Events

Alarming Crypto Infrastructures: 2015

February 19, 2015
Time: 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces, Sansom Place West

In the past year SSL has eroded in a very public way. While we at Penn have spent a lot of time remediating for POODLE, there are a number of similar uses of aging cryptography that can stand some scrutiny. Is Penn keeping pace with changes in cryptography in the world? What other cryptography infrastructure should we be keeping an eye on? How can we best position our infrastructure and customer-facing services so that they are able to react to an increasingly unstable security landscape?

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IT Training Opportunity: BusinessObjects Web Intelligence Introduction Class - 2/3/2015

February 3, 2015
Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm
Location: ISC Training Lab, Sansom Place West

This hands-on instructor-led course will give students the skills to create comprehensive BusinessObjects Web Intelligence reports. Students will learn how to analyze information, distribute information, and use the major reporting features of Web Intelligence.

Who Should Attend: This course is designed for business users who need to generate effective reports using BusinessObjects Web Intelligence XI R2 and XI 3.x.

Prerequisites: No prior reporting experience is required. Familiarity with Microsoft Office is helpful.

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IT Training Event: IT Orientation General Session - 1/28/2015

January 28, 2015
Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

In an effort to paint a clear picture of the overall IT landscape at Penn, ISC offers orientation sessions for all IT staff at the University. General orientation sessions are held three times a year. Follow-up sessions on specific areas of IT at Penn are held periodically throughout the year. While we especially encourage IT staff who are new to Penn to attend, IT Orientation sessions are open to all of Penn's IT professionals.

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Best Practices for Securing Mobile Devices 01/22/15

January 22, 2015
Time: 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

This presentation, jointly-sponsored by the MacNet-SIG, Mobile-SIG, and Security-SIG, will feature Ted  Moskalenko, ISC’s Lead for Mobile Technologies.

AGENDA: 

1.    Welcome / Introduction: 

2.    Presentation:

Best Practices for Securing Mobile Devices 

While many security issues affecting mobile devices are eventually patched, some security-related problems are much harder to solve.

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IT Training Event: Lunchtime Learning: Preview of ISC's New Web Site - 1/15/2015

January 15, 2015
Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

Please join us for an IT Lunchtime Learning event: Lunchtime Learning: Preview of ISC's New Web Site

ISC is developing a new web site! Come get a sneak peek and give us your feedback. We'll show it to you and tell you all about plans for moving content over from the old site to the new one.

To reserve your seat for this session, please register using Knowledge Link and search for: UP.91028.ITEM.ISCWEBSITE

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IT Training Event: Blue Jeans Video Conferencing - 1/14/2015

January 14, 2015
Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

Please join us for an IT Lunchtime Learning event where John Fafalios will be discussing and demonstrating the Blue Jeans video conferencing product.

To reserve your seat for this session, please register using Knowledge Link and search for: BlueJeans

Relevant link: http://bluejeans.com/

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SUG: Risk Assessment During New Supplier Intake at Penn

January 12, 2015
Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Houston Hall, Ben Franklin Room

The topic for Monday's SUG is Risk Assessment During New Supplier Intake at Penn.  There is no doubt many IT professionals at Penn will interact with our third party providers of IT solutions and services during their career. Brent Friedman from Purchasing Services will provide an overview of key evaluation criteria end users should consider when evaluating new suppliers.

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Social Media SIG Meeting

December 17, 2014
Time: 10:30am to 11:30am
Location: 3535 Market Street, Welsh Conference room

Social Media SIG is for anyone interested in learning more about using social media at Penn or in their careers. Topics change on a monthly basis and range from discussion of analytics, to the newest tips and tricks, and uses for emerging technologies and platforms. Whether social media is your primary responsibility, or just one of your many tasks, please join us for this monthly conversation.

Location: 3535 Market Street, Suite 750, Welsh Conference room

Sponsored by Social Media SIG

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IT Orientation to Information Security at Penn

December 17, 2014
Time: 9:00am to 10:30am
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

We'd like to invite anyone in IT at Penn, especially those new to Penn, to our next IT Orientation Session on Wednesday, December 17, 2014.

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BusinessObjects Class Introduction

December 12, 2014
Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm
Location: ISC Training Lab, Sansom Place West

This hands-on instructor-led course will give students the skills to create comprehensive BusinessObjects Web Intelligence reports. Students will learn how to analyze information, distribute information, and use the major reporting features of Web Intelligence.

Who Should Attend: This course is designed for business users who need to generate effective reports using BusinessObjects Web Intelligence XI R2 and XI 3.x.

Prerequisites: No prior reporting experience is required. Familiarity with Microsoft Office is helpful.

Fee: $450 Deadline to register 12/8/2014

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