Web Content Creation Support
This tool is used to create "orthodox" content for the CSE web. AKA "content-tool.cgi". Also see CSE Web Page Authoring, which describes how to create and maintain standardized ("orthodox") CSE web pages and covers other related topics. (The content creation tool is just one part of the picture.)
Answers the questions "what Unix groups [am I, is some other user] a member of?" without having to use the dreaded Unix command line to do it.
A simple web interface to the standard Unix lpq(1) utility, which shows the status of queues for any of the department's printers. Why would you need this? One word: Windows.
A web interface to CSE computer asset database that can be used to answer such questions as what machines run Irix 6.2? or who's on first?