Computer Services

It is the goal of the Computer Services facility to provide users with a full array of services and a constructive, welcoming and supportive attitude towards integrating IT with their scientific research.

We are dedicated to maintaining a modern, cutting-edge, science-focused infrastructure while providing on-time and flexible solutions to meet our users’ needs.

Infrastructure design and implementation

  • Server Infrastructure based on *nix
    •  Storage architecture designed to handle big data
    • Backup and archival infrastructure according to best scientific practice
  • Virtualized core services for redundancy and reliability
  • Network Infrastructure
    • Modern, redundant network backbone with 10Gb available throughout campus
    • Campus-wide wireless network with eduroam available
  • High-speed access to collaborators' sites
  • Client Infrastructure
    • Seamless integration of Macintosh, PC, and Linux/Unix clients
    • Hardware and instrument integration for research purposes
  • Software Services
  • Comprehensive software product availability
  • Central database systems for equipment booking, source code management, data sharing, and more

User support services

Readily contactable support staff for daily support needs, including:

  • Networking help
  • Computer ordering and advice
  • Email
  • Applications
  • Hardware
  • Installations
  • Printers