addition to including the student's choice of either a Lenovo ThinkPad T14s or a Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 3, the Program's complete laptop packages also include comprehensive support and a customized backpack by The North Face. Current Rensselaer students in good standing who will be enrolled in the Fall 2020 semester are eligible to participate in the Program regardless of whether or not they have done so in the past.
Multimedia Services asks that all Webex users in the Rensselaer community review the document Securing Webex Meetings, available on the ITSSC website. This document outlines basic essential procedures for securing Webex Meetings and Events which should be followed for all Webex sessions, and also provides links to a one-sheet printout and to more detailed information.
The Rensselaer Mobile Computing Program is pleased to announce that the Fall 2020 packages will include the student's choice of either a Lenovo ThinkPad T14s or a Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 3, as well as comprehensive support and a customized backpack by The North Face. Please visit the Mobile Computing Program website for more information!
RPI Learning Management System (Blackboard Learn 9.1 Q2 2019 Release) instructors, designers, and TAs - Please read the entire announcement.
DotCIO's Multimedia Services will be performing planned maintenance on the Mediasite suite of servers between 6:00am and 7:00am EDT on Friday, April 17. As a result, members of the campus community should note that video streaming, downloads, and uploads will not be available while this work is being done.
Multimedia Services wishes to notify the Rensselaer community that the department's Quota Policy for MyMediasite is now available on the ITSSC Support site. MMS asks that all users review the policy, and their personal content storage, to remain in compliance.
Box is a cloud file sharing service like Dropbox, Google Drive, or Microsoft OneDrive and is offered to Rensselaer students, faculty and staff free of charge. If you would like to utilize Box or your Instructors/Colleagues are sharing information in Box, you do need to register for a Box