Access to software and services that deliver the core administrative systems and applications for the UC Davis campus.

Key Management Service- KMS

The Microsoft Key Management Service provides product key information to Microsoft products using the MCCA agreements. The service uses a product key to verify the legitimacy of any Microsoft software before activating it. 

Kuali Rice

Kuali Rice provides an enterprise class middleware suite of integrated products that allows for applications to be built in an agile fashion.

LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol)

LDAP is the campus' centralized directory service that serves as the basis for existing and upcoming identity management services.


Maven is a build automation tool used primarily for Java projects.

IET maintains a centralized maven and maven2 repository using Artifactory for use by its development teams and Campus IT partners.


myucdavis ( is the student, faculty, and staff portal for UC Davis, that aims to centralize many of the services and tools needed into one place. A single login gives UC Davis affiliates access to information, tools, and resources relevant to their academic pursuits and job functions.

For departments wishing to integrate with, or provide applications or services within myucdavis, we provide the following options:

Oracle Names Server

The Oracle Names Service is a central repository for Oracle database connection information.  Campus Oracle databases store their connection information in this repository so third-party applications can attach to the databases, and any connection information can be updated in one place.  This service replaces the use of local TNSNames.ora files.


This application is designed to handle the departmental pre-purchasing process. PrePurchasing allows users to submit any type of order request, including KFS, AggieTravel, and other campus services. This application also aids in the departmental approval process associated with approving order requests. Seamless integration with KFS.

Qualtrics Research Suite for Online Surveys

Qualtrics Research Suite is a powerful survey tool that is highly customizable and easy to use. With Qualtrics, you can design and distribute surveys, manage the responses, track the participants, and analyze the data, all in an easy-to-navigate, web-based interface. 


ServiceNow is an enterprise application that provides a robust suite of applications to automate and streamline IT and business unit operations. ServiceNow is offered under a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) business model and is accessed through a web-based interface that can be easily configured to adapt to a variety of workflow and processes.

Software License Coordination

Software License Coordination includes a website and staff to manage software licenses. The service includes monitoring usage, vendor management to negotiate and obtain best value, and distributing costs to various campus departments.