The archived stories listed here appear in their original form and may provide historical
context for stories today, but information within the archived stories such as titles
of professors, names of research centers or contact information may no longer be
valid. To check whether information within an older story is still current, please
contact the Arkansas Newswire editor at firstname.lastname@example.org or 479-575-5555
VoIP Brings New Features and Changes to Campus Calling
Callers with the new system should dial the full 7-digit campus number (575-xxxx). Callers on the old phone system should dial 9 before the 7-digit campus number (9-575-xxxx).
Cyber-Security Student Team Earns Regional Spot
A U of A student cyber-defense team will return this month to the finals of an eight-school competition to see which university will emerge victorious at the end of a real-world cybersecurity gauntlet.
VoIP Training Available for Campus Phone Users
Training sessions on the new phones will be offered weekly throughout the spring semester with Q&A sessions on Tuesdays and more in-depth training on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
VoIP Phone Demo at the U of A Bookstore
VoIP phones and headsets will be on display throughout the spring semester at the Computer Store inside the U of A Bookstore on Garland Avenue.
Phishing Scam for iTunes Gift Cards
Avoid phishing scams by alerting IT security if something curious hits your inbox. A new one appears as though it came from an administrator and asks for a 6-digit code. Don't respond.
Today's Brown Bag Event to Highlight Open Educational Resources
Elaine Thornton with the University of Arkansas Libraries will present on Open Educational Resources during the Wednesday, Feb. 20 Brown Bag lunch.
New Qualtrics Research Program Offers Nationwide Data and Discounts
A new discounted service through Qualtrics Research Services is now being offered by IT Services and Teaching Innovation and Pedagogical Support.
Data Center Power Outage Planned for Feb. 17
The Administrative Services Building (ADSB) Data Center will be affected during a scheduled power outage early Sunday, Feb. 17.
Data Center Power Outage to Impact Campus Systems on Feb. 17
A complete power outage to the campus Data Center is tentatively scheduled for the early morning of Sunday, Feb. 17. Several systems will be unavailable during a repair process.
VoIP Phone Demo Today in Arkansas Union
During the phone demo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, Feb. 6, outside the Tech Spot in the Arkansas Union, users can try out using the 405HD and 445HD phones and headsets.