Single sign-on coming soon

Author: Erik Runyon

By now you are all aware of Central Authentication Service (CAS), the university's single sign-on service. This service allows you to sign in once (such as gmail.nd.edu) and not have to log into another service (such as InsideND). We're happy to announce that CAS is coming very soon to Conductor. When the feature arrives, you'll be greeted by a slightly updated login screen.…

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Sizing Images with the New Rich Text Editor

Author: Erik Runyon

We've received a number of emails regarding a feature that was available in the previous version of our editor, but was removed in the new. After inserting an image, you can right-click the image and select "Image Properties". In the past, this allowed you to modify the width and height of an image that was already inserted. The reason this functionality was removed was because it was resulting in a number or mobile and accessibility issues.

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Users Update

Author: Erik Runyon

We have been hard at work on some behind the scenes updates to Conductor. The first of these will be released Thursday, September 3. This update contains a complete rewrite of how Users are handled in Conductor. At this time, the typical Conductor admin won't notice any changes, as this is simply a first step in bringing some exciting new features down the road (such as quickly and easily switching between all of your Conductor sites).…

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Weekend Maintenance

Author: Erik Runyon

Sunday, October 13 from 2-6 a.m.

This weekend Conductor will be taken down for maintenance. During that time our hosting provider will be moving our servers to new hardware to address some recent server failures. All Conductor sites and admins will be unavailable during the outage. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.…

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Conductor Outage

Author: Erik Runyon

Starting at 11:30pm on Friday, September 13, Conductor and all sites will be down for extended maintenance. During this time, our hosting provider will be moving the physical server that hosts Conductor to a new data center. Total downtime will be approximately six hours.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.…

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Conductor Performance Updates

Author: Erik Runyon

Following the hardware upgrades that occurred before break, we have put into place several changes to Conductor and upgrades to the server between last Friday (the 4th) and this morning at 6 AM. These updates should result in dramatic performance improvements for Conductor. We have other upgrades in the works to further improve performance in the coming months.…

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