Transcription Coming to Microsoft Teams Meetings Recordings

Microsoft Teams logoStarting July 28, 2022, Microsoft Team users will be able to take advantage of transcription services for Microsoft Teams Meeting recordings. This will allow meeting organizers to display captions during the playback of meeting recordings.  Continue reading Transcription Coming to Microsoft Teams Meetings Recordings

Duo To Be Enabled for Former Student Accounts August 1

DuoThe University has been protecting the accounts of our users with the help of Duo Security’s Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) since 2016. This August, we will be moving forward with the next step in our effort to safeguard University accounts by enabling Duo 2FA for all former students starting at 7 a.m. on Monday, August 1, 2022. Continue reading Duo To Be Enabled for Former Student Accounts August 1

OIT Completes 100G Edge Router Project for R1

Last month, the OIT Networking Team completed the last installation of new equipment in the UDC and Patterson data centers as part of the 100G Edge Router Replacement Project. This project is one of the many building blocks being implemented to increase campus networking speeds specifically for research initiatives. In less than six months, the team oversaw a complete replacement of the core networking equipment to give SMU a tenfold increase in internal and external internet speed.

Dr. Michael Hites, SMU’s Chief Information Officer, shared his enthusiasm for the project Continue reading OIT Completes 100G Edge Router Project for R1

Results of the 2022 IT Training Survey and Contest Winner

IT Training Survey AdThank you to everyone that joined us today at the SMU President’s Picnic to find out about all we have to offer and who filled out our survey on IT Training at SMU. We had over 220 employees fill out the survey during the picnic and one of them is the winner of a new iPad Air… but more about that later. Continue reading Results of the 2022 IT Training Survey and Contest Winner