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Service catalogue
Benutzerkonto (Account, Passwort)
Through the Guest and Partner Administration (GuP), the organizational units of KIT can provide their partners with the accounts and services necessary for cooperation. The GuP is an application in the SAP Web Portal.
Benutzerkonto (Account, Passwort)
For all KIT employees, the KIT user account, also known as the KIT account, is the basis for many IT services that users in the KIT network require. 
It provides access to systems and services and is generally used as a "login" in the KIT environment.
Benutzerkonto (Account, Passwort)
A KIT service account is used to uniquely identify a service in the IT environment of an organizational unit (OU).
For this purpose, the OU administrator / ITB requests a neutral service account for a service under which this service can then be executed.
Benutzerkonto (Account, Passwort)
The Shibboleth Identity Provider offers authentication and authorization with Single Sign On of users for participating service providers.
Daten (Speichern, Teilen, Verwalten)
On the one hand, this service provides KIT employees with the option of backing up computers, and on the other hand, data can be archived via the bwDataArchive service.
Daten (Speichern, Teilen, Verwalten)
This service provides an organizational unit of the KIT (OE) with a highly available and central data repository. This is called the OU directory.
Daten (Speichern, Teilen, Verwalten)
This service provides every KIT employee with a KIT account with a high availability and central data repository for saving personal data and documents. In the following, this is also described as the **personal directory**.
The **personal directory** can **NOT** be shared with other users. It is independent of the OU affiliation of a KIT employee, i.e. the access does not change when the employee changes to another OU.
Daten (Speichern, Teilen, Verwalten)
The service "LSDF Online Storage" offers users of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology access to a data storage which is intended in particular for the storage of scientific measurement data and simulation results of data-intensive scientific disciplines. The LSDF Online Storage is operated by Steinbuch Centre for Computing. Access is ensured via standard protocols.

The data is backed up and protected in a state-of-the-art manner. The service is not suitable for storing personal data.

Daten (Speichern, Teilen, Verwalten)
Hosting von Oracle Datenbanken bzw. Applikationen
Daten (Speichern, Teilen, Verwalten)
The RDM@KIT service team sees itself as a partner of science and research. We support you at KIT with services for sustainable research data management, starting with the application of scientific projects up to publication and archiving.
Daten (Speichern, Teilen, Verwalten)
CPLEX, Origin Pro, SAS, SPSS
Daten (Speichern, Teilen, Verwalten)
Der Landesdienst bwDataArchive bietet eine Lösung zur langfristigen Datenarchivierung, die insbesondere für Beschäftigte von Universitäten und öffentlichen Forschungseinrichtungen aus Baden-Württemberg zur Verfügung gestellt wird. Die Datenarchivierung erfolgt am Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) und umfasst eine verlässliche Speicherung auch großer Datenbestände für einen Zeitraum von zehn oder mehr Jahren. Der Dienst ermöglicht eine qualifizierte Umsetzung der Empfehlungen der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) zur Sicherung und Aufbewahrung von Forschungsdaten.
Drucken
Der Campus Online Printing Service (COPS) ermöglicht das Absenden (Hochladen) von Druckaufträgen über eine Webschnittstelle an die zentralen Druckmaschinen von »Print & Plot« am SCC.
Drucken
KIT students and staff can print A3 and A4 documents as well as large formats up to a maximum of 89cm on the short side on the central printers and plotters.
Drucken
Studierende mit KIT-Konto (Typ "UABCD") können die Druckdienste des SCC nach Aufladen ihres Druckkontos (s. u.) nutzen. Das aktuelle Druckguthaben kann verschlüsselt abgefragt werden.
Mitarbeiter des KIT können die Druckdienste des SCC uneingeschränkt nutzen. Anfallende Kosten werden der jeweiligen KIT-Einrichtung monatlich in Rechnung gestellt.
Drucken
Bereitstellung eines Großformatscanners für Mitarbeiter und Studierende des KIT.
Drucken
Laminate sind Schutzfolien, in die der Ausdruck durch Hitzebehandlung eingeklebt wird.
Der Ausdruck wird durch die Laminierung wasserbeständig und abwaschbar.
Drucken
Das SCC stellt den organisatorischen Einheiten des KIT den Druckerserver "scc-print-oe.scc.kit.edu" zur Verfügung, über den Bürodrucker in den OEs eingerichtet werden können. Die Einrichtung erfolgt durch Print & Plot, die Drucker selber werden von der jeweiligen OE betrieben und von deren Mitarbeitern/IT-Beauftragten versorgt (Verbrauchsmaterialien, Wartung, Ersatz). Die Druckausgabe ist an die Öffnungszeiten der OEs gebunden.
E-Mail
This service provides office communication facilities for personal use (e-mail, calendar, address management).
E-Mail
Mailing lists DFN

This service provides all users of the DFN (Deutsches Forschungsnetz) science network with distribution lists for e-mails to operate their own lists.

E-Mail
Mailing lists KIT

This service is used by KIT employees and students to compile and administer their own mailing lists. These lists can be configured for different applications e.g., as moderated lists, discussion forums, or newsletters.

E-Mail
Use this procedure to report malicious messages and spam to the SCC. An email clearly identified as a malicious message can be moved to the Spam_KIT folder in your mailbox by participants in the malicious email and spam reporting process. KIT students and staff can participate in the reporting process.
E-Mail
Anti-Virus Protection for mail servers at KIT
High Performance Computing
Computer algebra systems are used to solve mathematical problems using symbolic methods. 
The SCC provides the two systems Maple and Mathematica as campus licenses for the KIT.
High Performance Computing
SCC gives KIT users access to High Performance Computing (HPC) and Data Intensive Computing (DIC) infrastructures. SCC itself operates several computer systems (bwUniCluster, ForHLR) for different user groups. In addition, KIT scientists can use the bwForCluster within the framework of the bwHPC federation. The SCC also advises on applications for computing time on supra-regional high-performance computers (Tier-2), such as the ForHLR, or on the national supercomputers (Tier-1) of the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing (JSC, HLRS, LRZ).
High Performance Computing
Compilers and tools for software development.
High Performance Computing
Consulting / Support for technical-scientific applications at KIT
* CAE applications
* Statistical applications
* Scientific word processing
* Computer algebra systems
* Subroutine libraries
High Performance Computing
Rechner- und Projektionsinfrastruktur zur Visualisierung in wissenschaftlichen Projekten, wie z.B. die Analyse von Messdaten, Veranschaulichung von Computersimulationen im Bereich Computational Fluid Dynamics oder in der computergestützten Produktentwicklung am Campus Nord.
Hilfe & Support
Handling of security incidents by KIT's Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT).
Hilfe & Support
Information and interaction portal for IT officers at KIT. Informations and tools (e.g. SCC ticket system and SCC change calendar) are provided here by the SCC in to support the partnership cooperation between the SCC and the IT officers at KIT.
Hilfe & Support
"SCC Flyers" are printed flyers with short instructions for selected SCC services.
Hilfe & Support
The SCC-Servicedesk is the central contact point for all matters relating to the IT-services of SCC. If possible all inquiries will be resolved immediately by the Servicedesk-staff. Problems or requests that cannot be solved directly will be entered in a trouble ticket system that forwards the problem to a working group of experts. After your problem has been solved you will be notified by an automatic e-mail from the system.
Hilfe & Support
The SCC Service News provides relevant information regarding changes to the services offered by the SCC to all KIT users under News (Category=Services) bereitgestellt.
Hilfe & Support
The SCC ticket system is used to record and process all requests to the SCC. The Open Source Ticket System Open Technology Real Services (OTRS) is used.
Hilfe & Support
The TechPoint is the contact point for technical problems.
IT-Arbeitsplatz & Mobile Geräte
The SCC provides operators of an OPSI server with a repository of "standard software" for their daily use, as well as the software which is covered by the campus license. 
The OPSI packages are updated immediately after the release of manufacturer updates, so that usually the latest versions are made available promptly.
IT-Arbeitsplatz & Mobile Geräte
Devices with network connection in the network of KIT (KITnet) communicate via this service and can access the internet and intranet, guest network, and contractors’ network.
IT-Arbeitsplatz & Mobile Geräte
Provides session-based Windows desktops with installed standard software for KIT staff.
IT-Arbeitsplatz & Mobile Geräte
The WSUS service downloads updates from Microsoft servers and makes them available in the KIT's internal network.
IT-Arbeitsplatz & Mobile Geräte
The SCC has its own software shop for distributing the software to employees and students.
IT-Arbeitsplatz & Mobile Geräte
Application installation and updating on local PCs is done at the SCC via Open PC Server Integration (OPSI). OPSI is used for the centralized management of software at the SCC.
This service is not yet offered for the KIT facilities. However, the SCC is prepared to provide consulting support and provides OPSI operators with a central repository for OPSI packages.
IT-Arbeitsplatz & Mobile Geräte
Virus protection at KIT

This IT service offers KIT employees centrally managed and up-to-date virus protection for notebooks, desktop PCs and servers.

IT-Arbeitsplatz & Mobile Geräte
The KMS service enables the automatic allocation and activation of Windows and Office volume licenses.
IT-Arbeitsplatz & Mobile Geräte
Certification service based on X.509 certificates for users and servers with associated documentation.
IT-Sicherheit
Protection against unauthorized access to network segments inside the KIT (firewall).
Lehr- und Lernsysteme
Adobe Connect is a powerful web communications system that lets you hold virtual audiovisual meetings, show presentations, and collaborate on documents. All you need is a web browser and a plug-in for Adobe Flash or an app for your smartphone. More information and links can be found on the product page.
Lehr- und Lernsysteme
The Campus Management Portal for Students (Student Portal) is the campus management platform for students and offers various IT services for self-service students (course catalogue, personal timetable, exam registration and cancellation, download of various certificates, etc.).
Netzzugang (Internet, WLAN, VPN)
The time service ensures synchronized time on distributed computer systems. Various other services require a synchronized time.
Netzzugang (Internet, WLAN, VPN)
Consulting, planning, AVA, building monitoring, network design for new and extensions of the LAN/WAN on Campus North.
Netzzugang (Internet, WLAN, VPN)
This service provides the user with external (INTERNET) access to internal resources of the KIT (INTRANET).
Rechner-Poolräume
Dieser Dienst stellt den KIT-Einrichtungen eine Pool-Infrastruktur für rechnergestützte Übungen zur Verfügung.
Rechner-Poolräume
Virtual teaching and laboratory environment for PC pools that any pool room operator can use.
Server & Systeme (VM, Hosting, Housing)
Das SCC stellt einen zentralen Verzeichnisdienst auf LDAP (OpenLDAP) Basis zur Verfügung. Er kann von anderen Organisationseinheiten als Authentifizierungs- und Autorisierungsdienst auf Basis zentraler Identitätsdaten für eigene Applikationen genutzt werden.
Server & Systeme (VM, Hosting, Housing)
Der Landesdienst bwCloud SCOPE stellt als Clouddienst virtualisierte Server- und Anwendungsinfrastruktur für Mitarbeiter, Wissenschaftler und Studierende der Universitäten und Hochschulen in Baden-Württemberg bereit.
In der bwCloud können pro Betriebsstandort über 1.000 virtuelle Maschinen mit individuellem Betriebssystem und Software betrieben werden. Der Dienst läuft auf dedizierten Serversystemen an den vier Betriebsstandorten Mannheim, Ulm, Freiburg und Karlsruhe - das sind insgesamt also mindestens 4.000 virtuelle Maschinen zum verteilten Betrieb von Servern und Anwendungen. Genug Ressourcen für zahlreiche Projekte.
Software (SW-Shop, Lizenzen)
The SCC offers various suites and individual products for institutes and professorships in the field of graphic design and technical documentation.
Software (SW-Shop, Lizenzen)
Software subscription to support academic teaching.
Software (SW-Shop, Lizenzen)
Software subscription to support academic teaching.
Software (SW-Shop, Lizenzen)
Microsoft contract Baden-Württemberg
Software (SW-Shop, Lizenzen)
Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus for Students
Software (SW-Shop, Lizenzen)
Microsoft's licensing program for the purchase of licenses at university conditions.
Software (SW-Shop, Lizenzen)
Software subscription to support academic teaching.
Unternehmensanwendungen (SAP, Campus Management)
ChemA is a chemical management system that was developed especially for the KIT and is now also used in other research facilities. It supports the organizational units in the management of their hazardous substances using all existing digital data. It accompanies the substances from the order to the delivery, the internal distribution, the storage, the consumption up to the waste.

In particular, the legal obligation for the KIT to maintain a hazardous substance register and to inform employees about hazardous substance properties is fulfilled with the least possible effort.

Unternehmensanwendungen (SAP, Campus Management)
SAP Web Portal

The SAP portal provides access to SAP applications such as Employee Self Services (ESS/MSS), decentralized procurement (Supplier Relationship Management, SRM), and reporting (Business Warehouse, SAP BW). The applications can be accessed platform-independently via a Web browser.

Webauftritte (Homepage, Domain)
Operating a virtual web server for own developments and web applications
Webauftritte (Homepage, Domain)
The SCC is running the web content management system Open Text Website Management (formerly RedDot) for websites of KIT institutions. The term Content Management System (CMS) describes systems that allow the separation of editorial content, i.e. texts and images, and their presentation in the form of a layout and navigation structure.

The CMS Open Text Website Management enables easy creation and editing of web pages without programming knowledge and provides templates (standard frames) for this purpose. The templates can be changed in parts and thus form an individual appearance in KIT's corporate design.

Zusammenarbeit (Groupware)
Instant Messaging Service, based on XMPP (Jabber)
Zusammenarbeit (Groupware)
KIT Team sites

With KIT team sites you can share information over a web-based platform at KIT.EDU 

Zusammenarbeit (Groupware)
Video conferencing service, e.g. to browse documents online with research colleagues or project partners or to hold courses with a partner institute at a national or international level.