Spring 2012

Tech News for NAU Faculty, Students, and Staff
MyNAU Improvements Made...Thanks to You!

MyNAU Improvements Made...Thanks to You!

Feature:Thanks to all of the employees and student workers who responded to the survey, ITS is continually improving the MyNAU portal to make online resources at NAU more accessible, easier to use, and more efficient.

Centrally Supported Data Encryption Services: More protection with Same Easy Use

Centrally Supported Data Encryption Services: More protection with Same Easy Use

Centrally Supported Data Encryption Services: More protection with Same Easy Use The Information Security Group often receives requests to provide a recommended encryption program. We have been hesitant to make such recommendations until we can help to manage the programs and ensure that client data

ePlanning Project Takes Action

ePlanning Project Takes Action

The fall semester witnessed the first use of the Action Center in the MyNAU Portal. The Action Center provides another method of communicating critical information with students.  Students logging into the portal are immediately aware of any action alerts that require their attention.

Flagstaff Campus Wireless Network to be Upgraded

Flagstaff Campus Wireless Network to be Upgraded

Tablets, smart phones, laptops, and other wireless devices need room to move, so we're upgrading our campus-wide wireless network to 802.11n. While this standard nomenclature may be cryptic, here's what it means for users across the NAU mountain campus.

ITS Web Presence: Many Paths with a Single Goal, Getting You Where You Want to Be

ITS Web Presence: Many Paths with a Single Goal, Getting You Where You Want to Be

Check out Information Technology Services' Web—there's much more than meets the eye. Now you can find what you need quickly and in a variety of ways, however you like to navigate the web.

New Campus Communication with Lync

New Campus Communication with Lync

This Friday, the 10th of February beginning at 5pm, the ITS Windows Server Group (MENSA) will be replacing our campus-wide Office Communications Server with the more modern and capable, Microsoft Lync Server.

New Microsoft Media Vendor

New Microsoft Media Vendor

NAU has selected a new Microsoft media vendor

SharePoint 2010 Upgrade and New Features

SharePoint 2010 Upgrade and New Features

SharePoint 2010 Upgrade and New Features In December 2011 Information Technology Services (ITS) upgraded our SharePoint server from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010.  The new version includes many new features, including new navigation and Office Web Apps. Take a few minutes to check out the new features and how to use them to your advantage.

Support for Mac OS X 10.7 Lion

Support for Mac OS X 10.7 Lion

PC Support and the Solution Center offer official support for Mac OS X 10.7 Lion