Office 365 Login

When you access the OWA Login screen and enter your credentials, you will see a message which redirects you to the new login screen for Office 365.  Once everyone has been migrated, we will make this link the default for accessing your mail. MOST IMPORTANT: Please note that you will need to start using your…

Hurricanes and Storms – How to Prepare

We are now in the midst of the hurricane season. Please note the following procedure for preparing your office/classroom be-fore you leave for home prior to the storms: 1. Power off all PCs, Printers and CAVS equipment (also un-plug PC & printer surge protectors) and move off the floor. 2. Don’t cover computers with plastic…

Do You Need Assistance From ITS?

Our Agents at the Technical Service Desk are eagerly waiting to assist you with all of your Technology questions. As we begin this year, we would like to remind you of all the options available for you to request assistance when a question or issue arises with your equipment and or software. The Technical Service…

Microsoft OneDrive

With OneDrive, formerly known as SkyDrive, you get 1 TB of storage in the cloud to store your files and photos, sync across all your computers, and even edit and collaborate on Office documents. You can access the latest version of your files from any computer, and some tablets and smart phones—no cables or USB…

Office 365 FAQs

What is the cloud? Essentially, cloud computing is about moving computing tasks off your computer, or off SLPS premises.  Cloud services are easy to recognize. They… aren’t installed on your computer–you usually connect to them via a web browser. keep your data with the service–not on your computer–so you don’t have to worry about backing…

Office 365 Overview

SLPS IT currently operates a large, highly available, on-premises Exchange  messaging system, which hosts over 5,000 mailboxes. Maintaining a large messaging system on-premises requires a lot of resources including staff, data storage, and servers. I requested the exploration of hosted messaging systems as an alternative for our current premises-based Exchange system in order to provide a…

What is Data Integrity?

Have you ever heard someone say that a statistic is valid, but inaccurate?  ITS is working on a Data Integrity Project.  This project is designed to maintain the correctness and consistency of the data. Many people enter data into a computer system and there are many edits the system performs to assure accuracy. Whether it…

Some great tips for using Google

We found a great article at the Huffington Post Web site that provides some good tips when using the Google Search.   We thought they are worth sharing with all of you.  Here is a link to that article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/02/03/google-search-facts_n_4697542.html?utm_hp_ref=technology