INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYAT UAB Rates and Services For FY 2006-2007
TELECOMMUNICATIONS -Voice Services • RATE CHANGES – VOICE SERVICES • FY02 Decreased Cellular rate plans • FY03 No change • FY04 Decreased Long Distance & Calling Card rates • FY05 Decreased Long Distance & Inbound 800 rates • FY06Decreased Long Distance, Cellular rate plans & install fees • FY07 Decrease monthly set charges • These reductions are based on lower contract rates and increased efficiencies within the Telecommunications Department.
TELECOMMUNICATIONS -Network Services • RATE CHANGES - NETWORK SERVICES • FY99-FY04 No change in rate ($6.25 per line) • FY05 Increased rate by $.75 ($7.00 per line) • FY06 No change in rate • FY07 Increase rate by $1.50 ($8.50 per line)* *New rate includes WiFi for faculty & staff; Guest WiFi services will be offered for a fee. • We are moving toward a Per-Port funding model for network services. This change will not occur overnight. We will work with you to audit your accounts as the project progresses. • New object code, 8401070, has been created to track network charges.
FUNDING CENTRAL IT - Administrative IT Fees RATES: Current Rate: $90 / FTE Proposed Rate: $99 / FTE • A significant portion (57%) of the Administrative IT fee is dedicated to pay for campus-wide software licenses. • The proposed increase is based on the portion of the IT fee that is directly attributable to software licensing costs.
CENTRAL EXCHANGE: Email File Storage Accounts available to all UAB employees Each user receives 100 Megabytes (100MB) of storage space WHAT IS THE COST? There is no charge for this service Additional storage is available in 500MB increments at rate of $31 per year UABFILE: Personal File Storage Accounts available to all UAB employees Each user receives 1 Gigabyte(1GB) of storage space WHAT IS THE COST? There is no charge for this service Additional storage is available at rate of $69/GB per year CENTRAL IT SERVICES -Storage Services WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS? Enhanced Data Security Sensitive or important data no longer stored on desktop Data backed up each night Accidentally deleted data can be restored up to 90 days after the fact
FOR INFORMATION To obtain information about rates and services offered by IT Departments, please contact: Office of the VP for Information Technology 975-0250 HeatherWhite@uab.edu