Last Thoughts for 2019

This is my last blog post of the year (the decade!) and I wanted to thank you all for the hard work and commitment you put in this year, my first full one at Northeastern. ITS, as well as each of you, has gone through tremendous growth over the past 12 months, and I...

Sean O’Connor Named Associate Vice President and CTO

Sean O’Connor, an accomplished IT executive, has been named associate vice president and chief technology officer in the Office of the Vice President and CIO for Northeastern University. O’Connor will report to the Vice President for Information Technology and CIO,...

February 2019 Thoughts and Updates

One thing I am thinking about a lot these days is how to communicate more regularly here at this site. One easy way to do that is to share my thoughts on some of the recent initiatives happening around ITS. I doubt I will do this every month, but lots of things have...

Advice

I always find it interesting when I get an email from someone asking for my advice on something that I really don’t know much about. Typically it is for an esoteric slice of information technology that isn’t really in my wheel house. I usually oblige, but...