May 5, 2020

Delivering innovative technology solutions to the frontlines of COVID-19

A medical professional in personal protective equipment talks to a patient in a mask outside a triage tent for evaluating potential COVID-19 cases

Learn how teams rushed to deliver critical technology to locations never before attempted – in record time – to support healthcare workers on the frontlines of the pandemic. Read the full story.

April 9, 2020

Online teaching tools are designed, well-supported to meet unprecedented demand

Learn how vendors behind the University’s online teaching tools — Zoom, Panopto and Canvas — are prepared to handle increased demand in Seattle and around the globe.

October 22, 2019

Where we roam with eduroam

What are the top countries where UW travelers connected to Wi-Fi using eduroam, the UW’s preferred Wi-Fi connection service for all students, faculty and staff? Find out. You can use eduroam at more than 30,000 participating locations around the world. Get eduroam now by configuring your devices. And bon voyage!  

September 26, 2019

UW’s academic and fiscal calendars combined in one online tool

The new tool displays the calendars most frequently used by faculty, staff, and students and identifies the specific period on each calendar for any given day. The calendars include the UW Academic Year and Quarter, State Biennium, State Fiscal Year and Quarter, Federal Fiscal Year, and the Indirect Cost Recovered (ICR) ABB (Activity-Based Budgeting) Calculation Year….

September 13, 2019

Disasters don’t plan ahead, but you should

Be prepared and check out the UW-IT’s Business Continuity Toolkit  for ideas on how to share important departmental updates and information during emergency events.

August 29, 2019

Watering UW’s lush landscapes

Imagine the iconic spots on the Seattle campus: Sylvan Grove, The Quad, Rainier Vista, HUB Lawn, Burke Gilman Trail, Memorial Way and the athletic fields. Now imagine them if they didn’t have the water they require, particularly now in the sun-drenched days of summer. A new virtual irrigation network will help staff manage the massive…