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Beth Pouder Retires, Jason Grubb Appointed Interim Director

After 19 years of service to Appalachian State University, Beth Pouder is retiring from her post as Director of Enterprise Applications.  During ...

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Lance Schoychid Wins App State's Monthly Staff Shout Out

Appalachian State University's Information Technology Services' Lance Schoychid was recently featured in the Appalachian Today, Appalachian's online n...

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Changes to Apple ID Using AppState Email

Beginning March 9, 2020, your username@appstate.edu email address will no longer be able to be used as your personal Apple ID for services like Apple ...

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Campus Network Issues Resolved

Computer Systems on campus experienced network issues this morning which affected our ability to change the System Status page.  This issues are ...

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New IT Acquisition Application

Following the ratification of the IT Acquisition Standard , ITS published a website providing campus with the steps to acquire common or standard IT p...

IT Projects

Upgrade to Banner 9 - This upgrade will provide enhanced features, application efficiencies, and a more user friendly interface.

VOIP (Voice Over IP) - The conversion to Voice Over IP will allow all of campus to use the same phone system, which will save money and improve our communication efficiency.

Data Handling and Management Standards - The Chancellor’s Cabinet recently approved a University Secure Data Handling Standard and Data Management Standard. The implementation of these standards include security training, shorter password expiration dates for privileged users, and a data stewards council for areas responsible for University data.

For other projects, see the ITS Roadmap.

Questions? Contact cio@appstate.edu

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