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Banner INB Apps Issue

ITS was recently made aware of Banner issues. This is primarily affecting people who had opened Banner sessions earlier today through Banner INB apps on VDI and try to return to them. ITS is diligently working towards a resolution. In the meantime, please try closing your open sessions and creating a new one. We've found […]
February 12, 2018

Wireless Planned Outage from 4 -5 a.m., Friday, February 9

ITS is making updates to the wireless network to address wireless performance issues reported across campus. In order to complete this update, access to the wireless network will be sporadically unavailable between 4 and 5 a.m. tomorrow morning. We appreciate your patience while we perform this necessary work. If you continue to have any issues […]
February 8, 2018

Wireless Connectivity Issues in the Residence Halls

ITS has been made aware of an issue that is causing intermittent wireless connectivity issues in the residence halls. We are working with our vendor, Cisco TAC, to investigate and resolve this problem. We will update you when we have additional information, and when these issues are resolved. We apologize for any inconvenience this may […]
February 8, 2018

OneDrive Notification on Drake-Owned PCs

Earlier this afternoon, many faculty and staff members using Drake-owned Windows computers saw a message pop up that offered assistance setting up OneDrive. This message was sent in error, and we apologize for any confusion that it may have caused. You do not need to do anything at this time. ITS is currently in the […]
February 6, 2018

Blackboard Outage Resolved

Thank you for your patience. ITS resolved the Blackboard outage at 1 a.m. this morning. If you continue to experience issues, please contact the Support Center at 515-271-3001 or visit service.drake.edu/its to report your issue.
February 3, 2018

Blackboard Outage

At approximately 8:15 p.m., ITS was made aware of a Blackboard outage. At this time, connecting to Blackboard is down both from on campus and off. ITS is diligently working towards a resolution. We will provide updates and let you know when the outage has been resolved. Thank you for your patience.
February 2, 2018

Message from the CITO

Greetings and welcome to the spring semester, Last Sunday (January 28) was Data Privacy Day, an opportunity to “create awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust.” As we are reminded on the Data Privacy Day website, “all companies are data companies today” and we all must remain committed to safeguarding […]
January 31, 2018

Meredith Network Outage Resolved

Thank you for your patience. ITS has now resolved the Meredith network outage. If you continue to experience issues, please contact the Support Center at 515-271-3001 or visit service.drake.edu/its to report your issue.
January 31, 2018

Meredith Network Outage

At approximately 8:15 AM, ITS was made aware of a network outage in Meredith Hall. This is affecting all network connectivity to and from Meredith. ITS is diligently working towards a resolution. We will provide updates and let you know when the outage has been resolved. Thank you for your patience.
January 31, 2018

Internet Outage Resolved

Thank you for your patience. ITS has now resolved the issue with intermittent Internet slowness and unavailability. If you continue to experience issues, please contact the Support Center at 515-271-3001 or supportcenter@drake.edu.
January 29, 2018

Internet Outage

At approximately 8:15 AM, ITS was made aware of intermittent Internet slowness and outages. This is affecting all access to Internet resources to and from campus. ITS is diligently working towards a resolution. We will provide updates and let you know when the outage has been resolved. Thank you for your patience.
January 29, 2018

Tech Tuesdays from ITS

Join ITS staff for the next sessions of Tech Tuesdays. All sessions will include time for Q&A (and cookies!). Each month we'll have a different topic designed to provide you with resources to use technology more efficiently in your job (and possibly your life). Feel free to sign up for one session, or all four, […]
January 22, 2018

MyDUSIS, blueView, Banner Planned Outages Wednesday Evening and Sunday Morning

Tomorrow, Jan. 17, from 9 to 11 p.m., and Sunday, Jan. 21, at 7:30 a.m. and lasting until 9:30 a.m., all Banner (DUSIS) services will be unavailable. Access to blueView, MyDUSIS, DUSIS (INB) Forms, Workflow, eTranscripts, Job Submission, and ODBC (Microsoft Access) will be unavailable. These outages will allow ITS to perform necessary maintenance to […]
January 16, 2018

Mac Self Service Outage Resolved

Thank you for your patience. ITS has now resolved the Mac Self Service outage. If you continue to experience issues, please contact the Support Center at 515-271-3001 or visit service.drake.edu/its to report your issue.
January 12, 2018

Mac Self Service Outage

At 10 a.m., ITS was made aware of a Mac Self Service outage. During this time, users of Drake-owned Mac computers are unable to download hosted software. ITS is diligently working towards a resolution. We will provide updates and will let you know when this outage has been resolved. Thank you for your patience.
January 12, 2018