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GitLab is a web-based Git-repository manager providing wiki and issue-tracking, using an open-source license, developed by GitLab Inc. ITS provides a local GitLab instance to the campus IT Staff community for saving source code and assisting with change management efforts related to software development.

Are you a researcher, student, or faculty member? Please use the research & academic GitLab instance.

For more information about the GitLab product, see their about page.

Our current GitLab license is the Community Edition ("Free") license. A comparison of available features can be found on the GitLab Feature Comparison chart.

For FAQs, look under the How To And Support tab, above.

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Alert History

Monday, May 20, 2024 - 12:00pm
Monday, May 20, 2024 - 1:00pm

GitLab Administrative (git.uiowa.edu) will be unavailable to resolve lingering issues related to the weekend outage. Services should be restored by 1pm.

Last updated: 
Monday, May 20, 2024 - 1:00pm
Saturday, May 18, 2024 - 10:00am
Monday, May 20, 2024 - 8:30am
Saturday, May 18, 2024 - 6:15pm

The Git service has been restored. If there are still issues. please contact the ITS Help Desk. 


The GitLab service, git.uiowa.edu is currently inaccessible due to an outage of the service. 

Last updated: 
Monday, May 20, 2024 - 8:33am

GitLab Administrative Contact Information