Information Technology

The Information Technology Services (ITS) department is responsible for maintaining the University's enterprise information systems and infrastructure. ITS consists of two units, the Administrative Systems and Infrastructure Services units. ITS is also responsible for the campus's NEC voice telecommunications system. ITS reports to the Vice President for Administration and Finance.

Administrative Systems
The Administrative Systems group provides both technical and functional support within the current student, finance and alumni areas of the Oracle driven Banner software suite. These responsibilities entail, but are not limited to, ensuring that the latest software and hardware related updates are in place, web for students and faculty support, SQL script development, report writing, as well as evaluating new functionality features of the latest software and hardware that would benefit the Banner user community.

Infrastructure Services
We implement, develop and maintain a highly scalable, accessible and secure infrastructure environment that supports cutting edge technology, academic demands and supports the mission of Westfield State University. Infrastructure Services is primarily responsible for Active Directory services, e-mail services, LAN, WAN and wireless connectivity as well as enterprise-level backup and restoration.

For all technical support, please contact the Academic Technology Services Support Desk at ext 4357.