Computing and Information Services

CIS Mission

Large group of CIS staffComputing and Information Services (CIS) delivers high-quality information technology solutions and services that further Brown University's ability to achieve its mission of excellence in education, research, and public leadership.

To this end we strive to:

  • Encourage, enable and drive collaboration both across and beyond Brown through services, training, and tools
  • Empower University decision-makers through transparent access to enterprise data
  • Deploy technology resources creatively in support of Building on Distinction
  • Keep abreast of emerging technologies and practices and drive innovation
  • Develop forward-thinking, innovative strategies to support teaching and learning and state of the art research
  • Provide a robust, reliable, and secure environment

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