Category: Technology News

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July 18, 2017

Alertus Deployment for Macs

DASA Tech will deploy Alertus to Macs (Apple MacBooks, iMacs and Mac Minis) in the division starting this week and through early August. Alertus is used to relay critical emergency notifications. During an emergency situation, the screen will flash with an emergency message until the user acknowledges the message.

February 8, 2017

We Need Your Laptop

Required Action If you have a department-owned laptop (and/or iPad or other tablet) please send a note to as soon as possible to schedule a time for our tech staff to take a look and perform some

January 10, 2017

New Anti-Virus Software Coming Soon

NC State is adopting Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection (SCEP) for antivirus protection across campus. The change will be effective on February 17, just before the Kaspersky license expires. What Will Happen On Your Computer

January 4, 2017

FAQs: Duo Security for DASA

Didn’t I just do this? It might seem that way. We recently implemented Google 2-Step Verification for many DASA employees. Duo is the same idea (another layer of authentication to enhance security) but is for Shibboleth-enabled