To provide a secure, stable, robust, cost effective infrastructure for the hosting of network based services such as email, file and print, databases, applications and hosting.
Server hardware and operating systems will be consistent across the enterprise.
This standard applies to all executive branch state agencies excluding the University Systems Office and other higher education institutions, i.e campuses and agricultural and research centers.
Non-compliance with this standard shall be reported to the Office of the State Auditor.
Hosting is running and maintaining a computer system or application on someone's behalf; typically within a modern datacenter.
Enterprise Architecture (EA) interweaves business and IT together. It consists of the vision, principles, and standards that guide the purchases and deployment of technology within the enterprise.