ITS Announcements: Archive

  • August 12, 2016

    The Administrative Mainframe operating system will be upgraded Saturday, August 13th and Sunday, August 14th. All mainframe applications will be unavailable that weekend: View list.

  • March 29, 2016
    Join us Friday, April 15 at noon in Gittis 214 to learn about the latest release of Adobe Acrobat, which features an efficient new interface as well as major improvements in OCR and text editing.
  • May 27, 2015
    Samuel Jenkins from Penn’s Office of Information Security will present on info security awareness and best practices. We will also be kicking off our Annual Digital Cleanup program as well as our Physical Files Cleanup. Tuesday, June 9, noon – 1:00 p.m. in Silverman 240A
  • November 3, 2014
    Join us for lunch and learn about solutions that can improve and enhance team collaboration. Our discussion will include Penn+Box, Basecamp, Canvas, and WebDAM. For Staff/Faculty. Friday, November 21, noon – 1:00 p.m. in Gittis 214
  • September 19, 2014

    Learn about the new features as well as changes you can expect. For Staff/Faculty. Friday, October 3, noon – 1:00 p.m. in Gittis 214

  • July 14, 2014
    There will be a brief outage today at 5pm for some Law School web apps, such as the Law Directory and certain Canvas features.  The outage should last 15 minutes or less.
  • June 2, 2014
    This Thursday (6/5), there will be a full network outage in Golkin Hall from 6am-8am to upgrade network switches.  The outage will affect only Golkin Hall, but network access may be down for the entirety of the scheduled window.
  • May 29, 2014

    ITS will be updating the EMS room reservation system to the latest version on Tuesday, June 3 from 5-8pm. will be offline during this period.

    The update keeps the same user interface but brings some much needed bug fixes. If you have any questions, please contact us at or by phone at (215) 898-9140.

  • May 14, 2014
    You will not want to miss our May Lunch and Learn!
    Join us as we kick off our digital spring cleaning program.
    Not only will you learn the what, when, how, and why of the program but we will also be serving a fabulous lunch and giving away prizes (that’s right….prizes!)

    Thursday, May 29, 2014, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Silverman 240A
  • May 2, 2014
    Because phishing attempts have grown more and more sophisticated, it’s important to remain skeptical about unsolicited emails from addresses or people that you don’t recognize.  Here are some tips to help you identify a phishing attempt.


Systems Availability

  • Our online services may not be available during these maintenance periods.

    Fridays: 5pm-midnight
    2nd & 4th Tuesdays: 5pm-7pm

    Tuesdays: 5am-7am
    Thursdays: 5pm-7pm