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Purchase Safeware and LoJack for Personal Computers at B1NAR1ES

B1NAR1ES Tech Store offers great deals on Safeware (hardware warranty) and LoJack for Laptops to protect your personal computer investment. Safeware covers hardware repairs, including accidental damage for drops, spills and cracked screens. With no deductible and coverage up to $2000, Safeware is an excellent warranty choice. LoJack for Laptops tracks and recovers stolen computers.More

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Scheduled Downtime Weekend: May 29 - June 1

ITS is granted pre-approved scheduled downtimes to perform maintenance work on the campus networks and systems. These downtimes are scheduled in advance to minimize impact to the campus and allow everyone to plan accordingly. This quarter's scheduled downtime is May 29 – June 1, from 5 p.m. on Friday through 8 a.m. on Monday. More

Quarterly Apple Bulk Quote for University Computers & Accessories – Deadline May 11

Each quarter UNC General Administration (UNC-GA) coordinates an Apple bulk quote for campuses that wish to order Macs and other Apple software and accessories. In the past, this process has given each campus a discount of 6% - 10% beyond normal education pricing. Those interested in taking advantage of this opportunity for university purchases need to submit their information following the steps below no later than May 11.More

Banner Upgrade Scheduled for April 24-27: Plan Accordingly

ITS has been working with departments across campus to plan for a required Banner system upgrade, which will begin on Friday, April 24 at 5 p.m. and conclude by Monday, April 27 at 8 a.m. Please be aware that Banner/Hawkeye and SeaNet will be unavailable during this time. Some features in mySeaport will be unavailable, but this downtime will not affect UNCW email services.More

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Don’t be Fooled by Hackers: Tips for Identifying Email Scams

Please be on the lookout for suspicious emails in your Inbox, and don’t click on any links within them. According to the SANS Institute, if an email message contains any of the following phrases, there's a good chance it is a phishing scheme: 1) We need to verify your account information. 2) If you don't respond immediately, your account will be cancelled. 3) Click the link below to update your information.More

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Alex Aziz

Alex Aziz

Alex Aziz is a skilled Technology Assistance Center (TAC) student worker who has been employed by the TAC for just over three years. He began in March of 2012—during his freshman year—and is now a “veteran” student worker. As a veteran, Alex is a go-to person for other student workers. Bob Greene, the Technology Assistance Center and Services Manager notes, “Alex is a role model for other TAC student workers..."More

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