Our OIT neighbors are getting a blurb in their e-mail newsletter about all the things CTL does. I asked Lisa Keith to send us the same about them. Here it is.
To be one of the best information technology support organizations in higher education.
Serve as a catalyst for innovatively leveraging technology to advance and support extraordinary education, breakthrough research, and dynamic public engagement
Advance the University of Minnesota’s goal of becoming one of the top three public research universities through the innovative and strategic application of information technologies.
For a longer, more indepth look at our Mission, Vision and Goals, please check out
*Java and Web Services (JaWS)* provides innovative computing solutions to a wide variety of University departments and organizations. We are focused on using cutting edge technologies to assist teaching, learning and research on campus. Our team of developers have a rich breadth and depth of experience to draw upon when working on projects.
Many of the projects implemented by JaWS play an integral part of the campus environment. Applications such as MyU Portal, WebCT Vista and UMWiki provide access to thousands of users to collaborate and learn using the internet. We provide services for interactive web pages, databases, 3D graphics, video, hosting, collaboration, customization and integration solutions. Please check out our Services page http://www.jaws.umn.edu/services.html for additional information.