Monthly Archives: November 2012

Technology Upgrades Save Big Money

November 27, 2012

ITS has completed replacing 600 campus computer systems with new computer technology.  The new systems were acquired at a 44% discount, an initial cost savings of $185,690.  The expected lifetime is eight years (double the lifetime of most PCs).  Our electrical power usage was reduced by 93%, saving Truman ~ $27,594 annually in electricity costs.  … Read More

Cybersecurity Awareness

October was National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, but the threat to our identity and data is real every day of the year. With the Holidays quickly approaching, it is vital to protect information and not to fall for identity scams that seem to increase during these times of “giving”. Please keep your systems updated with the … Read More

Truman Internet Bandwidth Increased

The University’s total internet bandwidth has doubled. The total bandwidth has increased from 250Mbps to 500Mbps.  ITS has worked in coordination with Residence Life and Auxiliary funding to provide this additional service. This bandwidth increase is made available through a new secondary connection via a new provider and also provides failover redundancy if the primary … Read More