MiDatabase: Quick Start Guide (MS SQL)

Welcome to the MiDatabase Service. Here are some important steps designed to assist you with the initial access and administration of your database.

Connect to the Campus VPN

For information and installation instructions, please see U-M Virtual Private Network (VPN).

Access Virtual Server

You can access SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) on a terminal server directly by using
RDP to connect to euc-userts01.adsroot.itcs.umich.edu or euc-userts02.adsroot.itcs.umich.edu.

If you choose to use the VMWare View Client, open a browser window for ITS MiDesktop.
NOTE: If you are a first time user, click Install VMware Horizon Client.

  1. Click VMware Horizon HTML Access.
  2. In the VMware Horizon main window, click Appl - Access ITS Virtual Desktop.
  3. From the ITS Virtual Desktop, run the SQLMgmtStudio program.

MCommunity Notification Group

To ensure you are aware of all system maintenance issues and announcements, your administrative group has been added to the MiDatabase mssql Notify MCommunity group.

Additional Resources

For Assistance or Questions

If you have questions about your service, please email MiDatabase.Support@umich.edu, or contact the MiDatabase Service Manager directly: Amber Madden 734-647-3692, armadden@umich.edu

You can also contact the ITS Service Center:

Mon–Thurs, 7 a.m.–7 p.m. | Fri, 7 a.m.–6 p.m. | Sun, 2–7 p.m.

Last Updated: 
Friday, February 24, 2017