Minimum security standards for College of Engineering network connected devices are the Montana State University Technology Management Standards. These standards require desktops and laptops to have McAfee Antivirus, LANDesk and Identify Finder clients installed and used. Servers need to be registered with Montana State University Server Inventory Application.

Departments and Center are expected to maintain inventory of minor computer property which would include desktops, laptops and servers less than $5,000. These inventories can be used to check compliance with MSU Technology Management Standards.