Web & Mobile

Hosting & Storage

  • Andrew File System (AFS)
    A central file storage, sharing, and retrieval system for U-M faculty, staff and students.
  • Cloud Services
    ITS offers public cloud computing to the University of Michigan community. The service enables the U-M community to more easily consume public cloud computing. It integrates resources on campus, provides consulting services and training, and looks for opportunities to provide shared services using cloud computing.
  • MiDatabase
    MiDatabase is a virtual server with a managed database. Supported platforms include Microsoft SQL, MySQL and Oracle.
  • MiServer
    MiServer is a virtual server environment managed by ITS.
  • Web Hosting Services
    Web Application Hosting is an easy to use Web service that provides campus users access to their own Web applications without needing to download, install, and maintain additional hardware and software.

Application Development

  • Mobile Apps Center
    The Mobile Apps Center is designed to encourage all students, faculty and staff to develop and distribute useful mobile apps to the university community.
  • Mobile Applications
    The Mobile Application Services consist of strategies, methodologies, technologies and tools that facilitate and enable Mobile development across campus.
  • U-M API Directory
    The API Directory offers a robust API publishing and subscription service. This university-wide directory allows secure and authorized access to institutional data for use in research and innovative applications.

Tools

  • Login Service
    The Login Service provides a set of Linux machines, the Login Pool, to which members of the U-M community can connect remotely.
  • SSH & SFTP
    SSH (Secure SHell) is a protocol for remotely logging into a machine. Similarly, SFTP (Secure FTP) provides an encrypted connection between the client and server for file transfer.