Services and Research for Science
As central scientific institution of the TU Dresden, ZIH is responsible for the communication infrastructure of the University, and operates the central IT infrastructure, including services and servers. In addition, with its interdisciplinary orientation, ZIH supports other departments and institutions in their research and education for all matters related to information technology and computer science.
The ZIH performs a broad spectrum of it’s own research and development work. It is closely linked with national and international scientific institutions and with partners from industry and business. It is integrated into university teaching of the faculty of computer science, and offers comprehensive training opportunities, such as courses, user training and information sessions. Furthermore, the ZIH offers a three-year apprenticeship as an IT specialist focusing on application development.