Service Catalogue

No Charge Services

  1. Assisting researchers in proposal writing including cost estimates for software/technical components of research proposals.
  2. Providing consulting to researchers on:
    1. Software discovery and re-use (existing software that may be of use);
    2. Development environments;
    3. Languages, libraries and 3rd party software;
    4. Development methodologies and software project management;
    5. Use of Canadian digital research infrastructure.

This is limited to providing guidance. Any development, inspection, debugging, and/or training would be billable.

For Fee Services

The services we can provide are listed below. Please check with us to ensure that we have the expertise and capacity to address your request within your time frame and to obtain an estimate. Submit a footprints ticket or email us to request service.

  1. Implementing software as per grant proposal estimates;
  2. Software application design/architecture/proposals/recommendations/alternate analysis;
  3. Website development and hosting;
  4. Development/modification to research software (e.g. numerical analysis, statistical, simulation, visualization, data analysis);
  5. Assistance with SSL certificate and domain name setup (DNS) for servers;
  6. Procurement of IT hardware/software;
  7. Integration of existing software;
  8. Formal training on software/development environments;
  9. Data management – organizing, storing, querying data repositories;
  10. Supervise research software development teams;
  11. Linux server hosting and administration;
  12. Administration/maintenance/monitoring of deployed applications;
  13. Support for software platforms developed by RITS;
  14. Information Security Awareness training;
  15. Other IT services as mutually agreed, on a time and materials basis.

Don't see your specific need? Please don't hesitate to contact us.