Our Offerings

Discover the services, programs, tools and events we offer to the university community and beyond.

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Administrative Resource Center

The Administrative Resource Center (ARC) provides guides, job aids, training and more for Ohio State's IT services.

Category: Administrative, Productivity
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists
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Affordable Learning Exchange

The Affordable Learning Exchange (ALX) uses a multi-pronged approach to support faculty who wish to explore affordable alternatives to expensive textbooks and course materials.

Category: Teaching and Learning
Audience: Instructors
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Amazon Web Services

Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides secure, scalable cost-effective computing, storage and database service and can be used for research projects, web application hosting, archival file storage and administrative Business Intelligence/analytics.

Category: Networking and Infrastructure, Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers
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Audio Conferencing

Stay connected and productive with an audio conferencing service that allows several people in different locations to participate in a real-time conversation. 

Category: Communication and Collaboration, On-Campus Services
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives
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Auto Attendant

Welcome and guide your callers with Auto Attendant. This call processing application allows callers to listen to a menu of options and select the area they need to reach.

Category: Administrative, Communication and Collaboration
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, IT Support Specialists
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Broadcast Transmission Services

Broadcast Transmission Services provides national transmission of live, commercial broadcasts for sports and media events on campus utilizing campus infrastructure to connect with Vyvx services.

Category: Communication and Collaboration, On-Campus Services
Audience: Executives, Guests
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Buckeye Link

Buckeye Link is Ohio State's Student Information System. Future and current students access Buckeye Link to manage contact information, registration and class scheduling along with activities like tuition payments and financial aid. Faculty use the Faculty Center for class rosters and grades, class schedules and student contact information.

Category: Administrative, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Instructors, Students
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BuckeyeBox

BuckeyeBox will be retired in 2021 and data will be migrated to Microsoft OneDrive. Ohio State uses Box.com to offer faculty, staff and students an easy way to store and share files online.

Category: Communication and Collaboration
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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BuckeyeLearn

BuckeyeLearn is Ohio State’s tool for faculty, staff, and student employees to take training related to job duties and professional development.

Category: Administrative, Professional Development
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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BuckeyePass

BuckeyePass (powered by DUO) is a multifactor authentication service provided to Ohio State faculty, staff, students and student employees. It helps protect your account even if your password is stolen.

Category: Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Cable Television Services

Ohio State offers basic cable services to select locations on and off campus.

Category: On-Campus Services
Audience: Instructors, Students
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Call Center Services

Call Center Services provide a complete customer interaction solution for campus colleges and departments.

Category: Administrative, Communication and Collaboration, On-Campus Services
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, IT Support Specialists
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CarmenCanvas

CarmenCanvas provides a set of integrated web course tools that can be used to supplement a class taught mostly face-to-face or can be used to teach an online course. While Carmen is the overall system, the application at the core is called Canvas.

Category: Teaching and Learning
Audience: Instructors, Students
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CarmenZoom

CarmenZoom is the academic audio and web conferencing solution for Ohio State. CarmenZoom provides faculty, students and instructional staff with all the functionality of a Zoom pro account that includes up to 300 participants in a meeting, CarmenCanvas integration and the ability to request webinar spaces.

Category: Administrative, Communication and Collaboration, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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CEU Award Program

The CEU Award Program offers Ohio State Continuing Education Units (CEU) certificates for non-credit professional education and training programs offered by Ohio State departments and faculty members. 

Category: Administrative, Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Instructors
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Classroom Services

Classroom Services provides on-demand support services to our classrooms at no cost, including classroom technology support, technology equipment loan and routing/addressing all classroom related issues, including HVAC, lighting and furniture concerns.

Category: Administrative, On-Campus Services, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Instructors
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Co-Location Services

Co-Location Services provides IT equipment rack space to Ohio State colleges and departments in the State of Ohio Computing Center (SOCC). The SOCC is a Tier III-like data center providing reliable uptime, redundant power and cooling to help to ensure uninterrupted access to university data and applications in a secure environment. 

Category: Networking and Infrastructure
Audience: Developers
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Collibra

Collibra is a business glossary, data catalog and data dictionary that hosts a repository of information on university and Wexner Medical Center data.

Category: Data and Visualization
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors
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Compass

Compass puts university services, news and your employee information at your fingertips. Use the tool to find the resources you need to complete the business of being a Buckeye, from finance to IT and HR. 

Category: Administrative
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists
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Cybersecurity

Enterprise Security works to ensure that users adapt safe practices when they use technology to keep their information safe as well as securing the data entrusted to The Ohio State University.

Category: Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Cybersecurity Days

Hosted by Enterprise Security, this event is open to the entire Ohio State University community, including students, faculty, staff, researchers and the Wexner Medical Center. This annual event is free and offers diverse informational training and sessions.

Category: Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Cybersecurity for You (C4U)

The Cybersecurity for You (C4U) awareness platform provides cybersecurity training and awareness on topics that help you in role at the university and beyond. You'll earn points while learning which can be redeemed for rewards.

Category: Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Data Loss Prevention

The Data Loss Prevention (DLP) service enables departments to scan computers and servers managed in their networks and detect restricted data and data assets.

Category: Data and Visualization, Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives
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Data Privacy Days

Data Privacy Days provide information about university privacy strategy and practices as well as opportunities to share your ideas, ask questions and collaborate with others from across the university.

Category: Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists
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Data@OSU

The university manages enterprise data through secure and streamlined data storage and access, transparent data stewardship and governance processes, and shared data and reporting tools.

Category: Data and Visualization
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors
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Database Services (Microsoft SQL Server)

Databas Services provides a range of database packages that all include an SQL Server instance and a database, daily backups, monitoring, patching, encryption and compliance.

Category: Networking and Infrastructure, Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers
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Digital Accessibility Services

Digital Accessibility Services provides resources and assistance to those producing digital content, acquiring or building digital products, or who are serving as a Digital Accessibility Coordinator.

Category: Administrative, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Digital Flagship

Digital Flagship is a comprehensive, university-wide digital learning initiative to support educational innovation for students and economic development opportunities for the community, including a Swift Coding and App Development Certificate Program and a Mobile Design Lab.

Category: On-Campus Services, Teaching and Learning, Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers, Guests, Instructors, Students
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Digital Union

Our Digital Union locations offer free 3D printing, state-of-the-art video and audio studios, meeting spaces and more. We can help with things like manipulating images in Photoshop, merging PDF files, editing video, formatting a lab report, recording a voiceover and scanning photos.

Category: On-Campus Services, Productivity, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Instructors, Students
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Distance Education

We work alongside colleges to develop distance education programsWe'll be with you through the program development and approval process and beyond.

Category: Administrative, Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Finance Professionals, Instructors
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Educator Professional Learning

Learn how to leverage university-supported technology to provide consistent, high-quality learning experiences for students, create inclusive online and technology-rich learning environments, and make informed, evidence-based decisions about teaching with technology. Browse workshops and online courses on a variety of topics or seek a one-on-one consultation.

Category: Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Instructors
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Endpoint Defense

Endpoint Defense service offers an agent-based solution to detect and stop the spread of malicious software threats (virus, malware, adware, etc). A centrally-hosted management console provides agent configuration management and malware activity reporting.

Category: Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, IT Support Specialists
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Enterprise Integration Services

Enterprise Integration Services offers a single, secure way to access web services and APIs, bringing together pieces of separate systems into reusable integrations.

Category: Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers
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Enterprise Software

IT offers a variety of public domain, bulk purchase and site-licensed software to the Ohio State community.

Category: Administrative, Productivity, Web and Application Development
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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eSignature

The eSignature service allows users to collect electronic signatures that are secure and legally binding. Electronic signatures are obtained using web-based software from a university-approved external vendor, DocuSign, that allow users to quickly and securely prepare, send, sign and manage documents on a computer instead of using paper forms.

Category: Administrative
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, Guests, HR Professionals, Instructors, Students
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ExamSoft

ExamSoft's suite of software provides a powerful solution for exam creation, exam delivery, grading and recording scores. It also provides item banking functionality to create a repository of test questions mapped with learning objectives, as well as robust, real-time reports providing performance feedback.

Category: Teaching and Learning
Audience: Instructors, Students
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Extended Education

Extended Education offers admission assistance and academic advising for adult students who want to take undergraduate courses and are not currently interested in earning a degree from Ohio State.

Category: On-Campus Services, Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Instructors, Students
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Fax Gateway Service

The Fax Gateway Service is a digital fax service that allows sending and receiving of fax documents through the university's email system for the purpose of conducting university business.

Category: Communication and Collaboration
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals
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Find People

Find People is a web-based university directory that allows users to search for and view published information of employees, students and sponsored guests.

Category: Administrative
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, Guests, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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GIVE back. GO forward.

GIVE back. GO forward (GBGF) is a program coordinated through partnership between the Ohio Department of Higher Education and The Ohio State University that incentivizes community service among Ohioans 60 years and older by offering the opportunity to earn free college tuition.

Category: Teaching and Learning
Audience: Guests, Students
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Group Management Service

The Group Management Service is an access management platform supporting distributed and automated access controls for university applications.

Category: Security and Privacy, Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers
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Identity Management (my.osu.edu)

Identity Management provides a web-based user interface (my.osu.edu) that allows users to manage their Ohio State digital identity: username, password, email delivery, preferred name and more.

Category: Administrative
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, Guests, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Innovate

Innovate is an annual conference that brings together educators, administrators and tech industry professionals to explore recent advancements, best practices and provocative approaches to teaching and learning with technology.

Category: Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Guests, Instructors
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IT Academy

The IT Academy is a collection of self-paced and curated learning resources designed to support the diverse learning needs of the entire university technology community. It provides access to LinkedIn Learning.

Category: Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Instructors, IT Support Specialists
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IT Service Desk

The IT Service Desk offers tech assistance, service ordering, system status monitoring and a knowledge base for services.

Category: Administrative
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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IT Service Management (ServiceNow)

The ServiceNow environment allows you to perform many different IT Service Management tasks including managing assets, incidents, requests and changes.

Category: Administrative
Audience: Administrative Professionals, Developers, IT Support Specialists
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LabArchives

LabArchives is a cloud-based Electronic Lab Notebook application which allows users to electronically create, store, share and securely manage data.

Category: Teaching and Learning
Audience: Instructors, Students
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Log Management Hosting (Splunk)

Log Management Hosting supports department and college server administrators who manage large volumes of machine data (aka audit records, event logs, etc.). This service includes an initial consultation, access to the Splunk web console with powerful analytic capabilities, training and technical support.

Category: Data and Visualization, Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers, IT Support Specialists
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Mailing Lists Service

This service allows you to create group email distribution mailing lists and to email a group via a single email address using the Mailman application. Any email message sent to the list is automatically distributed to all of your subscribers.

Category: Communication and Collaboration
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors
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Managed IT Services

Managed IT Services (MITS) provides Ohio State units with consistent service from IT experts and more secure services while reducing operating costs and allowing you to focus on the technology necessary for your unique unit.

Category: Administrative, Networking and Infrastructure, On-Campus Services
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, IT Support Specialists
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Mediasite

Mediasite is a lecture capture tool used to record class sessions or lectures and upload recordings to university servers. Generate recordings using one of three methods: a hardware recorder, a desktop recording app or an external media source.

Category: Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Instructors
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Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 allows the university to collaborate through one cloud platform delivering a wide range of productivity apps. Access email with Outlook, store and share files on OneDrive, communicate with your coworkers or students through Teams, create documents with Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and so much more.

Category: Administrative, Communication and Collaboration, Productivity, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure is a cloud platform that provides a set of services that allow you to build, manage and deploy applications on a massive, global network using your favorite tools and frameworks.

Category: Networking and Infrastructure, Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers
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Mobile Services

This service allows you to conduct university business on the go through university-owned smartphones, tablets and Wi-Fi hotspots for Ohio State departments with service through AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile or Verizon.

Category: Communication and Collaboration
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists
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Ohio Science Olympiad

As one of the state’s premier science competitions, Ohio Science Olympiad allows students in grades 6-12 to demonstrate their skills in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

Category: Teaching and Learning
Audience: Guests
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Ohio State App Suite

Ohio State makes custom apps with your experience in mind. From your first days on campus to your lifelong Buckeye connection, these apps put Ohio State in your pocket. Easily access tools to get around, get business done and get connected to communities across campus and beyond.

Category: Communication and Collaboration, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, Guests, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Ohio State Online

Ohio State Online offers online degree and certificate programs.

Category: Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Students
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OSU Wireless

The Ohio State University provides wireless network services for Ohio State students, faculty, staff and guests.

Category: Networking and Infrastructure
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, Guests, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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OSUNet

OSUNet is the university's core network infrastructure, also known as the “wired network”, and enables connectivity to both commercial Internet and Internet2, a high speed educational research network.

Category: Networking and Infrastructure
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists
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Privacy Program

The Privacy Program's mission is to cultivate our community’s long-standing trust that Ohio State collects, uses and shares personal information transparently and appropriately.

Category: Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Privileged Access Management

The Privileged Access Management (PAM) service is a critical component of identity management, focused on the storage, access and management of privileged accounts university wide.

Category: Administrative
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists
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Program 60

Program 60 is a tuition-free, noncredit, non-degree program available for Ohioans age 60 or older. Program 60 participants may attend Ohio State courses on an instructor permission, space-available, audit basis.

Category: On-Campus Services, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Guests, Instructors
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Reporting and Analytics Environment

The Reporting and Analytics Environment (RAE) houses university data from multiple systems. Enterprise report developers may use data from the RAE to produce reports, including historical data not available in Workday.

Category: Data and Visualization
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals
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ScarletCanvas

ScarletCanvas is Ohio State's public Learning Management System that allows Ohio State colleges to provide online course registration and delivery by leveraging a combination of Instructure’s Canvas and Catalog tools. Through ScarletCanvas, colleges and units can offer continuing education, including professional and workforce development courses and other non-credit programming, to learners who are not enrolled as Ohio State students.

Category: Administrative, Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Instructors, Students
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Secure Email

The Secure Email service allows you to encrypt an email message which protects the message from being read by anyone other than the intended recipient.

Category: Communication and Collaboration, Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors
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Security Portal

The Security Portal provides an interface with Enterprise Security for notifcations, reports, logs and tools to assist your security efforts.

Category: Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, IT Support Specialists
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Sponsored Guest Accounts

This service provides an Ohio State username (lastname.#) to guests of the university so they may access university systems including CarmenCanvas, OSU Wireless and OSU Libraries.

Category: Administrative
Audience: Guests
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SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) provides a set of on-premises tools and services that create, deploy and manage traditional paginated reports. These reports are ideal for fixed-layout documents optimized for printing, or for downloading to Excel for further manipulation.

Category: Data and Visualization
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals
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SSL Certificates

This services allows you to request Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Certificates at no cost to enable encrypted web traffic to and from your site.

Category: Security and Privacy, Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers
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State Authorization

State authorization refers to federal, state and professional licensing board regulations that impact online and on-ground education offered across state lines. Our state authorization team researches regulations to determine where Ohio State is authorized to deliver education and whether Ohio State programs meet licensure requirements in each state, ensuring students invest in programs that will be recognized by states and licensing boards, while expanding access to educational activities offered by Ohio State. 

Category: Administrative, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Instructors, Students
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Streaming Music Service

The Streaming Music Service (powered by Muzak) provides workspace background music in campus buildings to help energize and inspire students, faculty or staff at any Ohio State campus location.

Category: On-Campus Services
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives
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Tableau

Tableau is available as Tableau Server, the enterprise data tool anyone at Ohio State can use, and Tableau Desktop, an individually licensed tool that report developers and data analysts use. “Tableau” used in relation to enterprise reporting refers to Tableau Server and focuses on reports and datasets related to the university’s finance, human resources, payroll and supply chain functions.

Category: Data and Visualization
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students
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Teaching and Learning Resource Center

The Teaching and Learning Resource Center, a partnership with units from across the university, is a website for Ohio State educators seeking to enhance their teaching skills and support student success. Browsing the site, you’ll find teaching and learning strategies and examples, learning opportunities from across the university, and extensive documentation on Ohio State’s eLearning toolset.

Category: Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Instructors, Students
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Telephone Services

This service offers telephone services to administrative offices at the Columbus campus.

Category: Administrative, Communication and Collaboration, On-Campus Services
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, IT Support Specialists
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Telephone Services for Contractors

This service provides telephone services for outside entities that are not affiliated with The Ohio State University, such as construction trailers or vendors providing services within Ohio State buildings.

Category: Administrative, Communication and Collaboration, On-Campus Services
Audience: Guests
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Third-Party Contract Courses

The Third-Party Contract Courses service helps Ohio State academic departments facilitate contract credit course offerings to a select group of individuals determined by a third party or external entity such as a private business or governmental agency. 

Category: Administrative, Professional Development, Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Instructors
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Third-Party Security Risk Assessments

A third-party risk assessment is required of any system or service, managed by a third-party, that stores, processes, or transmits Ohio State institutional data. The purpose of the assessment is to identify risks of utilizing the cloud service and recommend controls that might mitigate or reduce these risks. 

Category: Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals
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Top Hat

Top Hat is a web-based student response system that allows instructors to create an interactive lecture experience for students. Use Top Hat to poll students, present discussion prompts, display lecture material, track attendance and sync grades with Carmen.

Category: Teaching and Learning
Audience: Instructors, Students
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U.OSU

U.OSU is the university's easy-to-use professional website platform. Use your site to share your independent work, host course assignments, enhance project visibility, communicate within groups and represent your organizations.

Category: Communication and Collaboration, Teaching and Learning, Web and Application Development
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, Students
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Unified Communications (Skype for Business)

Unified Communications (UC), which includes Skype for Business, provides a rich set of features and functionality for university employees based on the type of UC account assigned. 

Category: Administrative, Communication and Collaboration, On-Campus Services
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, IT Support Specialists
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University Code Repository

The University Code Repository (UCR) is a software repository management platform based on git. UCR was created as a tool to provide a university-wide resource for code management, code review and general collaboration for software projects at Ohio State.

Category: Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers
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Vita

Vita is Ohio State's faculty information system. Ohio State faculty, staff and students can use this service to view, report and search their accomplishments in teaching, research and service. Faculty and administrators in departments and colleges can use Vita to generate a promotion and tenure dossier that aligns to the requirements of Ohio State's Office of Academic Affairs (OAA).

Category: Teaching and Learning
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Instructors, Students
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Vulnerability Management

The Vulnerability Management service provides a mechanism for all units at Ohio State to identify and measure risks to their infrastructure created by outdated or vulnerable software and improper configuration.

Category: Networking and Infrastructure, Security and Privacy
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives
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Web Hosting

Web Hosting services include integration with Shibboleth, snap shots of production files for emergency backups, incorporation of the University Code Repository (UCR) and other benefits. Create a site in Drupal, WordPress, MODx or one of many other supported CMS platforms and we'll handle the rest.

Category: Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers
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Web Single Sign-On (Shibboleth)

The Web Single Sign-On service (also known by the software name "Shibboleth") offers a standard set of authentication and authorization services to web-based applications. It allows websites and web-based applications to authenticate users by means of “name.#” accounts and provides access to useful institutional data about users at the time of login.

Category: Security and Privacy, Web and Application Development
Audience: Developers
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Workday

Workday supports the university’s business operations in finance, human resources, payroll and supply chain. Faculty, staff and student employees use Workday to update personal information, request leave, select benefits and more.

Category: Administrative
Audience: Academic Unit Staff, Administrative Professionals, Developers, Executives, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals, Instructors, IT Support Specialists, Students