InfraSec 06.12.13 Minutes

Attending:

Mike Kirda, Phil Reiter, Doug McCarthy, Lee Katman, Michelle Unser, Yilmaz Bal, Mark Goedert, Jack Gallagher, Bala Ramaraju, Mat Willis, Dean Dang, La Don Reed, Craig Jackson, Jason Maslanka, Johnathan Kupferer, Kevin Shalla, Francis Kayiwa, Cynthia Herrera Lindstrom, Alex Stern, Therese Molina, Chris Barton, Mike Kamowski, Ilir Zenku, Andre Pavkovic, Kevin Price

  • Subcommittee Updates
    • Resource Calendaring and Integration
      • Ad Astra arranged a demo, and is being considered as a vendor for calendaring
    • Audio Visual Support
      • Improvement for service and equipment consistency in conference rooms is being worked on
      • Approved Motion: The group offering recommendations to InfraSec for AV improvements was approved
  • ACCC Updates
    • Office 365
      • A new tenant name is needed at UIC for Office 365
      • GOUIC was selected
    • Distributed Antenna Systems
      • Discussion of improving cell phone signals inside buildings on campus
    • UIC Calendar
      • UIC Calendar is being considered for decommission
      • Alternate solutions are being explored
  • AT&T Rave
    • AT&T Rave was discussed, and is being considered as a campus communicator
  • Guidebook
    • The app ‘Guidebook’ is being considered for event and conference planning at UIC
  • High Performance Computing (HPC)
    • ACCC is waiting on delivery of the hardware
    • The cluster should be up and running by the fall semester
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN)
    • Working with Networks on a site-to-site VPN solution with regional campuses
    • Discussion of getting VPN on iOS and Android