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Policies & Technology Purchasing

POLICIES, STANDARDS, AND PROCEDURES

Information Systems and Information Technology are a vital component of the instruction, learning, and administrative functions of a university. Information is progressively delivered in new and innovated methods that require the latest technology. Policies and standards are critical to ensuring that the technology needs of the university are met. We adhere to all policies, standards, and procedures set by USF  and all State of Florida laws.


USF ST. PETERSBURG CAMPUS COMPUTING STANDARDS AND PROCEDURES

In addition to the above policies, standards, and procedures, the Office of Campus Computing has established standards and procedures that allow us to provide service and support to all of the students, faculty, and staff at USF ST. Petersburg. The following section contains these standards and procedures. Compliance to the standards posted in this section is required by all USF St. Petersburg entities. 

BUILDING AND PHYSICAL SECURITY

USF ST. PETERSBURG COMMUNICATION STANDARDS (PHONES AND FAXING) 

DESKTOP COMPUTING

Support can only be provided for computers until the device’s end-of-life date. And at the device’s end-of-life date, proper disposal of the equipment is required.

NETWORK AND INFRASTRUCTURE

SECURITY


TECHNOLOGY PURCHASING

Technology purchased and used on the USF St. Petersburg campus must meet the guidelines set by USF. Prior to purchasing technology for university use, USF St. Petersburg organizational units should review the below documents. Departments are responsible for making purchasing decisions based on these standards.

Please contact Marisa Isenberg Guy at 873-4345 for information on submitting a Technology Exception Request.