Infrastructure Operations & Networking (ION) provides IT infrastructure support to students, faculty, staff, and other IT partners within the University. ION is composed of four functional areas of expertise:
The Tech Design team within ION manages the physical server, virtualization, and storage infrastructure.
Infrastructure Applications provides users with tools to communicate, share, and collaborate with others via Email, shared storage, SharePoint, etc.
Networking provides networking infrastructure including wired and wireless, cabling, and internet connectivity.
The Data Centers and Communications team provides audio and video communication capabilities to the campus, as well as manages the datacenters, server rooms, and networking closets to provide a support environment for the systems at ISU.