Web Development and Hosting

Web Development & Hosting icon

Tools and services for publishing and managing online content. A variety of free and for-fee options allow the UC Berkeley community to create and administer a dynamic, secure, and recognizable web presence.

GitHub @Berkeley

GitHub @Berkeley is UC Berkeley’s on-premise, private instance of GitHub, which is available for campus software development teams and individual developers to build software in private repositories or repositories shared within the Berkeley domain. GitHub @Berkeley is available for current faculty, staff, students, and guest collaborators, as needed. The service includes the ability for publishing public organization, personal, or project websites through GitHub Pages.
Information Services and Technology (IST) - Architecture, Platform and Integration

Google Sites

Google Sites allows you to create a simple personal website, wiki, or project site without any prior programming or design skills. With an intuitive drag & drop interface, you can work alone or collaborate with others to build your website in a short amount of time. Sites is fully integrated with Google Drive, and can be created from the Sites homepage or within Drive.

Information Services and Technology (IST) - Architecture, Platform and Integration

Open Berkeley Managed Website Platform

A complete web publishing turnkey solution that includes hosting, site spinup, training, site launch, security, accessibility, and maintenance updates, branding, new features, and ongoing support. Campus employees with no prior web experience can use Open Berkeley's powerful toolset to easily build sophisticated websites, and customers can rely on Open Berkeley to provide critical solutions to ongoing security, accessibility, and maintenance issues.
Information Services and Technology (IST) - Architecture, Platform and Integration

Surveys & Online Forms

Whether you need an online survey, a registration form for an event, or other activities, you have a few campus options to choose from:

See table for service provider information.

Web Accessibility Consulting

The UC systemwide Information Technology Accessibility Policy states that all campus websites and web applications should be accessible to people with disabilities, including those who use assistive technologies. Our web accessibility team helps campus units by providing accessible web publishing solutions, offering online tools and resources, and providing consulting services for RFPs and for web development projects.
Information Services and Technology (IST) - Architecture, Platform and Integration

Web Hosting (Drupal and WordPress)

A Drupal-specific or WordPress-specific hosting platform that provides powerful, easy-to-use tools for building and maintaining Drupal or WordPress websites. The service is provided by an external vendor, Pantheon.
Information Services and Technology (IST) - Architecture, Platform and Integration

Web Hosting (UNIX)

Website hosting services for faculty and staff with web technology expertise who want to develop and manage their own website. Websites can be provisioned with Windows (IIS) or UNIX (Apache) operating systems, and with two levels of performance (Standard for sites with lower traffic, and WebFarm for sites requiring more performance due to increased traffic). Windows websites can also be provisioned with or without ColdFusion. Users will be responsible for managing additional software required to implement their websites, as well as all design and code development and support.

Information Services and Technology (IST) - Infrastructure Services

Web Hosting (Windows)

Our team offers secure, fast, and reliable web hosting solutions. These website hosting services are intended for faculty and staff with web technology expertise who want to develop and manage their own website. For all web hosting options the IST Windows Team maintains the hardware and hypervisor layers of each website and allow local administration to monitor and maintain their own webpages and applications.

Information Services and Technology (IST) - Infrastructure Services