Information Services

Unix OS Support

The Information Services Enterprise Services Section provides general consultancy services on Unix and Unix-like operating systems.

Whilst we can answer general questions about many Unix operating systems we only fully support Solaris and Linux.


Solaris support information

The IS Enterprise Services Section has extensive knowledge of the Sun (now Oracle) operating systems and can provide comprehensive support to people running Solaris.

Overview of Linux Operating System support

The IS Unix Section provide support for Red Hat Linux and its derivatives i.e. Scientific Linux and Fedora.

Getting help with Unix Operating System support

If you are a systems administrator then please contact either your college consultancy team or the Enterprise Services Section (previously Unix Section). End users should contact the Information Services Helpline in the first instance.