IT Update News from 09/2018

Adobe Creative Cloud: additional features for Named User Licensing

September 20, 2018

Creative Cloud is a set of applications and services from Adobe Systems that gives subscribers access to a collection of software used for digital storytelling, graphic design, video editing, web development, and photography. Last December, we introduced Adobe Creative Cloud applications through...

Skillsoft IT training library - new content available

September 20, 2018

We are pleased to announce the addition of almost 300 hours of IT certification test preparation videos to Yale’s Skillsoft online training library. This exciting new content covers a range of Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), and the...

Yale's CISO shares his vision

September 20, 2018

Paul Rivers, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Yale, leads a team that focuses on identifying and addressing cybersecurity concerns at the University. He is also Yale’s Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Officer, responsible for protecting...

Introducing CoRe, the Common Reporting Platform for Yale

September 20, 2018

In the absence of a common reporting and data analytics platform, staff across Yale have adeptly leveraged system reporting solutions and data visualization tools, developing custom reports that opened the door for potential duplicate datasets and multiple versions of the truth. The report...

Operational Reporting for Student Information Systems (SIS)

September 20, 2018

The implementation of Operational Reporting for the Student Information Systems (SIS) is a workstream included within the SIS Programs Capital Project. Prior to this project, there was no supported solution for reporting for the student information systems data. Functional users rely heavily on...

Gating and Change Advisory Board (CAB) updates

September 20, 2018

Yale ITS is rolling out changes to the Gating and Change Advisory Board (CAB) processes. The following information will help you understand why we have these functions, how they work, what tools are available for support, and who is involved. Gating is a series of checkpoints used to help assess...

Student Technology Collaborative welcomed Yale’s incoming students

September 20, 2018

This year, the ITS Student Technology Collaborative (STC) welcomed Yale’s incoming students to campus with a week packed full of orientation events and activities.

STC hosted numerous orientation events for incoming undergraduate and graduate students throughout the week, but...

Create your Workday Talent Profile – Calling all IT M&Ps

September 6, 2018

Managerial & Professional staff - share your talents, skills, and more

Yale ITS is a hub of great talent. Documenting all that talent is a goal of University leadership. To accomplish this, we need your help. Managerial & Professional employees are asked to...

Organizational Announcement - Yale Operations

September 5, 2018

Dear Colleagues,

I write to inform you that Kathy Byington, Associate Vice President for Business Operations and Operational Excellence, has accepted a leadership position at another institution of higher education and will be leaving the University later this month....