Procurement and operation of IT systems

  • Act number: UFV 2020/2599
  • Decision maker: Head of Division
  • Decision date: 2017-01-16
  • Contact:
  • Processing body: Security and safety division


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These procedures complement Uppsala University’s procedures on the use of IT systems (UFV 2014/1171), and are based on the university's guidelines for security and safety at Uppsala University (UFV 2009/1929), guidelines regarding IT (UFV 2016/896) as well as the Swedish Civil Contingency Agency’s regulations on information security for governmental authorities (MSBFS 2020:6) and regulations on security measures in information systems for government authorities (MSBFS 2020:7).

These procedures have been established for the purpose of

  • ensuring that the procured systems and services meet the university's requirements for adequate information security
  • Maintaining a high level of security in operating environments and in the university's computer network
  • guaranteeing access to information and systems in the event of loss or corruption of information in a regular storage environment or similar event
  • ensuring secure log management for all servers and other equipment that provide online services at Uppsala University
  • ensuring that personal information processed in systems and services are in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Last modified: 2021-11-18