June 2011

Good-bye Novell, Hello Microsoft

& Faculty/Staff, General, Students.

Information Systems is undertaking a major systems change over the next year that will affect many of you at some point.  The successive versions of Novell NetWare software that EMU has used since the campus was networked in the 1990’s is being phased out in favor of Microsoft’s Active Directory and related products.  We anticipate… Read more »

Information Systems Annual Survey – 2011

& Faculty/Staff, General.

Each Spring Information Systems surveys the EMU community to determine the level of customer satisfaction on campus. The survey results are also used to solicit suggestions from users. You can read Information System’s response to the 2011 survey at http://www.emu.edu/is/info/survey/2011.html.

Jenzabar EX 4.0 Released

& Jenzabar EX Update.

Jenzabar released the next major version of EX — 4.0 — on May 31.  This version represents a significant change in the user interface for the EX product, and allows a new level of customization.  Here’s a blurb from the product announcement: Jenzabar EX 4.0 with My Workspace is now available for download on MyJenzabar.net. EX My… Read more »

Jenzabar EX 3.8.4 Released

& Jenzabar EX Update.

Jenzabar released EX 3.8.4 on May 20.  It contains minor fixes and enhancements to the version currently in use.  Information Systems is not planning to install this release unless there is significant input from SIS users requesting it.  Please contact the Help Desk by July 1 regarding this release. The Getting Started Guide for this… Read more »