The Office of IT will soon complete the latest phase of installing IP Phones on campus. Buildings involved in this rollout include the Conference Center and the Harman and University Press Buildings.
Employees who will be affected by this rollout in the future will be contacted by their Computing Support Representative or Office of IT Account Manager. IP Phones will eventually replace the ROLM Phone system in offices throughout campus.
An interdisciplinary BYU team recently came together to conduct a research study in Nepal, aiming to measure brick workers’ exposure to pollutants and to assess their respiratory health. The eventual goal is to determine what information, technology and strategies they can develop with the Nepali people to help them improve their well-being.
The NSF recently awarded the cybersecurity program within the BYU Electrical & Computer Engineering department with a five-year, $3.7 million grant called the CyberCorps Scholarship for Service. BYU is one of only six schools nationwide to receive the award this year, which recognizes students with technical talent, moral integrity, leadership, and second language skills.