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UBC IT Community Update – July 30, 2020

Read this month’s news from Jennifer Burns, Associate Vice-President, Information Technology & Chief Information Officer, including details on: Implementation of Microsoft Teams (MS Teams) and OneDrive Remote Access to Application Software and Computer Lab Resources Discounted Vendor Packages for Students Internet Connectivity Improvement for International Students  Relaxed FIPPA Data Residency Requirements Extended Read the full […]

Register for 2020 UBC Research Computing Summer Sessions

Interested in high-performance computing? Want to learn a new programming language? UBC Advanced Research Computing (ARC) is hosting the 4th annual UBC Research Computing Summer Sessions from August 17th-28th, 2020. This year, the program will be offered virtually in the form of a series of webinars and hands-on online workshops. The Summer Sessions are free […]

UBC IT Okanagan Website Redesign Launch – July 16, 2020 15:00-17:00

UBC IT Okanagan will be launching a redesigned it.ok.ubc.ca website on July 16, 2020 15:00-17:00. During this maintenance period, the it.ok.ubc.ca website may be unavailable intermittently.

UBC Upgrading to Improved Malware Protection Solution

Cisco Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) is now the recommended and preferred malware protection solution for all computers managed by UBC IT.  This solution will replace Sophos Antivirus for all UBC supported desktops and laptops, with the UBC Sophos Antivirus license expiring July 29, 2020.  What does this mean? Computers provided by UBC Okanagan – Windows […]

Update – UBCO Service Desk Hours

Update – UBCO Service Desk Hours

To support social distancing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UBC Okanagan IT Help Desk walk-in facility will be closed until further notice.