Neurobiology Department IT supports hardware systems including desktops, laptops, data storage, and printer hardware. Also, IT maintains network access and internet connectivity via UIT and HSC/ITS routes directly or through VPN. Hardware security implementation and support follow campus best practice guidelines as much as possible. Operating systems, software programs, and protocol installation, configuration, update, and support are directed by NeuroIT. System purchasing, inventory, and retirement are done in conjunction with department purchasing and accounting people.