Application Modernization

To improve cybersecurity and maintainability, all applications that were hosted on our old ColdFusion servers are now on newer infrastructure. For more information: Course Evaluations Faculty Activity Reports If you have further questions or need assistance, please contact the Helpdesk.

A new Qualtrics template for Harvard Chan surveys

This is to let you know that all surveys currently using the “Public Health” theme in Qualtrics will soon receive a fresh appearance. A collaboration between the HSPH Web Apps and Communications teams, the new template focuses on making survey forms more readable, accessible, and compliant with current branding standards. Note: If your Qualtrics form … Continue reading “A new Qualtrics template for Harvard Chan surveys”

COMPLETE: Extended Maintenance to Network Drives during Memorial Day Weekend

Update: May 30, 2021 – COMPLETE We are happy to announce that this weekend’s work has been completed early. Service is restored and you may once again access network drives such as the S:\ drive and G:\ drive. If you experience any issues connecting to the network drives, we recommend that you reboot your computer.  If … Continue reading “COMPLETE: Extended Maintenance to Network Drives during Memorial Day Weekend”

Important Jabber “soft phone” update

What is Jabber? Jabber is a software application that lets you bring your Harvard Phone to your PC, laptop, Mac, or smart phone. You can use Jabber to: Make and receive calls using your Harvard telephone number from your smart phone or your home/remote computer using a headset Access and manage your Harvard voice mail … Continue reading “Important Jabber “soft phone” update”

Office 365 Security Update

For Harvard Office 365 Users: Two-step verification will now be required for all Harvard Office 365 email accounts effective immediately.  As a result, you will be prompted to sign in multiple times to access each of your Office 365 applications. When you receive these prompts to sign in, it is safe to proceed. If you … Continue reading “Office 365 Security Update”

End of Support for Adobe Flash Player

Adobe has stopped support of Flash Player as of December 31, 2020 and Adobe will block Flash content from running in Flash Player beginning January 12, 2021. What is it? Adobe Flash Player is computer software (supported on Microsoft Windows, macOS, and Linux) for content created on the Adobe Flash platform. Flash Player is capable of viewing multimedia contents, executing rich … Continue reading “End of Support for Adobe Flash Player”

Winter Break Support Hours

Dear SPH Community, The Department of Information Technology will be providing phone support hours to assist the community with computer issues during the winter break. Phone support hours are as follows: Monday, December 21: 12pm to 4pm Tuesday, December 22: 12pm to 4pm Wednesday, December 23: 12pm to 4pm Thursday, December 24: closed Friday, December 25:  closed … Continue reading “Winter Break Support Hours”