Latest Blog Posts

Antenna with soundwaves on top of a building with pillars and a microphone and the Rivera arches in the background

Join the UCR Tech Town Hall on October 19, 2023

Exciting things are in store for Highlanders. You won’t want to miss this!
Yellow star with a blue cloud underneath and lines with circles on top spreading out from the middle

Ursa Major Boosts UCR’s Research Computing Capabilities

Senior Research Computing Facilitator Astitva Chopra shares how UCR researchers are leveraging Google Cloud Platform for their projects.
By Astitva Chopra |
Ringing phone with the Zoom logo underneath and a person holding a smartphone in the background

Zoom Phone Migration Ongoing as More Campus Groups Move to Cloud-Based Phone Service

Over 2,200 UCR phone users across 16 campus organizations are now using Zoom Phone Services.
three people placed atop a bar graph with a yellow check mark

IAMRiverside Improves UCR’s Identity and Access Management Service

The IAM service now features improved stability and increased flexibility and scalability
data symbols atop a bar graph

ITS Launches Looker Data Analytics and Self-Service Reporting Tool for Impact23

The launch will take place on August 2023
ringing phone inside a computer monitor screen

Zoom Phone Migration Completed for Select Campus Groups; Remaining Campus Units Soon to Follow

The next Zoom Phone migration is slated for August 2023
three people with key in the middle

IAMRiverside Project Team Deploys Post-Go Live Changes

Resolutions have been provided for issues related to IAMRiverside.
group of people sitting in a conference room

ITS Partners with SOM and Enrollment Services to Bring New Zoom Rooms Functionality

ITS works closely with campus partners to establish secure connections and ensure that spaces are optimized for student, faculty, and staff needs.
Looker logo

ITS Supports Impact23 with Introduction of Looker Data Analytics Tool

Looker, a tool that will streamline manual reporting processes, will Go Live on August 1, 2023.
star with pins pointing out

UCR Researchers Have Access to Breakthrough Research Computing Services

ITS Research Computing has expanded its offerings to include a suite of leading-edge cloud services through Google Cloud Platform.
Zoom logo

Zoom Phone Migration Begins for Select Campus Groups

The transition of UCR’s campus telephony services to Zoom Phone is crucial in bringing Highlanders together on a unified, modern, and reliable telephony platform.

Connecting the UCR Campus Community Through Slack

All students, faculty, and staff will soon have access to Slack, a virtual collaboration and communication platform

High Profile UCR Conference Room Transforms into a Zoom Room

ITS is modernizing campus spaces with new videoconferencing and collaboration technology
graphic of three people with a lock and green checkmark in the middle

IAMRiverside Replaces End-of-Life Legacy Identity and Access Management Architecture

Once fully configured, IAMRiverside will greatly improve UCR’s security posture and streamline the user account lifecycle
Zoom logo, person looking at smartphone screen, desk phone, and Zoom call on computer screen

Zoom Phone Services on the Horizon as ITS Completes Pilot Run

In the next few months, all campus telephony services will migrate to Zoom Phone Services
Google Cloud brand logo

Google Cloud to Hold Virtual Lunch & Learn Series in May

Throughout the month of May, Google Cloud will host a virtual Lunch & Learn series for UC Riverside’s researchers, faculty, and staff.
animated ribbon cutting of portal

New Identity and Access Management Infrastructure at UCR

Deployment of UCR’s new identity and access management solution, IAMRiverside, is scheduled to commence the afternoon of March 16, 2023, and conclude in the early morning hours of March 20, 2023. Learn about effort and user experience during deployment.
animated woman looks at profile on device

New Identity and Access Management Solution Deploying Spring 2023

The deployment of IAMRiverside, an identity and access management solution that will greatly improve UC Riverside’s security posture and streamline the user account lifecycle, is scheduled for spring 2023. Thanks to UC Riverside’s recent investment in information technology, UCR Information Technology Solutions is pleased to formally introduce IAMRiverside, an identity and access management enterprise solution...
community members raise hands during hybrid meeting in conference room

Attend the UCR Tech Town Hall 

ITS invites you to attend a virtual Tech Town Hall taking place on Monday, January 9, 2023, at 12 PM. Attendees will learn about exciting campus technology investments and receive updates on key IT efforts that support UCR's mission and growth. Topics covered during the Tech Town Hall include enterprise solutions for communication and collaboration...
Animated man overlooks user interface icons over blue campus backdrop

Making IT Possible for UCR with a New Campus User Experience

Intuitive. Engaging. Integrated. These are the three main factors driving upcoming changes to IT information at UC Riverside. Beginning Sunday, October 30, 2022, campus users looking for IT information, resources, and support can expect a simplified, comprehensive user experience when visiting the ITS website (ITS.UCR.EDU).
Let us help you with your search