Our Services


The ECI account is the cornerstone of the primary services provided to students, faculty, and staff. ECI account holders have access to email, file storage, labs, and other services. [Details]

BYOD - Bring Your Own Disks

This service gives research groups all the space and flexibility of their own fileserver for the cost of just the disks. ECI will provide the chassis and specify the disks that the group needs to purchase. [Details]

Colocation Facilities

ECI offers secure colocation services in the College's Data Center for mission-critical and research servers. [Details]

Data Backup and Recovery

ECI provides centralized, network-based backup and recovery services for computer systems within the College of Engineering networks. This service supports Windows, Mac OS, and most Linux/Unix systems, both desktops and servers. [Details]

FileMaker Server Hosting

ECI FileMaker Database Hosting service provides a central resource to host databases with FileMaker Server. Hosting Databases on ECI FileMaker servers enables the College of Engineering community to access their own FileMaker databases on secure high performance servers. [Details]

GauchoSpace Orientation

GauchoSpace, the campus course site management tool, requires that all faculty attend a one time training session prior to using GauchoSpace for managing their course websites. ECI provides this orientation to CoE faculty. To schedule a training session, please contact help@engineering.ucsb.edu.

General Access Labs

ECI labs provide open access to computers and software for all UCSB College of Engineering students, faculty, staff, researchers and guests. [Details]

Github Enterprise

The same features of Github.com, just housed here at UCSB. Faculty, students, and anyone working directly with students can use this service for free. [Details]

GUS Database Hosting

The ECI GUS Database Service (GDS) provides departmental GUS database hosting on ECI purchased and managed hardware and software. [Details]

Mailing List Management

ECI provides mail list management to College of Engineering departments and users. [Details]

Network Connectivity

The ECI offers network access to College of Engineering Departments. [Details]

Network Security and Host Monitoring Services

ECI provides network based security scanning of hosts, service and host monitoring, and log analysis.


Standard Desktop Support

Standard Desktop Support (SDS) is an integrated suite of support services for faculty and staff, University-owned computers. SDS features are organized around the lifecycle of a supported computer. [Details]

Web Design/Development

ECI offers website design and development services and ongoing web support for departments and other affiliated groups. We will design and build a Drupal content management system website for your web presence that is easy for you to update. Sites built with ECI's services will strive to meet formal accessibility standards for all users and devices.

Web Hosting - Department/Group

ECI offers departments and other affiliated groups the hardware and software infrastructure necessary to run and maintain their official websites. [Details]

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Help Desk

3110 Harold Frank Hall
email: help@engineering.ucsb.edu
phone (805) 893-3221