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  • Migrate your email to Outlook for your chance to win a £50 Amazon Voucher

      Migrate your email here all you need is your User name and Password, any University member who has used this service by 11/12/15 will automatically be entered into the prize draw.

  • Your suggestions to develop IT at the University of Bath

    Dear colleagues Thank you for taking part in the Ideahub pilot, with Computing Services being the guinea pig. There were lots of very interesting ideas, many of which we’ll be able to act upon. We have looked through the ten...

  • Connect off campus

    Whether it’s a conference, or the weather that is keeping you from your desk, you will be able to carry on with your work using a managed desktop service that Computing Services provides: UniDesk is for academic staff and students...

  • Multi-tasking in Outlook

    Picture these scenes – I’m sure many of you have encountered at least one of them: ·         You are in Outlook calendar and have just found a meeting you’re due to attend in a couple of weeks’ time. You now...

  • Aquila /data area is being recovered

    To update everyone on the condition of the /data storage area. I have some good news!​ We received the new power supply from ClusterVision for the storage server, after fitting the new supply we discovered that the mainboard has also...

  • The email link is changing, Monday 9 November

    Hello The Webmail link on the student homepage is changing to  on Monday 9 November, as over half our students have switched their email to Outlook. Please make sure you have migrated to Outlook by Monday 9 November. go...

  • IT Training Blogs

    Hello all. A quick intro: my name is John Baker and I have recently started work at University of Bath as an IT Trainer. One of the benefits I want to bring to you all is a series of IT learning...

  • To update or not to update....your mac or mobile

    You're in the middle of writing a document, drafting an email or simply watching Netflix and up comes a message letting you know there's an update available for your device. Many of us will always click 'later' which can lead to security vulnerabilities...

  • Looking for Audio Visual updates?

    The Audio Visual team have their own blog which details all their projects and their latest news. Visit the AV team blog  

  • Aquila HPC service retirement - 30 September 2015

    The compute nodes on the Aquila HPC system will be powered down on 30th September 2015, the process starts at midday.  As well as powering down the compute nodes, we will also be disabling the scheduler system and turning off...