Information Technology and Digital Services

Providing information and communications technology services and support to the University community.

Service status: current planned outages

All network services including VoIP Telephony services will be unavailable in various locations while maintenance is performed, 7.00pm to 9.00pm Wednesday 20th of February 2019

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Latest news



Everything you need to know about your University password

Keeping your University account secure is of paramount importance to us in Information Technology and Digital Services.



Number sharing with Apple Watch now available

Staff members using a UofA-supplied Optus service with an Apple iPhone are now able to use Optus’ Number Sharing feature to connect their phone service to their Apple Watch (Series 4 Cellular + GPS model). This enables users to use the built-in cellular to take calls, send texts and listen to voicemail via their watch, without having to keep their phone with them at all times. 



New online data management plan tool COMING SOON

About to start a data management plan? You might want to wait! Research Data Planner is coming mid-February to help researchers create, edit, copy and manage their research data management plans. By using Research Data Planner, you’ll be able to access information about your research data more quickly and efficiently, and share information with the people in your team. Learn more



Automatic publication claiming in Aurora

In order to reduce the amount of manual claiming/rejecting of records in Aurora, we have introduced Automatic publication claiming.


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