Computing Division and Office of the CIO
The Computing Division and Office of the CIO is dedicated to
providing leadership and support in computing and communications to the
Chief Information Officer
- Computer Security
SLAC's computer security policy in regards to network, server, web, firewalls,
- Scientific Computing Services
OCIO Scientific Computing Services (SCS) manage petabytes of science data using scalable Unix filesystems. Tape backup and archive options provide cost-effective long term storage. Unix HPC clusters are also available for high-throughput and parallel (MPI) computation. Linux virtualization and cloud technologies include OpenStack and KVM.
- IT Departmental Support
Departmental Computing Support assists SLAC users by providing an array of
services, including by not limited to: IT Help Desk, desktop builds
and support, software deployment, maintenance and support, and various other
duties as specified by the needs of the Lab.
- IT Business Services
We provide you with the services to assist you in the planning and delivery of desktop,
server storage hardware and software, telecommunication services,
vendor support & professional services for enterprise application requirements.
- Web Solutions
We provide a wide range of services to the Lab including planning, design, development, maintenance, support and training.
Our services are available for projects of any size and are designed to leverage the Lab's central IT infrastructure and tools.
- Enterprise Architect
To ensure that changes of architecture are well planned and serve the best
interest of the whole Enterprise.
- Archives and History Office
The Archives and History Office ensures that the Laboratory's history is
identified, collected, preserved and made accessible to the SLAC and Stanford
communities, to researchers and to the public.
- Windows Infrastructure
Support for Windows at SLAC consists of
fully-supported central services for Web, LDAP Directory services, user
authentication - including extranet collaboration
accounts, file servers, backup/restore, DNS, time, and print
services. Citrix servers provide a Windows desktop for remote access and
general computing use.
- Network Engineering
The mission of the OCIO Network Management & Engineering and the Network
Software groups is to provide leadership and support in data communications to
the Laboratory as a whole and to physics research in particular.
- Data Center Operations
Data Center Operations staff provide hardware installation, physical network layer
installations, resource planning, computer maintenance, power and cooling
planning, and first line of user support on a 24x7 basis.
Provide SLAC telephone and voicemail services for the entire campus. This includes Core PBX maintenance, Voicemail Services, 24x7 field technical support and Phone/Voicemail integration with internal and external
leading-edge unified communication services.
- Application and Database Administration
Providing excellent support for the Lab's enterprise applications.
Services supported include email; LYNC; SharePoint; PeopleSoft; Confluence;
JIRA; Oracle and MySQL
- Application Development
This team provides application development services. We specialize in
applications that communicate with databases and applications that support
the business of the Lab.
- PeopleSoft Development
Development services for SLAC's Financial and HR PeopleSoft systems.