Data Center Operations & Services

The University of Iowa enterprise data centers house computer systems that run production services critical to students, faculty, and staff. Enterprise data centers also provide colocation space and support for campus departments and researchers.

Enterprise Server Hosting

ITS provides colocation services in the campus Data Center. The service provides customers with a secure location and network connectivity for housing mission-critical servers.

LAMP

This solution is intended to assist departmental technical staff in determining whether the ITS shared LAMP service is appropriate for the needs of their department.

Tomcat

Servlet container for Java & JSP based web applications

Virtual Server

In simple terms, virtualization means that we will employ one big server instead of several smaller ones. The current ratio is about 30 to 1, meaning 1 big server will do the work of 30 smaller ones.