Join the live Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA) online event on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at 1 p.m. to learn about available cyber security jobs in Argonne’s Cyber Operations, Analysis and Research (COAR) team, part of the Risk and Infrastructure Science Center (RISC). Current team members stand ready to answer your questions about what it’s … Read More
Proposals are wanted for NASA’s Advanced Information Systems Technology (AIST) program. Its goals are to identify, develop, and demonstrate advanced information system technologies that:
Reduce the risk, cost, size, and development time for Earth science space-based, airborne, and ground-based information systems, Increase the accessibility and utility of science data, and Enable new observations and … Read More »
Computing and Information Systems (CIS) recognizes that the reliability and performance of laboratory information technology (IT) resources is essential to our ability to carry out our scientific mission. Like the rest of our infrastructure, these systems require periodic maintenance, replacement and upgrades. These activities sometimes involve service interruptions.
To meet our goal of providing secure … Read More »
Thomas Edison is supposed to have said, “Genius is one percent inspiration, ninety-nine percent perspiration.” Here at Argonne we’re no strangers to putting in long hours in the service of our … Read More »
If you’re one of Argonne’s 3,375 Box users, you may be interested to know that on Sept. 26, 2016, Box will end support for Internet Explorer (IE) 9 and 10. To continue to use Box with maximum security and functionality after this date, you will need to use Internet Explorer 11 or another supported browser. Box … Read More »
Starting Aug. 19, 2016, employees who access BlueJeans Meetings using Internet Explorer, Firefox or Safari will be prompted to install the BlueJeans application on their computer desktop or use Google Chrome to view or host meetings. Computing and Information Systems (CIS) recommends downloading the app as it delivers a higher quality audio and video experience.
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by Pete Spizzirri, Protection Programs Manager, Facilities Management and Services
This week Argonne has received multiple reports of Argonne employees being targeted by a voicemail phishing scam.
Per these reported cases, the scam caller says he/she is from a law enforcement or government agency and calls the Argonne employee by name. The caller then advises … Read More »
The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility is scheduled to receive delivery of the Theta computer system on Monday, June 27 and Tuesday, June 28, 2016. System components will arrive via tractor trailer through the East Gate at approximately 6:30 a.m. on Monday morning and will be temporarily housed for two days in the west end parking … Read More »
Computing and Information Systems (CIS) will be performing maintenance on the infrastructure that supports all Argonne business systems and web applications on Saturday, June 25, 2016, from 8 a.m. to noon.
Key elements of the network infrastructure will be upgraded as part of the Network Lifecycle project. This upgrade will build enhanced redundancy into the … Read More »
Building 240 will be closed to employees starting on Friday, June 17, 2016, due to a necessary power upgrade. Building engineers will begin powering down at 6 a.m. and the outage is expected to last two days. Current expectation is restoration of power sometime in the late afternoon or evening on Saturday, June 18, 2016.
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