University policy requires that all grant and data applications with computing and data security requirements be processed and approved by the Director of IT, and signed by the University’s Chief Information Officer. The Information and Computing Technology group at the Maxwell School will work with the researcher, data/grant provider, and the University’s IT and legal departments to help you get your project approved quickly.

Support includes:

  • Computing language for grants
  • Security language for restricted data applications
  • Data Custodian and Security Management services including policy enforcement, audit, access and password management, data encryption, backup, data destruction
  • Restricted room availability
  • Computing and software cost analysis
  • Physical and virtual computing support
  • Storage Management
  • Secure remote access support
  • Facilitate legal and CIO approval