Tag Archives: IT Briefing

First virtual IT Briefing breaks attendance record

A record crowd tuned in to the first-ever virtual IT Briefing this week. The longtime Emory IT project update meeting had 177 attendees, shattering the old mark of 115 set when CIO Rich Mendola addressed the Briefing in 2013. The IT Briefing returned after taking a month hiatus while LITS transitioned into a mobile workforce […]

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Revisit recent InfoForums and IT Briefings

We have posted a few recent videos of the InfoForum and IT Briefing from this school year and wanted to share them in the newsletter. With schedules being so busy, it’s often difficult to make time for these events and this is your opportunity to catch up with your colleagues at your own pace. For […]

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Ellis discusses cloud infrastructure at the IT Briefing

Deputy CIO John Ellis spoke before a packed house at the March IT Briefing on a topic that is on many people’s minds these days: cloud computing. “There’s a lot going on,” said Ellis. The Enterprise Applications Services and Integration (EASI) division that Ellis heads has begun the steps of analyzing the effort it will […]

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NDB’s 4th Floor Auditorium gets major facelift

If you have ever attended a meeting in the North Decatur Building’s 4th Floor Auditorium, you are in for a shock today. The room has received a complete refresh of all the technology, as well as a fresh coat of paint. The projector, AV system, screen, microphones, and camera are all new to better facilitate audio […]

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ECDS presents high-level objectives for FY18

Recently, Co-Director of the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS), Wayne Morse, presented at the IT Briefing with an overview of what they have planned for FY18. ECDS was created to sit squarely between IT and the Library as a flexible and innovative division that can enhance digital scholarship by drawing from the resources throughout LITS, […]

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IT Briefing needs your feedback

We are conducting a survey regarding the LITS IT Briefing. A mainstay of Emory IT for over 17 years, the IT Briefing is a monthly collection of speakers regarding various IT projects. Members of the broader IT community at Emory are invited to attend and ask questions of the subject matter experts who present. The […]

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Mark your calendar: IT Briefing next week

The IT Briefing is scheduled for Thursday, April 21, from 10:15 to noon, in the Fourth Floor Auditorium of the North Decatur Building. Refreshments will be served so please join us. The LITS Campus and Community Relations team presents the monthly IT Briefing to provide the Emory IT community with important technical information and updates. These […]

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