CUIT A-Z Index of Services

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A

Academic Software Distribution
Academic software available for purchase, including Matlab, Mathematica, SAS and SPSS.

Access Management (Physical Security)
Management of physical access to Columbia University's campus buildings and rooms.

Active Directory (Shared Drive) Account Administration
Access to shared network folders.

ApartmentNet
Wired network access from Ethernet network ports in Columbia University owned adn managed apartment buildings.

Application Security Consulting
Consultative, investigative and security advisory provided by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

ARC Account Administration
Accounting and Reporting at Columbia (ARC) user account creation, deletion and management of privileges.

ARC Application Security Management
Services for managing, securing and administering accounts and access for the Accounting and Reporting at Columbia (ARC) Finance program.

Automatic Call Distribution (ACD)
Access to the Automatic Call Distribution (ACD) call routing tool for columbia University service desks and groups.

Automatic Call Distribution (ACD) Training
Training for customers on creation and maintenance of the Automatic Call Distribution (ACD) call routing tool provided by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

 
 
B
 

Billing
Management of pricing and chargebacks for all CUIT billable services.

Blogs

Self-service web publication system provided for faculty, staff and students - CUIT Blogs (Wordpress).

Bomgar
Provisioning of a tool to remotely view and control a customer's computer screen for troubleshooting to other support groups at Columbia University.

Budget Management
Platform to facilitate budgeting process for Columbia University.

Business Data Report Delivery
Development and delivery of standard reports used by schools and departments across the University in Finance, HR, Labor Accounting, and Student Administration.

Business Data Self-service ReportingFacilitatation of school and departmental reporting through the use of standard dashboard and analytical tools, including Business Objects. Data access also available for self-service reporting.

 

C

 

Cable TV
Access to Cable Television for Morningside residence halls and administrative buildings.

Cash Management

Facilitation of posting of transactions and depositing of cash through cashier management.

Classroom Technologies
Audio visual equipment provided in the electronic classrooms and conference rooms.

Classroom Scheduling Application Support
Classroom scheduling for standard and electronic classrooms on the Morningside Campus, using the R25 application.

Computer Labs
Public computer labs providing PC and Apple worktations as well as printing solutions located in residence halls.

Conference Services
Procurement, management and administration of conference call accounts for Columbia University staff.>

CourseWorks
Course management system for faculty and students, offering tools and features in support of teaching, learning and collaboration, including a syllabus, discussion boards, online assignments and tests.

CourseWorks Collaboration Services
Online collaboration space for faculty, staff and researchers. Guests may access sites without a UNI.

 
D
 

Database Environments
Providing, administering and managing database services for Columbia University.

Desktop Engineering
Design and configuration of standardized desktop computing platforms for a more consistant computing experience.

Desktop Backup Services
Backup and restoration of Windows and Macintosh computer and mobile device data for Columbia University.

Desktop Services
Procurement and management of computers and related items (laptops, peripherals and software) for University staff.

Desktop Telephone
Provisioning and management of standardized desktop phones provided to Columbia staff by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Digital Signage
Desktop computer workstations providing digital signage and customizable messaging.

Directory (Online)
Online searchable listing of Columbia University population.

DNS/DHCP
Management of computer communications protocols such as Domain Name Services (DNS) and Dynamic Hosting Control Protocols (DHCP) which allow access to computer networks and the Internet.

 
 

Effort Certification and Reporting
Facilitates monitoring of federally mandated effort distributions on projects, as well as, the required annual certification of effort.

Electronic Classrooms
Audio visual equipment provided in the electronic classrooms and conference rooms.

Electronic Document Management
Management of critical business documents in a controlled and secure environment. Features include document import/scanning, updating, indexing, and records management.

Email and Calendaring
Email services ranging from Google Apps for Education to Microsoft Exchange Services and Mailbook.

Embedded Research Computing Support
Embedded research computing support at Columbia research groups or centers by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Event Calendar Service
Administration of the University Events calendar system.

 
 

Finance Application (ARC) Support and Development
Management and administration of Columbia University's Accounting at Columbia (ARC) and Peoplesoft at Columbia (PAC) systems that includes operational support, enhancements, and third-party application integration development.

FinSys Security Administration
Provides the ability for administrators in the schools and departments to provision user accounts for Columbia University Financial systems, including: FinSys/FFE, FDS, DARTS, InfoEd, Endowment Term Sheet and the Legacy Financial Data Store.

 
H
 

High Performance Computing Cluster (HPC)
Shared high performance computing (HPC).

History of Computing at Columbia University
A History of Computing at Columbia University. 

HR/Payroll Application Support and Development
Application development and support for HR, Payroll and Benefits teams.

 
I
 

Identity Enrollment and Management (Authentication)
A centralized process for the managment of Columbia University's identities which can be leveraged by other services to manage roles and privileges.

IT Recruitment Services
Information Technology recruitment and consulting services provided to CUIT and other schools and departments.

 
M
 

Mailing List Management
Access and administration of group email lists for Columbia University.

Managed Database Environments
Providing, administering and managing database services for Columbia University.

Managed Operating System and Server Environments
Administration and management of server computing operating systems (OS) for Columbia University.

Media Server
Management, encoding and administration of video and media files for Columbia University.

Microsoft Campus Agreement
Microsoft Office Suite software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) made available for download by Columbia University students, staff and faculty.

Mobile Devices
Procurement and management of mobile devices (cellular and smartphones) for University staff.

MyColumbia
Centralized access to key administrative Human Resources and Financial applications via a web portal.

 
 

NetPhones
Provisioning and management of standardized desktop phones provided to Columbia staff by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

NetPhone Training
Training for customers on usage of desktop phones provided by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Network
High-Speed access from Ethernet network ports in Columbia buildings to Columbia's network and the Internet.

 
 

PAC Account Administration
People at Columbia (PAC) user account creation, deletion and management of privileges.

PAC Application Security Management
Services for managing, securing and administering accounts and access for the PeopleSoft at Columbia (PAC) Human Resources program.

Payroll/Time Entry
Management tool for Time cards and time sheets in support of casual staff and union staff.

Phone Services
Provisioning and management of standardized desktop phones provided to Columbia staff by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Phone/Voicemail and Voicemail Broadcasting
A means for faculty and staff to manage and support voicemails and broadcast phonemails.

Plagiarism Detection Services
Plagiarism detection in written assignments and papers.

PowerFaids Technical Support
Technical support of Columbia University's financial aid processing.

Project Management
Project management services for business and Information Technology initiatives.

Public Printing
Printing stations for students and faculty provides document printing capabilities, print queu and print quota management.

Public Kiosks
Public computer kiosks for reading email, browsing the web and other internet activities.

 
 

Remote Access Services
A means to establish connectivity to Columbia's network from remote locations via tools such as, VPN clients and Citrix.

Remote Device Troubleshooting Software (Bomgar)
Provisioning of a tool to remotely view and control a customer's computer screen for troubleshooting to other support groups at Columbia University.

Research Administration
Administrative functionality for grant proposal tracking, grant submissions, and post-award management.

Research Compliance
Administrative functionality used to manage data related to University research compliance.

 
 

Security Advisory Services
Consultative, investigative and security advisory provided by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Security Training
Training for the Columbia University community on IT Security best practices for development, compliance and education.

Self-service Website
Self-service web publication system provided for faculty, staff and students - CUIT Blogs (Wordpress).

Server Environments
Administration and management of server computing operating systems (OS) for Columbia University.

Server Hosting
Hosting of physical and virtual server computing environments to Columbia University.

Service Desk
Reporting, triaging and troubleshoooting of any computing services provided by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Service Management Solutions
Supporting continual process improvement, based on established best practices. Develop ServiceNow platform to facilitate automation and integration of processes.

Software Distribution and Installation
Design and delivery of packaged applications, computer images and patches to one or many computers.

Storage and Backups
Providing, administering and backing up enterprise computing storage space for Columbia University.

Student Account Administration (SIS) Account Administration
Student Information Systems (SIS) user account creation, deletion and management of privileges.

Student Information Systems Support and Development
Management and administration of Columbia University's Student Information System (SIS), including operational support, enhancements, and third-party application integration development.

Student Services Online (SSOL) Support and Development
Management and administration of Columbia University's Student System Online (SSOL) including integrations, including operational support, enhancements, and third-party application integration development.

Survey Services
Online survey capabilities made available for academic, administrative and research purposes with tiered pricing available. Access is available at school, department, institute and individual levels.

 
 

Telephone
Provisioning and management of standardized desktop phones provided to Columbia staff by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Tuition Exemption Taxation Generation
Transaction generation facilitating the taxation of employee tuition benefits.

 
 
 

User Endpoint Backup
Backup and restoration of Windows and Macintosh computer and mobile device data for Columbia University.

UNI
University Network Identification which is a unique account used to provide access to Columbia University's systems and services.

UNIX Applications
UNIX applications supported by CUIT. 

 
 

Vendor Developed Site Setup and Review
Management of externally developed websites hosted by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Video Streaming
Web based video streaming provided by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Virus Protection

VPN
A means to establish connectivity to Columbia's network from remote locations.

 
 
 
 

Walk-in Center
In person assistance for resolving computing issues provided to the Columbia community via a walk-in center at 202 Philosophy Hall.

Web Application Platform
Management of Java application development environments allowing application developers to build web applications.

Web Hosting
Hosting of Columbia University web environments provided by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Web Publishing
Self-service web publication system provided for faculty, staff and students - CUIT Blogs (Wordpress).

Web Search Service
Tracking and reporting of Columbia University's website traffic and statistics.

Website Creation
Management of the lifecycle of web solutions including consultation, planning, architecture, development.

Website Support and Optimization
Management of defects, enhancements, patching and general troubleshooting of Columbia University's websites.

Wiki Collaboration
Online collaboration platform (Wiki) for Columbia University faculty, students and staff.

Wireless Network
High-Speed Wi-Fi network access for capable devices at most Columbia campus buildings.

Wireless Router
Installation and troubleshooting of supported wireless routers in University apartment buildings.