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UBC Visitor Wireless Network Login Process to Change for Enhanced Security

On May 8, 2024, UBC is implementing an improved login process for the university's visitor wireless network, "ubcvisitor". This change aims to strengthen network security and provide better data for managing the service. 

Hidden Costs: The Environmental Impact of AI Technologies

With Earth Day around the corner on April 22, 2024, UBC IT is shedding light on some of the environmental impacts of current and immerging technologies we utilize every day. This week we’re talking about Artificial Intelligence (AI). 

Recap: Annual Spring Showcase 2024

Recap: UBC IT at BCNET Connect 2024

Inside UBC IT: Connecting with the IT Portfolio Management Team

Zoom video retention policy postponed and recordings to be stored in Kaltura

You were previously informed that the new Zoom video retention policy would come into effect on March 31, 2024. That is no longer the case, as the policy rollout date is being postponed. Zoom videos that are a year older or more will not be deleted on March 31 and links to Zoom videos will continue to work past that date.

Interview with Barish Golland: OneDrive & Teams Training at UBC

UBC IT at BCNET Connect 2024: A Look into AI/Machine Learning through the Cybersecurity Lens

To learn about their upcoming presentation at BCNET Connect 2024, we recently met with UBC IT cybersecurity experts Scott Baker and Kevin Radford to explore how they are delving into the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and cybersecurity, shedding light on both its potential and the accompanying challenges.  

Inside UBC IT’s ARC Team: Current Endeavors & Initiatives with Ryan Thomson