computer center

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The main assignments and activities of this centralized facility are to:

  • Provide, manage and ensure the satisfactory operation of joint computer and software facilities for the students and departments that require these facilities.
  • Provide technical assistance to various users.
  • Ensure the monitoring of the computer network at the institute and the coordination of inter-connections and the management of overall computer facilities for the whole institute.
  • Provide computer facilities for the institute administration.

Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology visualizes centralized computing facility, campus-wide networking and information technology as a means to enrich the educational experience and invigorate emerging areas of scholarly research and education. Telecommunication and IT is a mixture of tools that can improve the nature and efficiency of country and institute as well.

The campus-wide Networking consisting of Academic Zone, Hostel Zone and Residential Zone is with fiber optics (single mode) as backbone. Managed Layer 2/3 Switches are installed. The entire Academic Zone is on 10G. The commissioning of this CWN has been done for 2250 nodes. The Campus, Girls and Boys Mega Hostel has been put on Wi-Fi.

Two Leased Line caters for the Internet facility of the institute, The ISPs being, BSNL (500 Mbps) and Quadrant Televentures Limited (500 Mbps).

For the Computational Services Centre has High-End Computational Servers on which accounts are given to students, staff and faculty of the Departments and Centre's in the campus. The Campus Network connects to Departments and Centre. Network Connectivity is also provided to the remote locations, which include both boys and girls Hostels. Computer Centre manages and administers the Internet links and the internet services such as electronic mail, World Wide Web, DNS, FTP and other services. A UTM has been installed for authenticity and managing users connectivity to the internet services. Computer Centre has created the facility of video conferencing for the students, faculty and staff members.

Centre provides computer and network facilities to various festivals, events and seminars held at Institute lecture theatre and at department and centres. Computer Centre also manages the centralised Biometric attendance system and CCTV Surveillance System.

Hardware and Software

To strengthen the data centre capabilities 12 Cisco Blade Servers and 20 TB SAN Storage has been procured by the institute.

The various software, catering to the needs of the students such as Microsoft Office, Code::Blocks etc. are installed on the machines. 150 Nos. 64-bit machines, 50 P V Duo Core and other infrastructure such as printers and scanners constitute to the students need.

IT Usage Policy

List of Equipment of Computer Centre

1. Computing Resources at Data Centre:

  • Cisco Chassis                   :  03 x UCS 5108
  • Cisco Blade Servers         :  12 x CISCO B200 M4 Blade Servers with following Configuration:

    • 2 x 18 Core Intel® Xeon® Processor (E5-2699 v3)
    • 512GB RAM
    • Intel® C610 chipset
    • 4 x 10Gb Ethernet NIC ports
    • CISCO Fabric Interconnect: - 02 x CISCO UCS 6248UP 48-Port Fabric Interconnects which provide uniform access to both networks and storage.

Cisco B200 M4 Blade Server  


2. EMC2 Storages and Backup Devices:

  • VNX-5200 SAN    :  20TB

EM2 VNX-5200 SAN 20 TB


3. Networking Equipment:

  • Cisco Equipment

S. No  Equipment Name  Equipment Detail
1  Core Switches  Cisco C9500-24Q
2  Distribution Switches   Cisco WS-3850- 24XS and C9500-24Y4C
3  Wireless Controller    Cisco 5520 series
4  Access Switches   Cisco 2960X Series (24/48 ports) and C9200L Series
5  Access Points(Indoor Unit)  Cisco 9115
6  Access Points(outdoor)  Cisco Aironet 1572EC with external Antenna

  • Extreme Equipment (Layer 2 Switches)

Acess Point 3500 Series(Indoor Unit)

Cisco 2960 Switch-24 Port

Cisco 2960 Switch-48 Port

Cisco 5520 Wireless Controller

Cisco 9300 Switch 24 Port

Cisco 9300 Switch 48 Port

Cisco Airnet 1572 Series Outdoor smps

Cisco Outdoor Acess Point 1572E

Cisco C9500-24q

Cisco C9500-24y4c

Cisco WS 3850-24xs

4. Firewall

  • Sophos XGS 6500

    Sophos XGS 6500


5. Computers in Computer Centre Lab

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  • Dell Optiplex 9020


S. No  Specification Description
1. Processor Name  Intel Core  i7 4790CPU
2. Processor Speed 3.60GHz
3. Memory 4GB RAM
4. Processor Type 64 Bit (X64 based Processor)
5. Storage HDD - 500 GB
6. Software Microsoft Windows 10 Standard 64 Bit

        Quantity: 150 Nos.

  • HP Prodesk 600 G3


S. No Specification Description
1 Processor Name Intel Core  i7 7700CPU
2 Processor Speed 3.60GHz
3 Memory 8GB RAM
4  Processor Type 64 Bit (X64 based Processor)
5 Storage HDD- 2TB
6 Software Microsoft Windows 10 Standard 64 Bit

       Quantity: 10 Nos.

6. Printers and Scanners

  • HP LaserJet Pro MFP M521DN

  • HP ScanJet 2400

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