Monthly Archives: August 2016


Digital Signage Moves to Campus Shared Four Winds Back-End

What happened? The Division of Student Affairs (DSA) has migrated its digital signage back-end service from servers hosted by Student Affairs IT (DoIT) to servers hosted by TAMU IT. Why? DSA has had digital signage for many years and has been an active participant on the campus Digital Signage Steering Committee [...]

By | August 29th, 2016|Service Changes|0 Comments

Ransomware is BIG Business

Higher education has been targeted by the booming business of ransomware. Ransomware is, " malware that installs covertly on a victim's computer, executes a cryptovirology attack that adversely affects it, and demands a ransom payment to restore it. Simple ransomware may lock the system in a way which is not difficult for a knowledgeable person to [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments