• From Wired to Wireless: The Mobile Technology Ecosystem at Stony Brook

    February 11, 2016

    The proliferation of mobile devices has presented the university community with challenges and opportunities that require the coordination of multiple constituencies, chief among them its faculty.

  • Guest Access on Public Computers Being Disabled Jan. 25

    January 19, 2016

    In an effort to increase the level of security for the people who regularly use public computers at Stony Brook University, anonymous guest access will be disabled on January 25, 2016.

  • DoIT to Promote Data Privacy Month at Chillfest on Jan. 26

    January 15, 2016

    DoIT will have a table at the Chillfest on Tues., Jan 26 from 5pm-7pm in the SAC to promote Data Privacy Month 2016. 

  • Blue Waters Student Internship Applications Due Feb. 1

    December 23, 2015

    Blue Waters is one of the world's most powerful supercomputers, capable of performing quadrillions of calculations every second to tackle challenges in astrophysics, chemistry, biology and biomedicine, atmospheric science, and many other fields of research. To help prepare the next generation of supercomputing researchers, the Blue Waters project offers paid internships to undergraduate students across the country.

  • Innovation Lab to Demonstrate Innovative Technologies in the HSC Library Beginning Jan. 19

    December 23, 2015

    Stony Brook's Innovation Lab will be staffing a table in the HSC Library beginning Jan. 19, through the end of Feburary, to demonstrate 3D printing and health-related models as well as other "DoIT Yourself" ideas. The 3D printers in Stony Brook University’s Innovation Lab are creating medical devices of the futureMedical Daily, which covers the latest health news, scientific trends, and medical information, recently visited the Lab and saw students creating prosthetics that would cost much less than those currently on the market. The Lab is featured in Medical Daily along with the following video.

  • Microsoft Ending Support for Older Versions of Internet Explorer on Jan. 12, 2016

    December 09, 2015

    After January 12, 2016, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or technical support for older versions (anything below version 11) of Internet Explorer. Only the most current version of Internet Explorer available for a supported operating system will receive technical support and security updates. Internet Explorer 11 is the last version of Internet Explorer, and will continue to receive security updates, compatibility fixes, and technical support on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10.

  • DoIT's 2015-16 Holiday Hours of Operation

    December 09, 2015

    DoIT extends warm holiday wishes to the entire campus community. Here is our annual listing of department closings and modified office hours during the break. Most offices will resume regular business hours on Monday, Jan. 4, 2016.

  • Information Security Initiative Kicks Off

    December 08, 2015

    Stony Brook University has authorized a new Project 50 Forward/Operational Excellence initiative focused on Information Security. This project will bolster the University’s ability to deal with the ever-increasing number of sophisticated cybersecurity threats that pose reputational and financial risks to our institution.

  • President Stanley Congratulates UIS for Successful PeopleSoft Split Project

    December 04, 2015

    President Stanley hosted a congratulatory breakfast in the Wang Center on Friday, Dec. 4, for members of University Information Systems (UIS) team and other functional business units who helped pull off the successful, yet complex PeopleSoft Split project.