Thursday, March 8, 2012

Microsoft End of Support Date for Windows XP

ITS is planning for the end of support from Microsoft for Windows XP. The official date Microsoft will no longer support or provide updates for Windows XP is April 8, 2014. That is only a little more than two years

Security Awareness

It is a little late to be making a New Year's resolution, but it is never to late to make a resolution to improve data security. A quick and easy way to learn new security tips is by subscribing to the SANS Security Awareness Tip of the Day RSS feed. Simply click on the link below, then click on the RSS feed link at the top of the blog under the title. This will allow you to add the RSS feed to the reader of your choice. Another option is

Office 2010 Available in FSU Software

As some of you may know, the ITS department is installing Office 2010 as new computers are deployed throughout campus. The next phase of deploying Office 2010 will involve installing it on computers already in use on campus. We would like to offer a new deployment method to perform

Adobe Acrobat Pro X Available In FSU Software


Ferris State University recently purchased a site license for Acrobat Pro X for faculty and staff computers.  Acrobat Pro X has many more features than Acrobat Reader. One feature is the ability to create and distribute a digital PDF form. The form could be electronically distributed to a group of people to fill out and return. It

March 2012 Resale Store Promotion

Receive 10% OFF all items at the Computer Equipment Resale Store on  March 19th through March 22nd, 2012 when you enter the promotion code "beard" on the Payment Methods page. Item availability is limited.