MS SQL Database Hosting Service provides professionally-managed database environments. OIT systems and database administrators manage the infrastructure, operating system, hardware, database software, backups, and security. The application administrators retain responsibility for application administration and customer support for their users.


  • Environments: MS SQL Database Hosting customers may have databases in one or more of the following environments; Development, Test, and Production.
  • Authorized RequestorsEach University department may designate a list of employees to act as authorized requestors and manage AD access to their databases.
  • Application Accounts: Applications can use University functional accounts for access to MSSQL Database Hosting.
  • Back-end Database Support Services include:
    • Backup and Recovery
    • Monitoring
    • Patching