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Facebook iPad Mini winner; PLV gets digital; Google in, Postini out; and more! Check out the March 2013 ITS Newsflash!

Pace ITS Facebook Contest Winner Student
Pace ITS would once again like to thank all of you who Liked their Facebook page! Pace student Thatiana Diaz was randomly selected as the winner of the Apple iPad Mini. Visit for details. For those who didn’t win, there may still be hope, with additional giveaways in the future.

Digital Signage on the PLV Campus
A total of 14 Cisco Digital Signage monitors have been installed in PLV and Briarcliff. Advertising an event or academic program news is quick and easy! Students, faculty, and staff can submit digital signage requests by sending an e-mail to Attach a copy of your flyer or poster. Images should be 8.5×11” JPEG or PDF format. Large font sizes (28+) and high resolution images are recommended. Additionally, file size cannot exceed 10MB. (Note: Student submissions require approval from SDCA before publishing.)

Postini Service Changes for Faculty, Staff, and Students
As of April 1, 2013 the University’s current e-mail spam and virus filtering service, Postini, will be transitioned by the vendor to Google Apps service. Based on this change, ITS will be moving to Exchange Online Protection in order to provide more accurate message filtering in addition to retaining familiar features such as daily quarantine messages and the ability to block or approve senders. The transition to the new service will occur on Friday, March 15. For detailed information, refer to the following page: Postini Changes.

iPad Meetings for Faculty and Students
The iPad meeting scheduled for March is as follows:

  • Wednesday, March 20: 12:20 p.m.–1:15 p.m.

*All meetings will be held in Miller 16 (PLV) and Civic E319 (NYC).You can view the minutes from each meeting on the iPad blog.

Sign Up for the PaceAlert Emergency Notification System!
Please remember to enroll in or update your PaceAlert information to make sure you get the latest emergency notifications either through your e-mail or phone! To sign up, please go to:

Spam Alert
Please be aware that spam e-mail may periodically end up in your mailbox. These types of messages may try to disguise themselves as authentic emails, by spoofing “from” addresses from people we know or known companies. Read More…

MyPace Mobile App
Pace’s mobile app is available for download for devices such as Apple iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad), Android, and Blackberry. Read More…  

Blackboard Mobile Learn App
BlackBoard Mobile Learn App is available for download for devices such as Apple iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad), Android, and Blackberry. Read More…  

Wireless: Auto-configuration for Pace_Secure using Pace_Connect
Configuring your device for Pace_Secure has been made simple! For more detailed instructions, please visit the following page: Configuring Wireless

Guest Wireless Account for Pace Visitors Needing to Access the Internet
ITS offers a self-service system for Pace students, faculty, and staff to generate wireless/wired network guest accounts for individuals who are visiting Pace for a limited time and would like to access the internet. Read More…

Not sure who to call? Contact the Pace Information Center (PIC)
The Pace Information Center (PIC) is your single source of information for any question about the university. To reach PIC, dial 311 from any internal administrative Pace phone, or 1 (855) PACE311 (1 (855) 722-3311) from off-campus. Read More…