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Resources for Technical Staff

Resources for Technical Staff

Security

  • Office of the Chief Information Security Officer
    Offering a variety of services to help you protect the confidentiality and integrity of UW information while making it available for appropriate use.
  • Privacy Assurance and Systems Security (PASS) Council
    The PASS Council promotes a collaborative approach to information security and privacy at the UW.

Resources For System Administrators

UW External Networking Activities

  • K20 Education Network
  • Internet2
  • Pacific Northwest Gigapop

Other UW Resources

  • IT Special Interest Groups (SIGs) - Supporting collaboration and coordination across our technology “silos”
  • Learning & Scholarly Technologies (Catalyst) - An integrated collection of resources, training, tools, templates, and support to help educators make effective use of technology in teaching
  • eOutage Alerts - Be informed of major computing and network outages
  • TechNet Software - a complete collection of technical information on Microsoft products
  • Software Guide - a central reference point for information about software available to the University of Washington community

Email Lists

eOutage

Type: Email distribution and discussion list
Purpose: This list is intended primarily for computing support staff and others who support central UW services who are interested in receiving email notifications about widespread UW Information Technology computing or networking outages.
Web Page: eOutage Alerts
To Join: Go to the eOutage sign-up page.

UW TechSupport List

Type: Email discussion list
Purpose: Provides a means of informal communication and support for distributed computing support personnel at the UW.
Web Page: TechSupport — Distributed Computing Support
To Join: Go to the Web page.

Macintosh Administrator Email List

Type: Email discussion list
Purpose: Provides a means of informal communication and support for distributed computing support personnel at the UW working with Apple Macintosh systems.
To Join: Go to the following Web page:
Maclanad — Macintosh Systems Support

Red Hat Enterprise Linux for UW Tech Support Email List

Type: Email discussion list
Purpose: An email list covering Red Hat Enterprise Linux for UW tech support people. The goal is to segment RHEL-specific tips or questions (up2date, rpm, kickstart, java interaction, etc.) from the linux@u list and to have more UW-specific information (satelite server, custom channels, etc.) than the @redhat.com lists.
To Join: Go to the following Web page:
RHELlanad — Red Hat Enterprise Linux for UW tech support

Administrative Systems Weekend Schedule

Type: Email distribution list
Purpose: Distributes UW administrative systems weekend schedule each Wednesday and Friday
Web Page: Administrative Systems Weekend Schedule

Last modified: July 9, 2013