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Departments

Information Technology Services (ITS) manages the administrative and academic information technology resources for Norfolk State University.  ITS provides ubiquitous access to technology over a highly secured wired and wireless CISCO-based network, utilizing a gigabit fiber optic backbone for voice, video, data, and security. A port-per-pillow, computer labs, and wireless access are provided in all the residence halls.

Data Center

NSU's state-of-the-art data center hosts a range of technologies including servers, storage area networks, databases, email, a supercomputer and a virtual computing lab (VCL). The data center is managed via an advanced Networking Operations and Security Center. The new Virtualization and Collaboration Center provides an environment conducive for onsite and remote collaborations, visualization, and training in support of a wide variety of opportunities.

ITS Units

ITS is comprised of four major units, Application Services, Client Services, Operations Services and Technical Services.

ITS also works closely with the Office of Distance Education and Auxiliary Enterprises on Blackboard's course management and Vending/Dining systems.