September 08, 2017 Western Technology Services (WTS) will conducting a minor upgrade to Cascade (from v8.3 to v8.5) scheduled for this Sunday, September 10 from 6 a.m. to noon. During this time, Cascade will not be available.
June 26, 2017 Information Services has been working with Western Technology Services (formerly Western ITS) to simplify the log in process for Schulich Single Sign-On (SSO). Starting July 11, 2017 anyone with a Western appointment or account who has access to SSO will be able to use their Western credentials to log in. This will remove the need for separate SSO log in credentials meaning one less password for you to remember!
February 10, 2017 Congratulations Team Titawin!
Information Services Department of the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry names winner of collaboration project between Computer Science 3307A class and Information Services.
January 19, 2017 Western ITS will be targeting Western (@uwo.ca) accounts that have not had a password change in 5 years or more. ITS will email affected individual and will ask the user to contact the ITS Help Desk team to assist them in changing their password. ITS will not send you a link to update/confirm/verify your userid and password. If you receive a message like this, its likely phishing and you should contact your local IT support.
November 17, 2016 Friday, November 18, 2016, at 6 pm, (1800) is the Outlook Go-Live for users with an LHSC email address (@lhsc.on.ca and @londonhospitals.ca) and any others users who were excluded from the November 4th go-live.
October 17, 2016 London Health Sciences Centre, St. Joseph's Health Care London, Lawson Health Research Institute and HealthCare Materials Management System are changing email systems from Novell GroupWise to Microsoft Outlook in November.
July 27, 2016 It's come to our attention that following a CASCADE upgrade a formatting error has occurred on a number of webpages. For the most part the error is connected to punctuation, specifically apostrophes. It doesn't appear to be consistent however.
July 14, 2016 Microsoft has been pushing Windows 10 very hard lately. While Microsoft reports a deadline of July 29, 2016 for the free installation, this does not apply to Western University machines. Western University has an agreement with Microsoft that allows us to install Windows upgrades on any machine that is purchased on Western funds and used by staff or faculty.
June 21, 2016 We are excited to announce that the Western University Qualtrics platform has now officially switched over to the new Insight Platform look and feel. While the look has changed considerably, we assure you that all the functionality still remains the same.
June 08, 2016 We have approximately 30 Toshiba Multi-Functional Devices (MFD's) and Samsung Desktop models operating in Schulich under the Campus MFD Fleet Program.
The 60 month contract for the current devices expires August 31, 2016.
June 17, 2015 Effective June 15, 2015, the Postgraduate Medical Education Database is no longer active. All trainee data and related reports are available in the Schulich Administrative System (SAS). If you require further clarification or have any concerns, please contact the Schulich Helpdesk.
June 15, 2015 Schulich Information Services is happy to announce that Western University and the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry have partnered with Qualtrics, the world’s leading enterprise survey technology provider.
November 27, 2013 Several months ago, the Teaching and Technology Services (TTS) unit at Schulich was restructured and as a result, Davor Linkes, Andrew Dunseath and David Creces joined Schulich Information Services as the Educational Technology & Media Services (ETMS) team.