What’s New

News & Announcements from SAS Computing

Provisioning a New Drupal Site

In order to begin developing a new Drupal site it is important to first follow some provisioning guidelines.

Security Recommendations

Some wise configurations to make in your Drupal setup include:

Identity Finder FAQ for Faculty and Staff

What is Identity Finder?

Identity Finder is software that can find personal information, such as Social Security numbers and credit card information, that is stored on a personal computer. Penn has licensed Identity Finder to help users find and protect this kind of data.

SAS Spam Shield Available for Facstaff Users

In response to the increasing number of SPAM messages being sent to SAS faculty and staff email addresses everyday, SAS Computing has implemented a new, state-of-the-art SPAM-filtering system on the facstaff.sas email server, SAS Spam Shield.

Qualtrics

Qualtrics is an online service for creating and administering surveys. The School of Arts and Sciences has a site license for Qualtrics.

Computing Website Redesigned

Welcome to the new website for computing and information technology in the School of Arts & Sciences. The redesigned site, unveiled on September 22, provides several improvements.

Planned Networking Outage, Sunday October 5th, 4am-6am

On Sunday, October 5th, 2014 from 4 AM - 6 AM, critical maintenance will be performed on networking systems in our data center. During
this time, many SAS IT Services will be unavailable.

Guidelines for Secure Input Filters

As stated in the Drupal configuration pages, "Improper text format configuration is a security risk." 

Math FAQ

Mathematics Department SAS Computing FAQ

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