New Services

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Buying, developing and implementing new IT services - guidance and support​

If you are thinking about acquiring or developing a new IT system/service to help you improve your processes, then come and speak to IT Services as soon as you can.

How IT Services can help you find and install the right IT service

By engaging with IT Services at the beginning of your project you can benefit from:

  • Finding the right service for your needs
  • Delivering a cost-effective solution
  • Ensuring that the service is secure and reliable
  • Integrating the service into the University's Network
  • Vast experience of procuring off-the-shelf services
  • Dedicated contact in IT Services to support you through the process.

Types of services we can help with:

  • Services developed and hosted by IT Services
  • Services developed and hosted by other suppliers
  • Upgrades and major changes to existing IT services
  • Software as a Service (SaaS)
  • Custom of the shelf (COTS) services
  • Any type of service with an IT element whether hosted by the University or externally.

How to contact IT Services

Your first point of contact when thinking of a New Service is the IT Business Partner.

Below is a flow diagram of the process and your IT contact will guide you through every stage of it.​​​ For more details see: New Services Process​ page