Author: Cynthia Burrows

Researchers: Take Summer Travel Precautions

Are you a researcher who will be traveling this summer in the course of your work? If so, take just a moment to review this important information! There are steps to be taken to ensure that your equipment and data do not fall victim to potential cyber threats and attacks. In today’s world, the dangers […]

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RDL-share: Large File Transfer Service

If you are like many other researchers we work with, you may often need to share large files with your colleagues here at UCSD or with collaborators at other institutions. Email applications can be prohibitive and restrict attachments to a certain size, and other Internet applications and services have size limits and often fees attached, […]

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How-To (Mac): Using Image Capture to Organize Photos

If you’re like many other Mac users, you may occasionally become frustrated with Apple’s Photos app on your Mac. Researchers, for instance, often have large quantities of photos that need to be organized and stored systematically in a folder tree structure for easy access or analysis. The Photos app does not allow you to do this, […]

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Qualcomm Institute October Mixer

Research IT Services (RITS) representatives were delighted to attend the recent Qualcomm Institute (QI) mixer on Thursday, October 12, 2017, where they had an opportunity to share their work with a group of about 50 attendees – researchers, staff, and others affiliated with the QI. Assistant Director of RITS Claire Mizumoto highlighted some of the […]

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Campus LISA 2017

On Wednesday, June 28, the RITS team attended the UC San Diego Campus LISA (Large Installation System Administration) conference, held annually at the Rady School of Management. It was a day-long event, jam-packed with information. The day began with an opening keynote address by Michael Corn, Chief Information Security Officer, and was followed by breakout […]

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Research IT Services: Faculty Showcase ’17 Highlights

RITS would like to extend a huge thank you to all of our presenters, participants, and attendees who contributed to this event to make the 2017 Faculty Showcase a success again this year! The Showcase highlighted a wide variety of recent research topics in a lightning-talk format: Harry Helling, Executive Director, Birch Aquarium at SIO, […]

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Research Computing Workshops

Did you know that the UC San Diego Geisel Library offers workshops for research computing? These workshops are aimed at individuals with little or no previous experience with computer programming or Supercomputing. Can your research benefit by attending one or both of these? Software Carpentry Workshop, May 23-24, 2017 The UC San Diego Library is […]

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How Can Research Facilitators Help You?

Working with all IT providers on campus, Research IT Facilitators connect researchers with high-end and big-data-friendly services that are selected specifically to help you accomplish your research and instructional needs. What does that mean specifically? Well, if any of the following FAQs resonate with you, it might be time to contact us! Are you planning […]

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