• Multi-Factor: Beginning 8/1/17, before accessing HR Direct, you will need to enroll in DUO, our Multi-factor Authentication

    Multi-Factor Authentication coming to HR Direct!

    Beginning Tuesday, August 1, 2017, before accessing HR Direct, you will need to enroll a phone number in DUO, our Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) provider. This is a University-wide initiative to ensure that your personal information is protected. MFA requires you to provide something you know (your username and password), and something you have (such as a cell phone and/or landline).  When logging into HR Direct for the first time on or after August 1, 2017, you will be prompted to enroll with DUO. Once complete, you will then follow a simple two-step authentication process when accessing HR Direct. The link below will provide you all the information you need to register for MFA with DUO and prepare you for this important change.

    http://umassmed.edu/it/security/multi-factor-authentication

     

  • Multi-Factor: Beginning 8/1/17, before accessing HR Direct, you will need to enroll in DUO, our Multi-factor Authentication

    Multi-Factor Authentication coming to HR Direct!

    Beginning Tuesday, August 1, 2017, before accessing HR Direct, you will need to enroll a phone number in DUO, our Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) provider. This is a University-wide initiative to ensure that your personal information is protected. MFA requires you to provide something you know (your username and password), and something you have (such as a cell phone and/or landline).  When logging into HR Direct for the first time on or after August 1, 2017, you will be prompted to enroll with DUO. Once complete, you will then follow a simple two-step authentication process when accessing HR Direct. The link below will provide you all the information you need to register for MFA with DUO and prepare you for this important change.

    http://umassmed.edu/it/security/multi-factor-authentication

     

Laboratory IT Solutions & Consulting

The IT operations in a laboratory encompass more than just computers and printers. The varied instrumentation needed for research means that maintaining optimal performance of laboratory IT can be very complicated.

 

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Laboratory IT – Solutions & Consulting is a division Data Sciences & Technology. We offer many specialized services to support the variety and uniqueness of the many university laboratories:

  • Research and recommend new software and cloud based technology solutions.
  • Collaborate on and help manage projects that help bring in new technologies or enhance old ones for the lab
  • Assist with Inventory management of instrument-connected computers (Windows & Mac) and broker preventive maintenance/calibration of specialized equipment not under service agreements with our UMMS IT Productivity Services team
  • Vendor coordination/management to ensure that the latest software versions are compatible with systems
  • Assist to coordinate legacy instrument support and personal server conversions (local to virtual)
  • Arrange Virus/malware protection for Laptop, PC and Networks
  • Arrange/coordinate Network segmentation for systems driven by sunset Operating Systems

Lab IT can assist you with Workflow/Sample Management, Analysis and Infrastructure. We’ll research and recommend new technologies/tools to secure and enhance your lab operations and performance.

No matter what specific research your lab is undertaking, you have the need to track data (samples, sample locations, trials, etc.) across and within research cores, labs and possibly outside of the UMMS system. You need to protect your data and also be able to analyze and report on the data you are gathering. Workflow and sample management solutions can offer new and far greater functionality than current offerings. Consultation and assistance is available for, or to find your lab new tools for, the following:

  • Data archival, integrity/manipulation and migration to & from systems
  • Data management, analytics and reporting solutions & tools
  • Workflow analysis, process streamlining and automation
  • Collaboration, sharing and enhanced Visualization tools 

NEW: Lab IT is now providing 3D Printing Services at NO COST! Take your ideas from vision to print in a matter of hours.  If you can think it…we can print it.  Click here to see more.

 

 

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