Policies and Standards
USF System Policies
These policies consists of high level statements relating to IT operations across the USF System. In addition, it should make references to the standards and guidelines that support it. From a legal and compliance perspective, these policies reflect the commitment from senior management to support IT operations.
IT Procedures & Standards
Standards consist of specific low level mandatory controls that help enforce and support the USF System policies. Standards help to ensure consistency across the University System and usually contain controls relating to the implementation of specific technology, hardware or software. Procedures consist of step by step instructions to assist workers in implementing the various policies, standards and guidelines.