Category: Partnerships

February 5, 2021

Despite pandemic, UW community advances critical work with help of IT

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Learn how the UW community leveraged technology during one of the most challenging periods in the University’s history to accomplish a wide breadth of work.

October 28, 2020

UW researcher uses power of cloud computing to learn about climate change

Learn how UW researcher Catherine Kuhn is using Big Data and cloud computing to learn what the color of a lake might tell us about climate change.

July 8, 2020

Learn how UW Information Technology teams have shifted to support remote workforce

Ingenuity has been key to UW-IT’s shift in services so it can better meet the University’s IT needs during the pandemic and support tens of thousands of people working remotely. Read the full story.

May 5, 2020

Delivering innovative technology solutions to the frontlines of COVID-19

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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.

February 19, 2020

Major upgrade of state’s K-20 Network ensures high-performance internet connectivity for classrooms

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Resilient, high-performance internet access for 1.5 million students is ensured, thanks to a major upgrade to the K-20 Education Network that connects classrooms across the state. The K-20 Education Network is a state-funded, high-speed broadband network with locations in every county, serving school districts, tribal schools, colleges, universities and libraries. UW-IT, which provides operations, engineering…

January 28, 2020

A year in review: Highlighting how IT served the University

From a new tool that helps students navigate course prerequisites to reducing the cost of software, UW-IT joined forces with UW partners to help advance teaching, learning, innovation and discovery at the UW. Learn more about these IT projects.