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Base IT

The department Base IT consists of six working groups (Admin IT, Network and Telephone, Technical Services, User Help Desk, Web and Scripting, Windows) which offer basic IT infrastructure and different IT services to staff, users and guests of GSI.


The Base IT is responsible for the following tasks and duties:

Head of department

Karin Miers
Phone: 06159-71-1334
Email: Karin Miers
Office: SB3 2.222a


Anja Kreuziger
Team Assistant
Phone: 06159-71-2555
Email: Anja Kreuziger
Office: SB3 2.223

Shortcut "it-service"

The Shortcut www.gsi.de/it-service links directly to our IT help pages. There you will find instructions and useful tips on all topics that are maintained by the IT department Base IT.

Other IT Departments

In addition to the Base IT the following departments and groups provide IT Services as well:

  • High Performance Computing managing the GSI and FAIR HPC infrastructure, mass storage infrastructure and the ALICE Tier-2 center
  • Scientific IT: managing and developing the FAIR software infrastructure the ALICE Tier-2 software
  • Accelerator Electronics managing all accelerator specific IT (reporting to accelerator)
  • IT Securityisresponsiblefortheplanning, preparation and compliance withITsecurity policie

These departments work closely together and organize themselves in common meetings trying to utilize any possible synergies between the departments.