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Streaming Media Service (SMS) now gives content owners better access control

The SMS, which provides a quick, easy and free way for University users to host their online multimedia content, has just seen a major upgrade that brings several benefits for content owners and viewers alike…

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High Performance Computing Service joins UIS

The High Performance Computing Service (HPCS), headed by director Dr. Paul Calleja, joined University Information Services (UIS) on 1 August 2014.

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University Information Services location

Most UIS staff are based in the Roger Needham building (pictured above) on the West University site. Teaching classrooms and user areas, a service desk, a video conferencing suite and the Photography and Illustration Service remain on the New Museums site.

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Information services governance

A new Information Services Committee (ISC) is being formed to shape and drive the provision of high quality information services and systems across the University.

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2014/15 students to benefit from early access to their UIS accounts

UIS has completed work to allow students (undergraduates and graduates) access to authenticated University services before their arrival at Cambridge. They will be able to collect their UIS computing accounts as part of the Student Registration process.

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