Events

Lunchtime Learning: Mission Continuity - Loss of Technology

March 12, 2014
Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

Please join us for the third in a lunchtime learning series on Mission Continuity planning using the BETH3 model. The next session will be on T for Technology. At this lunchtime learning session, we will explore one of the aspects of the BETH3 model the University recommends for structuring Mission Continuity plans. This session will be about Loss of Technology plans: what kind of plans should you have, what should they consist of, and how to gather the information you need to include in your plans. 

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Tom Murphy - IT at Penn

March 10, 2014
Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: The ARCH - 3601 Locust Walk

Tom Murphy will share his perspective of IT at Penn 1 year into his tenure as Chief Information Officer and Vice President of Information Systems and Computing.

Sponsored by SUG

 

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An Overview of PennNet: Penn's Computer Network

March 5, 2014
Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

*** NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED ***

Shumon Huque, an Engineering Director in ISC Networking & Telecommunications, will give an overview of PennNet, the University of Pennsylvania's data network. Topics covered will include the architecture and topology of the network (from building connectivity, to the campus core, and external connections), IPv4 and IPv6 addressing, network equipment, the wireless network, MAGPI and Internet2, and support for research computing and big data.

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Google Webkit and 3rd Party Extensions

March 4, 2014
Time: 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location:

*** NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED ***

Stephen Erdman, Senior Application Developer from Wharton, will discuss the use of Google WebKit and 3rd party extensions.

Sponsored by Web-SIG

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Lunchtime Learning: IT Purchasing - Beyond the Basics

February 26, 2014
Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

Did you know that Penn spends over $100 million each year with nearly 700 IT vendors that supply software, hardware, and services to Penn? Join us for this Lunch and Learn session for an update from Purchasing Services on a new toolbox being made available for IT users, including RFP and contract templates, evaluation scorecards, and a variety of tools that can be used to drive more value and minimize risk with your technology purchases. Penn’s online RFP portal, SmartSource, will be demonstrated and include a live reverse auction event.

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Web Security Tools

February 20, 2014
Time: 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

Justin Kline Keane from SAS will discuss HTML 5 security and Clay Wells from PSOM will talk about HTTP header heuristics for malware detection.

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Sponsored by Security-SIG

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IT Orientation to the Auditing Process at Penn

February 19, 2014
Time: 9:00am to 10:30am
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

Dan Hill from the Office of Audit Compliance and Privacy will provide insight in the IT Audit process at Penn.

To reserve your seat for this session, please register using Knowledge Link.

Contact learnit@isc.upenn.edu for additional details.

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What's inside the MacPro

February 18, 2014
Time: 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

Note: Rescheduled from February 13, 2014.

Mike Wolk from Apple will provide details about the new MacPro.

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Sponsored by MacNET

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Using Security Presentations to Educate Your End Users

February 18, 2014
Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Bits & Pieces Room of Sansom Place West

Learn how to access and use presentations designed to provide guidance to your end user community about staying safe when using cloud services, securing mobile devices, and avoiding social engineering scams. 

To reserve your seat for this session, please register using Knowledge Link.

Contact learnit@isc.upenn.edu for additional details.

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ISC Networking & Telecommunications State of the Union

February 10, 2014
Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Benjamin Franklin Room of Houston Hall

Mike Palladino will review major initiatives and service enhancements for PennNet, AirPennNet, PennNet Phone, and a host of other of services provided by ISC Networking & Telecommunications.

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Sponsored by SUG

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