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13.3.2020 News

ICT Service Point is working remotely

Because of the corona virus situation, we are working remotely for the present.

31.1.2020 News

IT Administration Services is now ICT Services

The units which produce it services for University of Oulu and for Oulu University of Applied Sciences (OAMK) combine. This is carried out as a part of the wider connecting decision of internal services.

7.1.2020 News

The basic printing quota for the spring term

4 € has been added into your printing quota if you have printed during the autumn term.

17.12.2019 News

Christmas glogg on Tellus Stage

Come to get know IT services and the future winds to Tellus Stage on Thu, Dec 19 at 12 - 14!


17.12.2019 News

IT Helpdesk is closed Dec 23 - Jan 3

IT Helpdesk is having the Christmas break Dec 23 - Jan 3.

10.12.2019 News

Like us in Facebook

IT Services of the university is also in Facebook. Like our page OY IT-palvelut and get the fresh news on your news feed!

28.10.2019 News

IT Helpdesk will be closed Oct 29th at 12

On Tuesday all the service points of IT Administration will be closed at 12.

1.10.2019 News

Five laptop vendors in your use

Five vendors enable 156 laptops to be lent.

13.8.2019 News

The basic printing quota for the autumn term is 4 €

4 € has been added into printing quotas by the University 1st August, 2019

31.7.2019 News

O365 automatically in use for new students

The university’s user accounts created 1st August 2019 or later have user rights to Office 365 Education service automatically without an activation procedure. This applies to both the new students and the new staff.

27.5.2019 News

Breaks in password service on 27th and 28th of May

There will be a system upgrade break in the IdM system of IT Administration services on Mon 27th and Tue 28th beginning at 16:00.

25.3.2019 News

SPSS licences now half cheaper

IT Administration Services have negotiated the new prices of IBM SPSS licences, which came into force 22 March, 2019. The licensing agreement which lasts for three years made the halving of prices possible for the staff as well as the students.

22.3.2019 News

New Laptop Vendors on Linnanmaa campus

Two new laptop vendors are now available on Linnnamaa campus.

7.1.2019 News

PC Hall is now quiet zone

PC Hall PR106 has been declared a quiet working zone. With this measure, the students are provided the opportunity to work in a noiseless environment using the university’s self-study workstations.

2.1.2019 News

The basic printing quota for the spring term is 4 €

4 € has been added into printing quotas.

24.9.2018 News

O365 email phishing message is spreading quickly

Several warnings of the phishing of O365 credentials have been published during this year. Because of the quicky spreading of the phishing messages, FICORA (Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority) has classified the situation as critical.

27.8.2018 News

Changes to the laptop vendors

The loan period of the laptops has been prolonged on request of the students from three hours to four hours. The loan times per day have been prolonged from two to three times per day. 

15.8.2018 News

Warning about phishing messages

IT Administration Services recommend both the staff and the students to be watchful with email links. 

6.8.2018 News

The basic printing quota for the autumn term is 4 €

4 € has been added into printing quotas 1st August, 2018.

    24.5.2018 News

    Warning of phishing

    IT Administration Services recommend the carefulness and the consideration in the opening of the links of the e-mail.

    27.2.2018 News

    New password practices

    The new password practices come into force 1.3.2018. They apply to everybody which have a username of the university

    19.1.2018 News

    NEW: Laptop vendors

    28.12.2017 News

    The basic printing quota for the spring term is 4 €

    4 € will be added into printing quotas 1st January, 2018.