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UNH IT Hosts Lean Summit

In October 2018, UNH IT partnered with the State of New Hampshire to host the Lean Summit. This annual event is a daylong program designed to provide a forum for Lean practitioners across myriad industries and disciplines to network, share best practices, learn new skills, and expand awareness of Lean. 




Student Accessing Wifi at UNH

The Barricade Project

Identifying and remediating vulnerabilities in hardware, software, and systems, or Vulnerability Management is paramount to the security of UNH’s information and the technological resources that support it.  Barricade is the program, administered by UNH IT, that provides Vulnerability Management for the University.



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Creation of Center for DATA

In April 2019, UNH combined UNH IT Enterprise Information Management and Institutional Research and Assessment to create a single interdisciplinary unit called the UNH Data, Analytics, and Technology Alliance (Center for DATA).





Contributing to the President's Strategic Priorities

In January 2019, President James W. Dean Jr. announced four strategic priorities that will guide the university’s success, and help UNH achieve a bold, overarching aspiration – to be among the top 25 public universities in the country in the most important measures of academic performance. 





Building a Better University: More Accomplishments


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Creating Digital Standards
UNH IT collaborated with many other departments on this strategy and participated in the Digital Governance Steering since its inception in 2017. Read more...



UNH President Jim Dean chats with students. Photo by Rezwan Ali, Communications and Public Affair

Teaching Evaluation Data

In early 2019, UNH IT worked with Academic Technology to provide self-service access to summarized student teaching evaluation data, contained in the Blue teaching evaluation tool, by creating a Tableau visualization. Read more...


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Computer Lifecycle Management

UNH IT formed a new Computer Lifecycle Team in FY19 to manage the desktop computing landscape at UNH for more consistent, efficient, secure and cost-effective outcomes in the procurement and management of desktop/laptop assets.  Read more...



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Network Switch Replacement and 10Gig Upgrade

Staring in FY18, UNH IT engaged in a two-year project to upgrade the University’s Ethernet switching infrastructure and fiber optic distribution plant. Read more...


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Apple Device Management

In spring 2019, UNH IT partnered with UNH Academic Technology to identify and implement a USNH-wide Apple device management tool. Read more...



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Supporting UNH Retention Rates

In August 2018, UNH IT developed a dashboard using Tableau visualization software to identify and share UNH student retention rates. Read more...