Georgia Tech to Help Expand Research at Historically Black Colleges  and Universities

Georgia Tech’s Office of Information Technology was recently awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation to enable network and research enhancements for nearby historically black colleges and universities.

Updates to TechWorks and PeopleSoft Systems Coming Your Way

Georgia Tech employees can expect a new look and feel for the TechWorks website beginning Monday, June 6.

Reduced Scope - Disaster Recovery Exercise Scheduled June 10-12

Georgia Tech’s Office of Information Technology will perform a data center failure simulation on the weekend of June 10 as part of its disaster recovery and preparedness plan.

Biannual Cybersecurity Training Launches Monday, May 16

Georgia Tech will launch its biannual Cybersecurity Awareness Training for all employees on Monday, May 16.

BlueJeans to Sunset at Georgia Tech May 30 [UPDATE - Sunset Date Extended to June 14]

Georgia Tech will sunset the BlueJeans videoconferencing solution on June 14.

Cyber Threats Amid Russia-Ukraine War

As the conflict between Russia and Ukraine continues to mount, information security experts across the United States explore ways to circumvent potential cyber-attacks to critical information systems and infrastructure.

New Sargent in Town at Administrative Services Center

Banner Registration System Upgraded to Improve Student Experience

The Banner registration system upgrade provides students with access to an enhanced self-service registration system, new scheduling features and a modernized user interface for desktops and mobile devices.

Georgia Tech CIO Honored in Leading Data and Technology Executives U.S. Public Education List

Georgia Tech Vice President for Information Technology & Chief Information Officer Daren Hubbard has been honored among CDO Magazine’s Class of 2022 data and technology leaders in the public education sector.

OIT Welcomes Robert DiFilippo as New Director of Tech Applications Group

The Office of Information Technology recently welcomed Robert DiFilippo as the new director of its Tech Applications Group (TAG). 

Georgia Tech Announces Zoom Soft Launch

Georgia Tech will begin a soft launch of the Zoom video collaboration platform beginning Monday, Feb. 7, for students, faculty, and staff.

OIT Welcomes Michael Page as New Director of Information Technology II

Georgia Tech’s Office of Information Technology (OIT) will welcome Michael Page as a new director of Information Technology II on Monday, Feb. 7.

Jim Pete Tapped to Serve as Interim CIO at Clayton State University

James “Jim” Pete, executive director of Digital Business in Georgia Tech’s Office of Information Technology (OIT), has agreed to serve as interim chief information officer (CIO) at Clayton State University.

Georgia Tech Announces New Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Skye Duckett has been named the new vice president and chief human resources officer after a nationwide search.

GlobalProtect VPN to Replace Cisco AnyConnect

Users are being asked to transition from AnyConnect to the GlobalProtect VPN service in a phased approach.

Office of Information Technology Introduces Awards Program

OIT introduced an awards program to acknowledge, recognize, and reward the effort, accomplishments, and contributions of employees and teams who reflect Georgia Tech’s and OIT’s values, mission, and goals on a regular basis.

Georgia Tech Announces New Chief Information Security Officer

After a national search, the Georgia Institute of Technology has selected Leo Howell as its new chief information security officer.

Georgia Tech Strives for Data Excellence

Georgia Tech is taking steps to reshape its data strategy as part of the multi-year, multi-phase Data Excellence initiative.

CIO Blog - Data Excellence

We formally introduce the multi-phase, multi-year Data Excellence initiative at Georgia Tech. I'm extremely excited to share details around this initiative, which directly supports the Institute Strategic Plan and brings together leaders from across

Shared Experiences, Shared Responsibility, Shared Success

For the Office of Information Technology (OIT), the past semester has been all about shared experiences, shared responsibility, and shared success.