• 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.

IT News

IT News

  • 07-27-16 Cloud9 is here!

    Cloud9 is here!

    UMass Medical School Information Technology department announced the launch of new summer initiative — Cloud9 to improve connectivity services to the medical school community, students, faculty, and administration.

    Cloud9 is launching with ServiceNow, Outlook 365, Dropbox, and ultra-speed wireless connection!

  • 05-12-15 UMass Medical School Creates Dynamic Mobile App for 2015 NEGEA Retreat

    UMass Medical School Creates Dynamic Mobile App for 2015 NEGEA Retreat

    By: Andy Caola

    When we learned that UMass Medical School would be hosting the 2015 NEGEA Annual Retreat with the theme of “Advancing Medical Education: Aligning Teaching and Technology with Learning and Practice.”, the Future Tech team of UMass Medical School (UMMS) IT

  • 01-15-15 UMass Medical School Integrates Google Analytics With Content Management System

    UMass Medical School Integrates Google Analytics With Content Management System

    By: Masha Zabaruk

    UMass Medical School IT Web team adds the Google Analytics gadget directly with the content management system, EPiServer. This will allow users to access to their sites analytics directly through EPiServer with no need to log in to their Google Analytics account. Read more

  • 12-23-14 New and Improved Search

    New and Improved Search

    We have a new and improved search function. Keyword searches are more effective..

  • 12-16-14 Radiology Website Live!

    Radiology Website Live!

    By: Scott Dziewietin

    Department of Radiology goes live with content- and image-rich website.

  • 12-15-14 A New Curriculum Calendar for UMass School of Medicine

    A New Curriculum Calendar for UMass School of Medicine

    By: Vincent Lee

    IT department is proud to introduce TrueNorth, the new and improved SOM Curriculum Calendar.  This new calendar offers new functionalities that enhance productivity for students, faculty members and administrators.

  • 12-02-14 GoToMeeting - Mac Support

    GoToMeeting - Mac Support

    You will not be able to use GoToMeeting on Snow Leopard after 12/10/2014.

  • 10-24-14 InteropIT 2014

    InteropIT 2014

    The first 2014 InteropIT conference and expo event took place October 24th from 10AM to 2PM at the UMass Medical School Main Campus Faculty Conference Room, showcasing the myriad of applications and services of the IT department 

  • 09-19-14 Agile Project Management

    Agile Project Management

    Are IT Technologists rugby players or dancers? Find out what's changing in our project management style to deliver faster, better solutions.

  • 09-12-14 IT Website Redesign

    IT Website Redesign

    Information Technology (IT) department is proud to introduce its newly redesigned website.

  • 08-13-14 UMass Medical School stays on top of the latest technology with its new Content Management System

    UMass Medical School stays on top of the latest technology with its new Content Management System

    By: Masha Zabaruk

    Fresh and frequently updated content is critical to your digital strategy, whether you are focusing on SEO, social media, or a different type of campaign. 

  • 07-04-14 Log Your Own Support Request

    Log Your Own Support Request

    Did you know that you can log your own support request with the IT Department?

  • 06-16-14 UMMS Network Upgrade

    UMMS Network Upgrade

    UMass Medical School IT Infrastructure team has developed a multi-step plan to transform the network.

  • 05-22-14 Data Center Optimization: Boston, Dartmouth, Lowell and the Medical School reduce their infrastructure footprint

    Data Center Optimization: Boston, Dartmouth, Lowell and the Medical School reduce their infrastructure footprint

    By: Kristina England

    Led by the UMass Medical School, the Data Center Optimization project focuses on reducing and optimizing the amount of hardware, software, space and energy utilized across the University to support University-owned technology. 

  • 05-02-14 2014 IT Survey Results

    2014 IT Survey Results

    Here are the results of our First Annual IT Survey. See what was said and learn about our initiatives to improve our services.

  • 04-02-14 Information Technology had the privilege of helping to Light It Up Blue at the Sherman Center

    Information Technology had the privilege of helping to Light It Up Blue at the Sherman Center

    The UMass event was hosted by the Department of Psychiatry’s Division of Child Psychiatry and included a provider fair, refreshments, and a Family Celebration and Dance featuring the BayRd Band and DJ Gregg Engvall.

  • 03-18-14 Technology Corner: IT is Making Changes

    Technology Corner: IT is Making Changes

    By: Henrietta Ford

    Change is inevitable. We’ve all heard that saying. So, why is it so important for the IT department to communicate their changes? No matter how hard we (IT) try, any change that we make, regardless of how small or far-reaching, will always have some impact to the customers we support.

  • 02-03-14 Free MATLAB License

    Free MATLAB License

    The Medical School has recently procured a three-year site license agreement with MATLAB that will give Medical School staff access to a host of different MATLAB toolboxes.

  • 01-01-14 Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center  Now Available to all UMASS Campuses

    Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center Now Available to all UMASS Campuses

    We are very pleased and excited to announce that all five campuses of the University of Massachusetts−the “consortium within the consortium”−of the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC) now have live access to the Center.  

  • 10-07-13 Spotlight On: Christine Pimentel, Project Manager, Mobile Optimization

    Spotlight On: Christine Pimentel, Project Manager, Mobile Optimization

    By: Kristina England

    Spotlight On” is a quarterly interview with key individuals across the University that make our shared services possible.

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