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Thursday July 24th, 2014

UNIX Support Services (DCS)

Summary: OIT provides fee based UNIX support via Distributed Computing Support (DCS) services. This includes system administration, backup services, security advice, and a software library. Information on these services and contact information can be found below.

Distributed Computing Support

Contact Information

Please contact DCS at (949) 824-8383 for further assistance.
You may also send mail to for non-urgent requests.
Francisco Lopez, Manager, DCS, (949) 824-8818,

System Administration
Services and Information for UNIX Systems: System Administration, Backup Services, Software Library

Web Hosting and Server Co-location
Services and Information for UNIX and Windows Website Hosting, Web Development, and Server Co-location

Technical Documentation
Technical Information for UNIX Systems such as upgrades, overlays, ssh

System and Network Security Information
Advice for preventing and dealing with break-ins, security announcements, security related software enhancements

OIT's UNIX software library, includes support for Solaris, IRIX, Tru64 UNIX and Red Hat Linux