News and Alerts Archive

New version of ChemBioDraw coming soon

PerkinElmer has announced that ChemBioDraw Ultra 14 will be replaced by ChemDraw Professional 15. The new version will be available on our download portal at CambridgeSoft in the coming weeks. In order to obtain the new software you can login to CambridgeSoft with your JHU email address. You will need to create an account […]

Adobe Creative Cloud subscriptions

Faculty and staff in the Krieger School can now get Adobe Creative Cloud subscriptions for their home computers. Go to OnTheHub to get your redemption code along with download instructions. Creative Cloud includes all the popular Adobe applications, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Premiere, as well as new tools like Edge Animate.

JShare end of life 3/31/15

If you still have files in JShare, now is the time to get them off. JShare will be unavailable after March 31, 2015. You can migrate your content to JHBox. For more information, please see:

Gilman Hall classroom technology refresh

The Gilman Hall general pool classrooms are due to be revamped this summer. Among other things, we are planning changes to projectors and computers. We invite all users, faculty and staff, of those rooms to meet with Krieger IT and KIT-CATS in the Hodson Hall 3rd floor Board Room on March 4th and/or March 13th […]

Matlab for students!

For the past three years we have had a site license for Matlab for all JHU-owned computers, as well as for all faculty and staff. We have now added students to our total academic headcount (TAH) license. As of August 1 they will be eligible to install the same Matlab, with all the toolboxes we […]

Security changes for VPN access

IT@JH is introducing secondary authentication for accessing JHU resources from off campus via the VPN. Beginning June 10, 2014, you will be required to use Enterprise Step-up Authentication (ESA) when connecting from off campus using JHPulse. The easiest form of ESA is the secret question. You can set up your secret questions, or review the […]

Sharepoint Downtime

On Saturday, June 22, 2013, SharePoint will be offline from 5:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. while it is being updated.

The following sites will not be available during this time:

Classroom Technology Town Hall Meetings

Please join us for our third discussion of technology in the Homewood campus classrooms on Thursday, May 2 at 10 am in the Board Room in Hodson Hall (Hodson 310). As always we welcome your thoughts about what works well and what does not, and what you would like to see to enhance teaching and […]


Please welcome the newest members of the Krieger IT team, the staff of KIT CATS (Classroom and A/V Technology Services). As of January 1, the people who made up the Classroom Technology Services, and A/V Services teams have been merged into one group as part of Krieger IT. For issues in classrooms please continue to […]

Mathematica 9

Mathematica 9 is now available. We have updated the license server, so the network version will work. Contact Krieger IT staff for installation. Version 8.0.4 will continue to work.