Services Provided by the Office of Information Technology OIT provides a number of services for students, faculty, and staff of The University of Alabama. Scroll down or click any one of the boxes below for more information about service areas. Application Support Services Support for critical applications that power The University of Alabama. Audio Visual Solutions Installation, support and maintenance for audio/visual technologies. Custom DevelopmentInnovative solutions and integrations for campus customers. Cybersecurity ResourcesWorking to protect the sensitive information of UA students, faculty and staff. Database Admin ServicesBuilding, supporting, managing and maintaining critical IT services. Email & CollaborationConnecting UA students, faculty and staff through Microsoft O365 tools. GIS ServicesOIT offers Geographic Information System technology to capture, store and display data based off location. Help & User ServicesLooking for tech help? Contact the UA IT Service Desk. We’re available and ready to help you. Hosting ServicesOIT’s managed data center provides data storage essentials. Instructional TechnologySupport for Blackboard, Panopto, Zoom and more. Internet & NetworkingGet connected to UA’s wireless internet network. Project ManagementKeeping IT projects running on time, meeting specifications + customer expectations. Reporting ToolsProviding tools to report achievements and reach new goals. Research ComputingAdvancing research and supporting a core pillar of the UA Strategic Plan. Technology AccessibilityEnsuring an accessible technology experience for all. TelecommunicationSupporting VoIP phones, voicemail and internet hotspots.