June 14, 2015
Check the Upcoming Events calendar for seminars, discussions and trainings of interest to you. Click on the calendar for listings by date and to view additional information regarding upcoming or past happenings. Any event hosted by RISC that is open to the Partners HealthCare research community...Read more »
June 11, 2015
Apple announced availability of a public beta coming in July 2015 for the next Mac operating system, OS X 10.11 called El Capitan. As with prior releases of Mac OS’s, we highly recommended you do not upgrade to El Capitan while we evaluate potential compatibility issues that could impact your...Read more »
June 11, 2015
On July 29, 2015, Microsoft will release the next operating system, Windows 10. Windows 10 is not a required upgrade. This applies to Non-standard/Research PCs currently running Windows 7 or 8. This does not apply to Partners Standard PCs. If you’re considering the upgrade, use caution and ensure...Read more »
May 14, 2015
On April 7, 2015, Adobe released Acrobat DC (Document Cloud) Standard and Professional. Adobe is still offering both perpetual licensing as well as subscription-based licensing. Adobe Acrobat XI has been discontinued and you can now only upgrade from Acrobat X or XI to Acrobat DC. Anyone with...Read more »
April 29, 2015
Applies to: MGH, BWH, PHS Ergonomics Purchasers (does not apply to DFCI) This message was emailed to purchasers who may purchase GoToMyPC licenses for others in your department. We appreciate all of you who already completed your renewals and apologize for the continual reminders. This is the FINAL...Read more »
April 24, 2015
The portal page and menus received facelifts on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. This change includes a new web interface called StoreFront which will provide you with the ability to “pin” your favorite applications on the desktop. See the Citrix StoreFront Reference Guide as...Read more »
March 12, 2015
The Electronic Regulatory Binder is a project within REDCap that was developed by Partners Human Research Quality Improvement (QI) Program and Enterprise Research Infrastructure & Services (ERIS). The Electronic Regulatory Binder can assist sites with the electronic storage and maintenance of...Read more »
March 11, 2015
Apple has released important software updates that address the security vulnerability known as “ FREAK ”. This exploit impacts encryption of all Apple products. Members of our Apple community are strongly encouraged to update all your devices to the latest operating system. Prior to updating,...Read more »