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    Oracle Maintenance: LSE applications unavailable from 4pm, Friday 30 November

Oracle Maintenance: LSE applications unavailable from 4pm, Friday 30 November

Information Management and Technology (IMT) will carry out an upgrade to our core Oracle database from 4pm today, Friday 30 November until 9am on Sunday 2 December 2018.

Oracle is the primary database platform at the LSE, which our applications use to store and retrieve information. If an application uses Oracle, for the duration of this maintenance it will be […]

Maintenance Sunday | 9am to 6pm on Sunday 5 August

Our termly Maintenance Sunday is taking place this weekend on Sunday 5 August between 9am to 6pm.

As usual, all IT services will be at risk and you may notice short periods of outage throughout the day. This includes but is not limited to :

Moodle
Campus, Halls and Guest (The Cloud) WiFi
Campus PCs, printers and telephones

We are also […]

Need additional storage? Use OneDrive for Business

OneDrive for Business (OD4B) is available for all students and staff at LSE. A complement to your H: Space provision, OD4B gives you 1 terabyte of space to safely and securely store and sync your study/work documents.

You can save your work to OD4B when using Microsoft Office applications. While direct access is available by:

Navigating to the app launcher when logged into the O365 website
Using […]

April 16th, 2018|Our Services|0 Comments|

Maintenance Sunday | 9am to 6pm on Sunday 15 April

This weekend Maintenance Sunday will take place on 15th of April, between 9am and 6pm. As usual, all IT services will be at risk and you may notice short periods of outage throughout the day. This includes but is not limited to:

Moodle
Campus wifi
Campus PCs, printers and telephones

In addition, we plan to make changes to the way you log in […]

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    Access Control System Maintenance | Monday 9 and Tuesday 10 April 

Access Control System Maintenance | Monday 9 and Tuesday 10 April 

We are carrying out maintenance to our access control system from 11am on Monday 9 until 3pm on Tuesday 10 April. During this period, students and staff will experience some issues opening doors in access control areas. If this occurs please see LSE Security.

Security Control Room will also stop receiving alarm notification during this period. You are advised to call the emergency […]

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    IMT Maintenance Weekend: 16/12/17 from 9pm until 8pm on 17/12/17

IMT Maintenance Weekend: 16/12/17 from 9pm until 8pm on 17/12/17

On Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 December, Information Management and Technology (IMT) will carry out essential network and electrical maintenance in preparation for Lent Term.

All LSE IT services will be at risk of prolonged outages from 9pm on Saturday until 8pm on Sunday. Services that may be affected include, but are not limited to:

Campus WiFi
Campus PCs, printers […]

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    LSE PUG Event: Natural Language Processing (NLP) using Python

LSE PUG Event: Natural Language Processing (NLP) using Python

The next LSE Python User Group (LSE PUG) will feature Patrick Morris (BlackRock) on Natural Language Processing (NLP) using Python.

All levels of Python enthusiasts are welcome to the event taking place on Wednesday 29 November in PAR.1.02 between 6-8pm.

Natural language processing, or NLP, is the ability of a computer program to understand, manipulate, analyse and give meaningful insights from […]

November 23rd, 2017|IMT Events|0 Comments|

Deptshared Migration: Service unavailable this Saturday

IMT will be migrating the departmental shared storage service (DeptShared) to new hardware on Saturday 18 November between 8am – 12pm (noon).

For the duration of these works, there will be no access to the service. While following the migration, you may notice mapping to your Deptshared area has disconnected.

If mapped drives do not reconnect automatically, please reboot your computer […]

Phishing Attempts with Bogus Dropbox Link

Please be aware of a malicious email campaign currently targeting our email accounts today.

The purpose of the message is to induce you into handing over your personal information (e.g. date of birth, address or bank details)

The message looks like this:

This email is a scam – If you click on the link, you will be taken to harvesthotlineaustralia.com not Dropbox! To check url, hover over […]

Voicemail Notifications Issue

IMT are aware that the desktop telephone voicemail service is currently experiencing some technical issues.

As a consequence people may find that they are no longer receiving emails notifying them when they have a voicemail.

IMT are in contact with our supplier to ensure that these issues are resolved as soon as possible.

Further updates will be provided as soon as more […]

November 9th, 2017|IT News|0 Comments|