IT Services at the Department of Computer Science (D-INFK).
Three entities offer IT support and manage IT services for the D-INFK: the IT Services of ETH Zurich
(ITS), the IT Services Group of D-INFK (isginf
), and the IT Coordinators in the groups.
The ITS centrally manages various services like the whole network infrastructure, security monitoring, server rooms, and mail facilities.
is the main responsible for the administration of the IT infrastructure for the whole D-INFK according to the isginf guidelines
. It provides several services
and coordinate the IT support.
Every D-INFK group (i.e. professor) has an IT Coordinator
who represents the interface between the group and the isginf
. IT Coordinators are the main contact for IT issues and problems for the group. In most groups PhD students take the role of IT Coordinators.
The head of the isginf
directly reports to the head of the department (D-INFK). The isginf
Advisory Committee (IAC) is a board that advices the head of the isginf
and the management of the D-INFK on strategic issues. These issues comprise, in particular, the current and future services of the isginf
, resources and budget, and the technical concept of the IT infrastructure.
The current members of the IAC are:
- Prof. Markus Gross (Chair)
- Prof. Srdjan Capkun
- Dr. Peter Koschitz (Department Delegate)
- Dr. Peter Fischer (IT Coordinator)
- Dr. Andreas Dudler (Director IT Services ETH Zurich)
- Dr. Hanspeter Scherbel (Head IT Support Group D-MATH)
- Luca Previtali (Head isginf)