The CIXUG Consortium was created in 2006 with the participation of both the University of Santiago de Compostela and the University of A Coruña. The University of Vigo joined up with it in 2009. Therefore, the Consortium counts on the main representatives in the Galician higher education.
The creation agreement of CIXUG welcomes other Universities and Public Administrations dealing with institutions of higher education. Thus, encouraging the incorporation of the best practices into the processes which are related to the academic, research and economic management aiming at designing and developing IT solutions in order to support university management and the integration of relevant data and information which help making decisions by the management team.