IT Update News from 02/2018

The 25 Science Park United Way Champions thank you for your generosity

February 22, 2018

A new and successful approach was taken to raise funds at 25 Science Park for the United Way this year. We are pleased to report that over $50,000 in donations were raised!! We greatly appreciate your generosity, and more importantly, the enormous impact this will make to our community. The...

Spinup self-service portal to create servers, databases, and storage now available

February 22, 2018

The Spinup Self-Service portal provides on-demand creation and management of virtual servers, databases and storage. Users have administrative control of their...

Yale's Center for Collaborative Arts & Media First Annual Mixed-Reality Hackathon

February 22, 2018

The weekend of February 9 and 10, over 60 Yale students, faculty, and staff assembled at Yale’s Center for Collaborative Arts & Media for the first annual Mixed-Reality Hackathon. Teams utilized virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technologies to explore communication...

Web accessibility policy learning opportunities continue in February

February 21, 2018

The Web Accessibility Policy , announced on January 24 by Provost Ben Polak, establishes requirements for staff, faculty and students to procure, develop and modify University websites so that they...

How to communicate an unplanned system outage

February 8, 2018

Due to unanticipated problems, a Yale application or service may become unavailable. It is important to communicate quickly when a Yale application or service unexpectedly becomes unavailable.


Immediately inform and work with the Major Incident Manager:...