Information Technology (IT) Equipment and Supplies

Purchase your computers, software, hardware and other IT related supplies and peripherals through recommended suppliers. 

Consult Your IT Node for Workstation Standards

Not all brands and types of notebooks, desktops and tablets can be easily supported by the campus IT staff. Contact your information technology support staff for assistance. Find the support staff for your unit, department or academic area.

Find IT Equipment by Category

  • Purchasing Hardware
    Find out about the recommended suppliers for hardware. Be sure the unit is compatible with existing equipment, meets UB's minimum standards and is designed for use in a business or university environment.
  • Purchasing Software
    Learn more about the pre-approval process for technology accessed via a web browser, or vendor hosted cloud services and subscriptions. This includes e-learning platforms, online testing, assessments, proctoring, enterprise-wide solutions, and any student or public-facing technology. UB also has some university-wide licenses that are available for departments at no charge or for a nominal fee.
  • Purchasing IT Supplies, Accessories and Peripherals
    Purchase your IT products through a variety of vendors approved by Purchasing.
  • Purchasing Audio Visual Equipment
    Purchase audiovisual (AV) equipment, projectors and supplies through a variety of approved and recommended suppliers on New York State contract.
  • Information Technology Purchasing Updates Related to COVID-19
    Please work with your IT support group on identifying appropriate units for connecting to campus.