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The Division of Information Technology


Infrastructure

Term Definition
Data Center data center is the location where an organization's main information technology infrastructure is maintained. The data center includes the key hardware systems and data stores.
Environments  An environment is the technical infrastructure in which software programs/applications are produced and maintained. The developmenttestQA/integration, and production environments are specific types of environments used in software development.
Hosting Hosting involves storing and managing software systems, programs, or applications in other systems or hardware that are physically separated from each other.
Network network is the technical infrastructure that connects computers, servers, and other hardware together that are physically separated from each other.
Servers server is a computer that functions as the centralized point of reference for other individual computers to access via a network.