Note: Instructional Support Information System


Instructional Support Information System (ISIS)

The Instructional Support Information System (ISIS) is a campus-wide network computing system for instruction and research at Cal State L.A. The ISIS includes: workstations in all faculty offices and computer classrooms, department labs, and open access facilities for student computing; data communications systems connecting student and faculty workstations to local, regional, and national networks; servers providing a variety of shared information, computing, storage, printing, and digital messaging services; and a network software system providing an interface and access to the resources of the "whole system". In technical terms, the ISIS is an integrated, heterogeneous, hierarchical, distributed computing system.