|INFRASTRUCTURE OF THE DEPARTMENT:|
The DCS Computer Center serves the campus-wide LAN in close association with the user departments. This LAN caters to 1200 users across the campus at the same time and has a 2 Gbps fiber optic backbone. It also acts as a resource centre to supplement classroom instructions with laboratory sessions.
The department has both, wired and wireless network (Wi-Fi) installed for use on all computers. It has got 100 Mbps voice enabled LAN infrastructure with connectivity in all departments, administrative offices, hostel rooms, laboratories, class-rooms, faculty chambers and residences. Wireless connectivity is made available in the department’s Library, Lecture halls and Seminar hall. The campus network is connected with 2 Mbps link for Internet connectivity. Firewall and Intrusion Detection System protects the Campus LAN for network security.
All the computers of the department are connected using UTP CAT 6 structured cabling.
The entire teaching staff of the department has been issued IBM Lenovo series Laptops for their teaching and research purposes. All the laboratories are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and software. The department has 6 servers. The servers are IBM Xeon 1.6GHz dual processors, Wipro NetPower etc., running OS like Microsoft Windows 2003 Advanced Server, Fedora Core 4, Redhat 9.1, Novell Netware, RDBMS softwares.
The department is having 4 Laboratories. Two major labs and two minor labs for students and staff.
Lab 1 with 60 PCs
The facilities of R&D LAB are extended to the research students of this department as well as students & teachers of other departments. All the machines are IBM machines with PIV and PIII CPU’s. In all, the Department has a total of 162 machines. The department has ten high-speed Hewlett Packard LaserJet 1020 – A3 Mono Laser Printers which can print 50 PPM (pages per minute), a high-speed Line Matrix Printers which can print 1500 LPM (lines per minute).
There are 9 classrooms available ( 4 of them are Theater classroom ).
All softwares in the department are licenced.
The list includes :
Windows 2000 Prof. / Windows XP Prof. / Windows Vista