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.
  • Authentication AccountsSQL Authentication accounts may be requested on an as needed basis for application accounts.
  • Back-end Database Support Services include:
    • Backup and Recovery
    • Monitoring
    • Patching