Facilities >> Computer Centre
Computer Centre caters to the computing needs of the faculty members and the students for their research and teaching. It has a users base of about 100 with about 60 active users at any given point of time. Computer Centre has a number of state of the art . The Centre has about 100 Linux and window XP PCs, X-terminals and scientific graphics work-stations. All the computers in the centre are connected through a 10/100/1000 Mbps network.
Computer Centre supports an institute wide 1000 Mbps CAT 6 ethernet network that connects all the academic departments, central library, administrative departments to the Computer Centre. Internet and email services are provided to all the users through a dedicated 512 Kbps Internet link. Users can use the computing resources of the institute.
Computer Centre operates 24 hours a day, 365 days an year. It has a power back up through a 30 KVA UPS and a 320 KVA generator set. Air conditioning is provided by the split air conditioners.
Hardware in the Centre
Computers in the centre have broadly been divided in various categories based on the activity supported by them. The broad categories of servers is listed below
- Mail Server
- Proxy Server
- Internet Web Server
- Internet Mail Gateway
- File and Print Server
Front-end Work Stations and PCs
- Digital Workstations
- PCs With Linux and X environment, Windoes XP, 512 MB RAM, HDD, DVD R/W, DAT drive etc.
- Computer Centre also supports high speed laser printers, A4 scanner, one deskjet colour printer and network equipment like switches