• Notification: Important changes to access Clinical Follow-Me-Desktop (FMD) coming – Immediate action required

    Computers used to access the clinical FMD environment will be required to have a new software product called VMWare View installed in order to access the environment after March 29, 2017. 

     

    For University Owned Computers - On March 11, 2017, the Medical School IT department is deploying the required software to most university owned computers that need this software.  If your university owned computer does not receive this software, you may visit the IT SoftStore after March 17 to request an automatic installation of the software title “FMD Client”.

     

    For Student and/or Personally Owned Computers – Please visit this link to locate instructions for downloading and installing the software on your computer.

     

    For more information, please visit this website hosted by UMMHC.

  • Notification: Important changes to access Clinical Follow-Me-Desktop (FMD) coming – Immediate action required

    Computers used to access the clinical FMD environment will be required to have a new software product called VMWare View installed in order to access the environment after March 29, 2017. 

     

    For University Owned Computers - On March 11, 2017, the Medical School IT department is deploying the required software to most university owned computers that need this software.  If your university owned computer does not receive this software, you may visit the IT SoftStore after March 17 to request an automatic installation of the software title “FMD Client”.

     

    For Student and/or Personally Owned Computers – Please visit this link to locate instructions for downloading and installing the software on your computer.

     

    For more information, please visit this website hosted by UMMHC.

Request a Network Account

The University of Massachusetts Medical School Network (UMMSnet) has been established to enhance educational and research activities and to promote innovation and competitiveness. Use of both UMMSnet and UMass Medical School's Information Technology services are subject to the terms and conditions outlines in the UMass Worcester Campus Acceptable Use Policy, Email Usage Policy and other IT Policies.

To obtain an UMMSnet User account, please have your manager carefully fill out the electronic request form and click the submit button within the form. They may also print out the form and fax it to 508-856-2440. To avoid any delays in account creations, please ensure the information is accurate and the form is signed.

Network and E-Mail Account Request Form

 Your supervisor will be notified by e-mail when your account is ready. You must come to the  Information Technology HelpDesk locations (University Campus room S1-311 or South Street Campus 2nd floor and present your UMMS ID  or a valid State issued ID in order to receive your account information. The new account are usually ready within 24-48 hours. 

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