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Information Systems Division

The Information Systems Division provides a variety of computer based system and application support services in order to ensure the efficient operation of CO-OPS computing resources. The Division: develops/documents software for scientific and office automation applications; evaluates new hardware/software to improve CO-OPS' effectiveness; performs Information Resource Management (IRM) system planning; procures hardware and software systems; manages/maintains data management systems/networks; administers ADP contracts; prepares CO-OPS publications; and conducts ADP training. The Division also develops computer systems, including those designed for effective delivery of real-time data. The Division sets standards and creates policy governing the access and use of CO-OPS computing resources.

Revised: 08/08/2018
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