Campus Updates

File Service Outage – Restored

Posted by on July 29, 2021

This morning IT experienced an outage with various DFS file services. The services that were affected were S and departmental drives, you might have noticed a brief moment where it was inaccessible. Those services have been rebooted and restored.

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Changes planned to virtual desktop infrastructure

Posted by on July 28, 2021

On Monday, Aug. 2, the information technology team will remove the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) pools that were created for COVID-19 remote access. The VDI pools that were available prior to this time will remain, including the General Access pool and LabVIEW pool.  If you are using software that was made available due to COVID, […]

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Return to Campus Faculty Event

Posted by on July 21, 2021

The IT Technology Support Team will be updating campus computers that have been in use by staff and faculty remotely. It’s important to get all campus computers updated to make sure they are compatible with current campus security and standards supported by IT. IMPORTANT: Visit the Faculty Event page for complete details about the events […]

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The Desktop Enhancement Program has been restored

Posted by on July 20, 2021

Missouri S&T’s desktop enhancement program has been restored with new guidelines, effective July 1. The information technology (IT) staff will work with departments to replace the oldest desktop enhancement computers in our system first.   To ensure efficient coordination with departments, the IT asset management team will reach out to department chairs to identify additional contacts. […]

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Help Desk Ticketing System Upgrade July 16-July 18

Posted by on July 16, 2021

Starting at 9:00 PM Friday, July 16 through 5:00 PM Sunday, July 18, we will be upgrading the Help Desk ticketing system. During this time, users will not be able to use the S&T Self-Service Portal to create tickets.

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Leave your computer on this weekend for updates

Posted by on July 14, 2021

Windows updates are planned between midnight Friday, July 16, and 6 a.m. Saturday, July 17. Please leave your computer connected to the S&T network and powered on over the weekend. Save your documents and close all applications because your computer will reboot during the update.

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Weekend maintenance for Centrally Scheduled Conference Rooms

Posted by on July 9, 2021

All S&T IT centrally scheduled conference rooms will be closed this weekend for maintenance. The computers in each of the 40 total conference rooms will have updates pushed out to them during the maintenance window. On Monday, July 12th, all conference rooms should be ready for use. IT will be able to remotely identify if […]

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Leave your computer on tonight for urgent updates

Posted by on July 7, 2021

Windows emergency security updates are planned tonight (Wednesday, July 7) beginning at 11 p.m. Please leave your computer connected to the S&T network and powered on overnight. Save your documents and close all applications running because your computer will reboot during the update.

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Retirement reception planned for Richard Altheide

Posted by on June 28, 2021

Join friends and colleagues in celebrating the retirement of Richard Altheide at a drop-in reception 2-4 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, in Room E101 of the Phelps Health Annex Building. The annex is located at 1100 West 10th Street. Altheide, an IT network systems analyst-architect at S&T, has served S&T for 37 years. Early in his […]

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SecureAuth Decommission Changes

Posted by on June 28, 2021

The SecureAuth password tool will be decommissioned on June 30th, 2021. Many applications have already been migrated to Microsoft Azure Authentication, however now all the remaining applications that are using SecureAuth for authentication will be transferred to Microsoft Azure Authentication by June 29th, 2021. This update will mainly impact new students/employees as they get set […]

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