Facilities have scheduled an electrical shutdown in the Business and Liberal Arts Center on Saturday, January 28, beginning at 10 pm and continuing through Sunday, January 29, at 6 am. The shutdown will allow FIT’s electrical contractor to complete an assessment of existing electrical service to the building in preparation for the replacement of the building’s fire pump later in the spring. Although the shutdown is in the Business and Liberal Arts […]
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Resolved January 27 at 3:47 pm Our Network team has restored connectivity for the 16th floor of 333 7th Avenue. Original Message January 27 at 12:28 pm Our Network team is responding to reports of a network outage on the 16th floor of 333 7th Avenue. Clients are stating they are unable to connect to the internet.
How the Phishing attack works The newest phishing scam is so “efficient” that many experienced technical users have reported falling for it. The scam tricks Gmail users into revealing their login credentials.The phishing attack starts with an email that contains what appears to be an attached PDF document, but is, in reality, an embedded image […]
Resolved Message Jan. 20 at 4:28 PM Verizon experienced a hardware failure earlier today resulting in disruptions to FIT phone service. We have worked with the Verizon to restore services. We will continue to monitor the FIT phone network and Verizon has scheduled additional maintenance for next week to prevent further disruptions. Original Message Jan. […]
The Division of Information Technology regularly deploys patches to fix or improve computer programs or supporting data. Patch deployment is a critical part of maintaining the security of FIT systems and the FIT network; fixing security vulnerabilities, bugs, and improving overall performance. On Tuesday, January 17 through Friday, January 20 we will be deploying patches […]
On Friday, January 20, at 4 pm, IT will be performing a reboot and redundancy test of the FIT phone system. During this time, FIT phone service may be unavailable for the college’s offices at 333 Seventh Avenue. Internet accessibility, cell service, and FIT mobile phones will not be affected by this work. Employees who […]
FIT will be closed on Monday, January 16th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. As a reminder, when the college is closed the Administrative Offices at FIT are also closed – including the Division of Information Technology. If you have questions while the college is closed you can email TechHelp@fitnyc.edu and we will reply as […]
On Friday, January 6th the Degree Audit Reporting System (DARS) will be temporarily unavailable while the Office of the Registrar runs the graduation processes.
On Thursday, January 5, from 6 am to 10 am, we will be performing emergency maintenance on the IP Address management system. During this time, wireless Internet services will be unavailable in all 27th Street dorms; Alumni Hall, Nagler Hall, and Coed Hall. Kaufman Hall and academic buildings will not be impacted. Questions? Comments? Email TechHelp@fitnyc.edu […]
On Wednesday, January 4, from Midnight to 12:30 am, our Network team will be performing a firmware update. During this time, wired and wireless internet services may be unavailable in the basement of the Pomerantz Center and the Great Hall. Floors above and below scheduled work areas may also experience outages during this time. Questions? […]