• 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.

Information Technology Security

The University of Massachusetts Medical School Information Security group works to ensure everyone at UMMS understands their role and responsibilities to protect the school’s information and computer environment.

Threat management, security incident response, training & awareness, risk assessments and security consulting services.

Our team is committed to providing policies and standards that work and meaningful guidance focused on hot security topics and forward looking technologies (such as mobile security, collaboration and cloud computing).

Protect Yourself

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UMass Medical School and Information Technology are moving to the cloud. The Information Security team has not left security, compliance and control up in the air. Read more

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Our Security Strategy includes Security Incident Response Procedures, Security Risk Assessments, and Consulting services available to the UMMS community. Read more

Compliance

To inform members of the UMass Med community on relevant regulations/laws, the Compliance page summarizes HIPAA, FERPA... Read more

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