Computer Centre is central place for campus-wide networking and Internet connectivity. Backbone connectivity initiates from this Centre and caters to more than 1000 nodes across the campus. Centre is equipped with Web Server, Academia Server, E- Mail Server, Security Wall, Bandwidth Management and Data Servers. The Computer centre has network infrastructure consisting routers,firewall,Unified threat management (UTM), manageable layer 2, layer 3 switches. Centre also houses cluster of Windows and Linux based servers for mailing (http://mail.pec.ac.in) and web application hosting. Fiber optic from local ISP terminates for Internet connectivity 32 Mbps (1:1) bandwidth and further emanates to the all departments/sections/hostels. The existing institute network has Fiber backbone whereby all departments/sections/hostels are connected with the computer centre.
Computer centre provides computational facilities to all users in the Institute. Students, staff and faculty from all departments, sections and centres in the campus can obtain accounts to access internet and email services. Computer centre also provides various advanced and special purpose softwares for all the campus users. The centre remains open from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm on weekdays and 9:00am to 5:00 pm on saturdays.
The Main Activities of these Centralized Computational Facilities
- Provide, update, manage and ensure the smooth operation of computational facilities for the students, faculties and departments
- Provide technical assistance to various users
- Monitoring of the computer network and the management of overall computer facilities for the whole institute
- Provide computer facilities for the institute administration.