Author: Sabine Hoffmann

Information security campaign: Call to participate

You’ll run into “sneaky green monsters” everywhere at ETH. They are the face of the current campaign of the Information Security Officer Boards (ISO Boards). This campaign is coming to an end, and the ISOs are looking for a new idea. What comes after the monsters? We need your help!

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Jamf Nation User Conference 2019, by Graham Pugh

For the third time, I was able to travel to the annual Jamf Nation User Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. JNUC 2019 took place between the 12-14 November, in sub-zero temperatures. This time, I was joined by colleague Katiuscia Zehnder, also from ITS Client Delivery, and Cyril Häubi from D-HEST. The conference hosts over 2000 Jamf users and fellow client engineers from around the world, and counts as the world’s largest annual gathering of Apple Client administrators. Therefore, it is an unparalleled opportunity for us to exchange ideas and information with people facing the same challenges as us.

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The Information Security Officer Network (ISO)

The Executive Board of ETH Zurich has issued the directive “Information Security at ETH Zurich”, which entered into force on 1 May, 2018.

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IT Find series 3/2019: What do you associate with it?

Join us on a journey into the past: What is this device and what do you personally associate with it? Tell us your story!

 What is this device?
What is this device?
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A successful small open-source project

In this short article I would like to show how a small project developed by the ITS User Services could gain popularity and attract several developers which are now improving it and keeping it alive.

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Through the ages of technology

The 21st century has a lot to offer – smartphones, satnav devices, fibre broadband and much more. Such technology milestones have also made the organisation within IT Services much easier. Can you still remember what it used to be like to apply for computing time at ETH in writing? Fortunately, this necessary evil has been largely done away with.

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Good start, new ETH students!

A warm welcome to you! Today, on Monday, some 4,300 new Bachelor’s and Master’s students are starting their autumn semester at ETH Zurich. Sooner or later, everyone will have contact with the IT Services.

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Making of: inside|out newsletter no. 19

IT news at ETH Zurich – “Find out what’s going on in terms of IT at ETH Zurich”: the 19th inside|out newsletter is online.

Icons which reflect the topics of the newsletter
Icons which reflect the topics of the newsletter

The second newsletter this year is online.

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IT Finds: What do you associate with it?

Join us on a journey into the past: what is this device and what do you personally associate with it? Tell us your story!

Our IT find piece to guess with
Our IT find piece to guess with
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