Effective September 1, 2014, a change in University policy requires all commodity IT services to be either physically or virtually located within the University Data Center (UDC). The policy applies only to commodity IT services. "Commodity" IT servers are defined as "web servers, mail servers, file servers, database servers, and directory servers" in colleges, departments, and units. (Exceptions may be requested via the UT ISO office).
The University Data Center is a professionally managed enterprise-class data center located on campus, and available (at reasonable cost) to Read more about The Benefits of Moving Your Commodity Servers to the UDC