Media Depot Offers Solutions to Faculty, Students

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 9, 2014) — When Ann Christianson wanted to teach her students about using iMovie in her A-E 120 classes, "Pathways to Creativity through the Visual Arts," a UK Core and art education course, they hit a bit of a snag – no Mac labs were available to use during the scheduled class period.

UK Faculty, Staff, Students Gain Access to Adobe Creative Cloud Software, New Downloads Site

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 4, 2014) — University of Kentucky Analytics and Technologies (UKAT) announced today a major expansion of campus licensing for Adobe software, and a new and improved software download website that will make accessing site-licensed software easier than ever before.

eLearning Website & Funding Opportunities

The Office of eLearning, part of University of Kentucky Analytics and Technologies, has launched a webpage to consolidate access to a variety of resources to support faculty who integrate technology in teaching and learning. Located at, it includes information about course development awards and other funding, opportunities to use new technologies, and sessions for faculty technology training, among other information.

UK Named in CIO Magazine Top 100

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 3, 2014) — CIO magazine has named the University of Kentucky as a recipient of a 2014 CIO 100 Award. The awards program, which began in 1987, recognizes "the top 100 organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology."

UKAT Student Employees Honored at UK Student Employee of the Year Banquet

UKAT’s Andrew Johnston was named the 2014 UK Student Employee of the Year.  In addition, UKAT’s Kevin Angel was selected a top 10 finalists (out of over 30 nominees) for the award.    The top 10 finalists and their supervisors attended the 2014 UK Student Employee of the Year Banquet held on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at the Hilary J Boone Center.  The banquet included dinner, guest speaker Provost Christine Riordan and recognition of each of the 10 finalists.

ECHO360 Provides Review Option & Preserves Faculty Lectures

Flip your class, record test review sessions, or even preserve an admired faculty member’s lecture series: UKAT’s AV Services is here to help with lecture capture and replay.

Backup Service Announcement


Backup Default Retention Policy Change

Due to many external factors (cost, exponential growth, etc.), the TSM centralized backup service will be changing from a default retention period of 30-days (30 incremental copies) to a 15-day (15 incremental copies) for all TSM client/nodes.

So what does this mean for my data?



Recent activity of a highly dangerous ransomware, known as CryptoLocker, has been noticed on UK’s campus.


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