IT Updates

Transition to Enterprise Authentication Project - Update July 2019

7/12/2019

The project team is currently working on the implementation of Enterprise Authentication using the Shibboleth Identity Provider (IdP). The service is expected to be available in September 2019. A charter has been posted in the Details section.

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Electronic Physical Security System (EPSS) Replacement - Update July 2019

7/3/2019

The current access control software that UDC manages (Picture Perfect 4 and the OS it runs on, AIX) will be end-of-life within the next 2 years. The associated hardware devices are aging and are proprietary to the Picture Perfect system. The EPSS Replacement project aims to replace the current BACS system with a modern, robust EPSS system, integrated with the video security system, and updated non-proprietary hardware devices.

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Pickle Research Campus Network Access Point (NAP-PRC) Facility Upgrades - Update July 2019

7/3/2019

Comprehensive facility upgrades of the Network Access Point infrastructure that supports the Pickle Research Campus, including -

  • Telecommunications
  • Security
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • SmartRow Containerized IT modules

     

For more information about the Pickle Research Campus Network Access Point (NAP-PRC) Facility Upgrades, please visit https://it.utexas.edu/projects/nap_prc_facility_upgrades/overview.

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