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About ITD

Welcome to the University of Limerick Information Technology Division. The Information Technology Division is the central IT Services function at UL. We are responsible for supporting, maintaining and developing the information and communications technology of the University, in support of the University’s Strategy as articulated in Broadening Horizons 2015-2020 (see http://www.ul.ie/ullinks/StrategicPlan/).

In addition to maintaining and developing the university's network and communications infrastructure, including the campus data centre facilities, ITD maintains a suite of enterprise applications and software systems that are critical to the teaching, learning, research and administrative goals of the institution. Our customers comprise all members of the UL community, including staff, students, faculty, support departments and researchers.

A summary of the IT Strategy 2018 to 2022, UL Enable is available at the link below.

IT Strategy 2018 to 2022

We plan to publish, at regular intervals, news of interest on all IT developments at the University and we would welcome your feedback, comments and input to: ITDcomments@ul.ie.

Liam O’Reilly
Director, Information Technology Division, University of Limerick.

ITD is structured into the following groups:

Responsible for the integration of ICT into teaching, learning and research practices within the University.

Responsible for ITD's Quality Management System , IT Goverance practices as well as  project and portfolio frameworks and methodologies. 

Enterprise Architecture is a new function established in ITD in mid 2018.

  • Has responsibility for leading the creation of our UL’s enterprise architecture approach and plans.
  • Coordinates the University's technical architecture, IT standards, compliance, & security.
  • Focus areas in the work programme include IT Governance, IT Security, Disaster Recovery and Data.

Responsible for the configuration, maintenance and support of the customers IT devices including personal computers, workstations, peripherals and student PC clusters the first point of contact for calls relating to the  services of ITD.

Infrastructure Services

Responsible for the support, development and management of the University-wide electronic communications and digital networking infrastructures. 

 

Responsible for the development and provision of appropriate desktop computing and server environments to facilitate the learning, administrative and research needs of the University.

The Project Management Team has two core functions; Business Engagement and Project Management. Our Business Engagement Partners are the liaison between their customers and ITD around their specific IT requirements. Our Project Managers provide dedicated project management services for IT related projects within the division.

Responsible for the support, development and management of Information Systems for the operational, management and executive needs of the University. 

Responsible for printing, telephone, postal and stationary services.