Jessica

  • A day in the life of a Service Manager

    A day in the life of a Service Manager We are offering a great opportunity for you to become the IT Service Manager for Estates, and we thought it would be a good time to discover what the role of...

  • The process of requesting a mobile phone for business use or data for travelling abroad has changed

    The process of requesting a mobile phone for business use, upgrading your existing plan or requesting a data package for overseas business travel has been updated. You will now need to complete a request form in TOPdesk which will streamline...

  • We're moving to Office 365

    For some time now, staff and students at the University have been asking for cloud-based solutions. We are really excited to let you know that the first stage and preparation of future services is expected to be deployed in the coming...

  • It's all about handling data.....

    Computing Services has some exciting new technology, which is helping to revolutionise the way in which departments at the University handle and interact with data. Recently IAAPS (Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems) approached the department as they wanted a...

  • UniApps has been updated for the new academic year

    You may remember our UniApps blog post over the summer which detailed the way you access UniApps was going to change. We are pleased to announce that UniApps has been updated for the new academic year. The only piece of...

  • Welcome to all new students for 2018

    We thought we'd say a quick hello to you all. We know you're probably really busy and there's a mountain of other information to pack into your brain but you're probably going to need Computing Services as we provide a...

  • New Windows 10 feature updates are coming

    With the release of Windows 10, Microsoft have moved to a semi-annual upgrade basis, instead of releasing  a new version. It’s now time for us to roll out the first of these across the University PCs. This is different to...

  • SAMIS upgrade

    On Monday 23 July and Tuesday 24 July SAMIS will be unavailable. This is due to the bi-annual upgrade of the SAMIS system. The benefits to users include: Enhanced security features New developer tools which have been used on projects...

  • The IT Service Desk will close for one hour, Wednesday 4 July

    The IT Service Desk will close between 2.15pm  and 3.15pm on Wednesday 4 July. This is due to an all staff meeting. If you have an IT emergency during this time (such as a network outage), please call the Service...

  • Stay safe: phishing attack

    We had had reports of an email being sent to staff about Outlook Web App. Please be aware that this is a fake phishing attack. Please do not click any links or enter any information. We have advice on how...