Helping you choose technologies with confidence


Our Information Technology experts would help to provide technology acquisition guidelines and assistance to customers who are evaluating technologies their units are considering buying, using, or developing.

Our goal is to ensure that use of the technologies is aligned with your needs and technical environment throughout the technology's lifecycle, from the time it is under consideration to its retirement.

Get Help

If you are exploring the use, purchase, or development of a technology solution for your unit, you can contact our team for a consultation. The group is made up of technology experts from across the world with knowledge and experience from a variety of technological disciplines and environments. The technology advisors can provide you with guidance about standards, practices and offer advice as you negotiate with vendors in the purchasing process.

Follow Standards and Principles

The standards provide a model for establishing, implementing, operating, monitoring, reviewing, maintaining, and improving your unit information technology and enterprise architecture that meets the unique business requirements of each unit.

Technology Guiding Principles

Although not mandated policies, Technology Guiding Principles should be considered when making technology decisions for any system, including these types of technologies:

  • collegiate
  • non-collegiate 
  • administrative
  • research
  • enterprise
  • non-enterprise

Documentation Standards

Foundational standards are the Documentation Standards for Information Security Documents and the Documentation Standards for Information Technology Documents.