Sunday, November 13: EPIC Quarterly Update

The EPIC1 team and Washington University Information Technology will perform the quarterly EPIC upgrade on Sunday, November 13, between 12:30am and 2:00am. Temporarily Unavailable Customization Options The below listed common workflow customization options of EPIC will be temporarily unavailable from Friday, November 11, at 5:00pm, until the end of the upgrade on Sunday, November 13, at […]

Required Maintenance for Kramer VIA Wireless Presentation Devices

WashU IT has been made aware of a required maintenance for multiple Kramer VIA Wireless Presentation Devices throughout both the Medical and Danforth campuses.These are the devices which allow you to wirelessly share your laptop or device screen on room monitors and/or through room projectors via WiFi networks. As a result, some of the Kramer VIA […]

Securing the Wired Network on the WUSM Campus

WashU IT and WUSM ITSS have began implementing the preparatory step of securing the wired network on the WUSM campus, a process called Network Access Control (NAC). Network Access Control (NAC) will allow us to secure the wired network in a manner similar to the WUSM-Secure wireless network, which requires your WUSTL Key credentials. This […]

Hibernate, Sleep, or Shut Down. What Should I Use?

Should I hibernate, sleep, or shut down my computer? Whether you are concerned about efficiency, your device’s health, or energy consumption, this is something most of us have wondered before. Perhaps you have even consulted with multiple professionals and received mixed feedback on what is best. While each of these power-down options appears to shut […]

Sunday, August 28: EPIC Quarterly Update

The EPIC1 team and Washington University Information Technology will perform the quarterly EPIC upgrade on Sunday, August 28, between 2:00am and 4:00am. Temporarily Unavailable Customization Options The below listed common workflow customization options of EPIC will be temporarily unavailable from Friday, August 26, at 5:00pm, until the end of the upgrade on Sunday, August 28, at […]

May 12: Retire Passcode for WashU Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)

Washington University Information Technology will retire the use of Passcode as an authentication method for WashU Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) to enhance information security at the University on May 12 for all individuals who have not used the passcode authentication method within the last 90 days.  The Send Me a Push and Call Me options will remain as […]

Sunday, May 15: EPIC Quarterly Update

The EPIC1 team and Washington University Information Technology will perform the quarterly EPIC upgrade on Sunday, May 15, between 2:00am and 4:00am. Temporarily Unavailable Customization Options The below listed common workflow customization options of EPIC will be temporarily unavailable from Friday, May 13, at 5:00pm, until the end of the upgrade on Sunday, May 15, at […]

April 7: DocuSign New Feature Release

Washington University Information Technology, in coordination with the DocuSign vendor, performed routine maintenance, providing feature enhancements and bug fixes, on April 7. There was no service impact associated with this maintenance. Detailed information about the maintenance can be found at the links below: Administrative Release notes eSignature Release notes April Core 2022 Feature notes DocuSign also offers […]

March 2022: Qualtrics New Features Release

Qualtrics has released new features through the month of March 2022. The new features are available and detailed in the Weekly Product Release Notes, posted weekly by the vendor. Please visit the Qualtrics How To page for more information on Qualtrics Did you miss last month’s Product Update notice? Access the Qualtrics Community Product Updates page to review feature enhancements […]

March 23: Microsoft Teams, OneDrive and SharePoint default Sharing Change

In order to increase the security of our Data, Washington University Information Security and Information Technology have collaborated to change the default share setting for documents or folders in Microsoft Teams, OneDrive, and SharePoint. Share links created prior to the change will not be impacted. Effective this Wednesday, March 23, at Midnight, documents uploaded to Microsoft Teams, OneDrive, and SharePoint will […]