Service Account

A Service Account is assigned to a specific information resource or resource group to facilitate services by an external support provider (a support service account) or to authenticate one system or resource to another (a system service account).

  • Available to: Faculty, Staff, Student Employees
  • Where to use: Texas State Mac or Windows computers, online
  • Cost: Free

More About Service Accounts

Service Accounts are unique to the applicable resource or resource group. Support service accounts are enabled only after notice to the information resource owner and only for the duration of an active maintenance engagement.