Are you responsible for identifying and remediating vulnerabilities for your team or department? If so, you won’t want to miss this information about recently announced, serious vulnerabilities that could pose a threat to you and your colleagues.
The results from the 2014 OCIO Technology Poll are available and the report is positive. The Information Industry satisfaction benchmark of 72.3% was again beaten by OCIO per the 2014 survey, with our overall service satisfaction rate of 74.3%. Great job OCIO Team! Check out a quick read high-level summary of the report via the "Read more" link. And for those who like the details, the article also contains a link to the full survey report.
Did you know that Ohio State offers all students, faculty and staff a free and easy way to share files and folders online? BuckeyeBox, available through a partnership with Box, allows users to have up to 50 GB of storage. Through cloud collaboration, users can add other BuckeyeBox users to folders and even assign tasks.
It’s not surprising to see record usage of technology at Ohio State during the first week of autumn semester 2014, but that doesn’t make the numbers any less impressive! In a single day, OCIO recorded highs of 7.8 million authentications to "osuwireless" and "WiFi@OSU" along with 50,000 simultaneously connected devices to our university network with 91,000 unique device connections. Student’s increasing use of wireless-dependent devices drives this growth, and the Ohio State Mobile App is constantly upping its offerings to meet their needs.
Are you #new2osu? If so, you probably have a lot of questions about technology services at The Ohio State University. Lucky for you, the OCIO Knowledge Base has answers!
The most popular articles in our Knowledge Base discuss my.osu.edu. This site allows students (as well as faculty and staff) to manage their OSU digital identities. Here you can update the password associated with your name.# used for accessing systems at Ohio State. Visit the Knowledge Base to learn what you can access with your name.# and how to change the password associated with this account...
OCIO’s Enterprise Applications team has been testing and perfecting their mobile version of SEIs, or Student Evaluations of Instruction. Beginning with the current summer term, all Ohio State students will be able to take these brief surveys through the OSU Mobile app on their smartphones and tablets.
Students, be sure to try out OSU Mobile when completing your SEIs!
Faculty, encourage your students to complete an SEI on a smartphone or tablet during the last day of class!
Several changes to the eLeave and eTimesheet system were finalized and released as of July 2014, one of which is the exciting addition of a new interactive eLeave calendar for supervisors.
When using eLeave, click the new Calendar link at the top of the page to open the leave calendar. All new, pending and approved leave requests for the employees who report to the supervisor will be displayed. Denied and deleted requests will not be displayed on the calendar.
We’re excited to have upgraded the university to the newest versions of the PeopleSoft Human Resources (HR) and Student Information System (SIS). These new versions of our HR, Payroll and Student applications are now being used across the enterprise by the Office of Human Resources (OHR), Payroll, Enrollment Services and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, as well as many other colleges and departments.