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Top 5 Stories in 2018 for UC IT

By Tom Andriola and Matt Hall.

 1. UC gets deal on IT infrastructure

UC conducted a single procurement initiative for five categories of IT infrastructure products and services – routers and switches, wireless, firewalls, servers, and storage. The result?…
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UC Sweeps at CENIC’s Innovation in Networking Awards

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Innovations in Networking Awards are presented each year by CENIC to highlight exemplary innovations that leverage ultra-high bandwidth networking. The winning innovations have the potential to transform the ways in which instruction and research are conducted as well as further the deployment of broadband…
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UC ANR and AgStart Receive $500,000 to Cultivate the VINE

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California is constantly being challenged by pest invasions, obesity, labor shortages, water scarcity, food insecurity, climate change and more. To accelerate the development and adoption of technologies that address these challenges and advance food, agriculture and natural resources in California,…
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UC ANR Is a Natural Partner to Help Bridge California’s Digital Divide

Drone flying over crops

By Jeanette E. Warnert. Even as the digital revolution has changed the world, there are thousands of California residents in rural areas that do not have an internet connection adequate for engaging in modern technology.

Napolitano Sees Opportunity in Nexus of Agricultural Bounty and Technological Innovation

By Pamela Kan-Rice.  “As we confront the problems in California today, we must ask ourselves, how will ag and tech solve these problems together? How can Salinas Valley and Silicon Valley work more harmoniously and how will the University of…
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Spotlight: Turning Data into Donations – ANR’s Maria Fernandez

By Alexa Rivetti, IT Communications Coordinator, UCOP. Maria Fernandez has undeniable warmth and charisma – two characteristics that lend themselves well to fundraising. As database administrator for the development services department for UC Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANR) and the…
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The Financial Implications of Cybersecurity Risk

By Tolgay Kizilelma, Chief Information Security Officer, UC Agriculture and Natural Resources.  Technology is an integral part of our daily lives, which means cybersecurity and cyber-risk are becoming ever more important. With the growth in digital information and increased reliance…
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