Data Days to Take Place October 11-14

Georgia Tech's Inaugural Data Days takes place Oct. 11-14

Georgia Tech Turns to Data for Institutional Success

Georgia Institute of Technology CIO Daren Hubbard joined the Cutting EDge podcast to talk about how the university’s Data Excellence” initiative will improve operations at the Institute.

Data Excellence Continues with Data Week and Training this Fall

The second year of Data Excellence introduces a signature Data Excellence event this fall titled GT Data Days, along with a comprehensive training program and other engagement activities throughout the academic year.

Didier Contis Selected as Executive Director of Academic Technology, Innovation, Research Computing

After a nationwide search and interview process, Didier Contis has been selected as the new executive director of Academic Technology, Innovation, Research Computing within the Office of Information Technology.

New Data Security Review Process Introduced in Vendor Contracts

Georgia Tech recently implemented a new process for assessing supplier contracts in an effort to enhance data security.

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.