Passed by the Executive Board on 25 November 2020 Deutsche Version
Information technology is an essential tool for research, teaching, studying and professional development, for using the library and for numerous tasks and jobs in administration and in the technical operation of Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU). This policy is intended to facilitate the use of IT facilities, systems and processes at FAU both locally and within the network securely, without hindrance and with as little disruption as possible. It governs, in particular, the rights and obligations of users and the responsibilities, rights and obligations of the system operators.
This policy shall enter into force on the day following its publication. It replaces the Usage Guidelines for Information Processing Systems of the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (SEKORA regulations) of 2 June 1995.