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InCommon Certificate Service at UF

Background Most units at the university require security certificates to operate its many servers and technology services. UFIT has procured a service from the InCommon.org that will provide unlimited numbers […]
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myinvestiGator

Background The Office of Research, Contracts & Grants Accounting, the Office of the CFO and UFIT have partnered with Mindtree to build a web application for Project Reporting / Decision […]
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Innovation Academy

Background UF teaching facilities and resources are filled to capacity during the Fall terms, but under-utilized during the Summer terms. In order to make more efficient use of UF facilities […]
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InCommon SILVER Certification

Background The university participates in many inter-institutional collaborations with vendors, federal research granting agencies, and other colleges and universities. The InCommon Silver certification allows the university to assert that a […]
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UF Data Center Construction

Background The university’s current data center facility was built in 1967, and has been operating 24x7x365 continuously since that time. However, the explosion of information technology (IT) during the past […]
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UFIT Begins Redesign of UFL.EDU Homepage

Background The UFL.EDU homepage has not been redesigned since 2004. Focus and the resources necessary are now being allocated toward these efforts. The CIO has made this project a priority […]
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Creating UFIT Security and Compliance

Goals and Objectives Implement the ITAP recommendation to create a single IT Security and Compliance group at the University of Florida, reporting to the CIO, supporting the University in its […]
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Course Management System Conversion to Sakai

Goal Convert the current Course Management System and associated services from Backboard/Vista to the Sakai open source Collaboration and Learning Environment, including the migration of existing courses to the new […]
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Provost E-Learning Initiative

Background The University of Florida aspires to greater academic excellence. The Provost E-Learning Initiative seeks to further improve the quality of learning and the learning experience for students, as well […]
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myUFL Financial Systems Upgrade

Background The myUFL system provides the university community with around-the-clock access to online business applications via the myUFL campus portal. There are over 100,000 active myUFL accounts, and a system […]
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Implementing UFIT Governance

Definition IT Governance at UF is a collaborative structure that recommends policy, guidelines and standards relating to the allocation of IT resources. Goals and Objectives Implement the ITAP recommendation to […]
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Green Computing

The University of Florida is committed to beneficial practices towards the community and seeks to benefit many stakeholders and constituencies. As part of this, the University endeavors to do no […]
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