Web & Mobile

  • Andrew File System (AFS)
    A central file storage, sharing, and retrieval system for U-M faculty, staff and students.
  • U-M APIs and Web Services
    Pointers to great developer resources on campus.
  • 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.
  • Google at U-M
    Google at U-M provides U-M students, faculty, and staff with a wide variety of tools to improve collaboration. The core tools include Mail, Calendar, Hangouts, Drive, Sites, and Contacts. Many additional apps are available, such as Blogger, Google+, and YouTube.
  • 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.
    • MiDatabase
      MiDatabase is a virtual server with a managed database. Supported platforms include Microsoft SQL, MySQL and Oracle.
    • MiDesktop
      MiDesktop is a virtual desktop hosting environment managed by ITS. The service provides an easy-to-manage VDI platform, which allows simple and secure access to a custom pool of virtual desktops.
    • MiServer
      MiServer is a virtual server environment managed by ITS.
    • Mobile Applications
      The Mobile Application Services consist of strategies, methodologies, technologies and tools that facilitate and enable Mobile development across campus.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.