Welcome to Stony Brook University's Research Community!

Research Technologies has put together this essential page for new and aspiring researchers to facilitate their transition into Stony Brook University's research community.   

Below you will find links and information to help you get started as a researcher.

Important Research Software and Hardware Vulnerabilities

Research data is becoming a large target for hackers. It is important to make sure that your research software is up-to-date to ensure the latest security updates to keep your data secure.  Make sure you frequently check the software manufacturer's page for updates, as they will know sooner than us.

For more information on securing your computer and data, please reference DoIT's IT Security page.

Technology Accounts 

DoIt has compiled a list of Technology Accounts alphabetized in one convenient location on the Services Page.    

Stony Brook's Research Site

Stay up to date with current events, fact pages, request forms, as well as access to other resources on SBU's Research Home Page.

Faculty Profile Database

This database is a central repository of information on SBU faculty. You can find the Faculty Profile Database here

Introduction for those new to the Stony Brook Research Community:

Enclosed, is an informational document with a welcome briefing from Research Technologies.

 RT Orientation SS  Research Technologies Orientation Handout

Additional Information


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Research Computing