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UT Arlington
OIT: Office of Information Technology

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Web Publishing Home

Description:
Many web publishing tools are available to the UT Arlington community. Here is a brief description of commonly used systems:

  • Student Web Space on STUDENTS.UTA.EDU: Web space on a Windows NT server.
  • Individual Web Space on OMEGA.UTA.EDU: Web space on a Linux server.
  • Official Web Space on Linux and Windows servers: Linux servers support PHP, Perl, and MySQL database technologies; Windows servers support ASP, .NET and MSSQL database technologies.
  • Blog: A web log to allow an individual, class, or department to share ideas.
  • Wiki: A collaborative web space for sharing information that can be easily edited by multiple users and you can revert back to previous versions of articles as needed.

Available To:

  • Departments and Offices at UT Arlington
  • Faculty (currently appointed) and Staff
  • Students Admitted to UT Arlington

How to Get:

  • Student Web Space on STUDENTS.UTA.EDU: All students are allocated Web space on this server.
  • Individual Web Space on OMEGA.UTA.EDU: Any client with an OMEGA account is allocated Web space on this server. Access IT HELP to get your OMEGA account.
  • Official Web Space on a Windows or Linux Server: Faculty/staff can access IT HELP to request a new or grant permissions to another employee for departmental, faculty, class, and student organization Web sites. 
  • Blog: All users with a NetID have a personal blog. Access IT HELP to request a blog for a department, class, or organization.
  • Wiki: All users with a NetID have a personal Wiki. Access IT HELP to request a blog for a department, class, or organization.

How to Use:

  • Blog
  • Wiki
  • Web Publishing: There are many tools that can be used to develop and publish your websites. The tool you select should support the appropriate connection below:
    • WWW
      • Connection Type: WebDAV
      • Location (Publishing URL): https://dav.uta.edu/www.uta.edu/<website name>
    • WWEB
      • Connection Type: WebDAV
      • Location (Publishing URL): https://wweb.uta.edu/<website name>
    • STUDENTS
      • Connection Type: FTP
      • Location (Publishing URL): ftp:\\students.uta.edu\<first 2 letters of your NetID>\<NetID>
    • OMEGA
      • Connection Type: SFTP
      • Location: sftp:\\omega.uta.edu

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