VIT University campus boasts of one of the best computing networks
in India. With constant upgradation in a bid to provide the students
and staff with state-of-the art facilities, the Institute has earned
a reputation of excellence across a range of computer-based
disciplines. Its comprehensive infrastructure includes 93 Servers,
499 Workstations, 4232 Desktops (Intel & AMD), 489 Printers and
over 1170 Laptops (Dell, HP, IBM & Lenovo).
The highly distributed computing environment at VIT University uses cutting-edge computer simulation to solve problems for industry and academia. It is managed, and actively supported, by the Centre for Technical Support (CTS) that has strength of 30 highly qualified and experienced technicians. CTS is responsible for maintaining and administrating University Website and Mail Servers. Internet facilities are provided throughout the campus through 200 Mbps leased lines from multiple service providers. Content Delivery Network (CDN) Technology is used to access websites. The University provides its own Email IDs to all its employees and Students.
VIT has invested in an ultra high-speed Fibre Optic Backbone for networking across the campus. CISCO 4506 Core Switch with redundancy is used at the core layer. CISCO 3560G and 2960G switches are used at distribution and access layer. Wireless connectivity is provided at strategic locations to provide Internet access to the faculty.
It includes Blade Server consisting of seven Xeon servers from IBM with 1TB of FastT600 Storage, IBM p5 with AIX OS, SUN Servers, SUN FIRE 4100, SUN FIRE V20Z, SUN FIRE 240 & SUN W110Z Workstations.
VIT has WatchGuard Peak 8000 , 1000 series Firewall and Ironport WSA650 for Internet Security. McAfee provides Desktop Antivirus solutions and two storage Boxes (NAS3700, EXN2000) with a capacity of 2TB each to meet the storage requirements for all users.
VIT is the first Institute in India to implement People Soft ERP System with all the modules. The hardware solution for this consists of two IBM p55A Cluster Servers with Virtualization, 2 TB of DS4700 Storage Server and TS3100 Auto Loader for external backup with IBM Tivoli Storage Manager. VIT provides internet facility for the Hostel Students through WIFI.
CTS provides technical support to the schools and to a number of research groups within the schools on LINUX, AIX and WINDOWS OS platforms.
All Schools and Research Centers have their own computing facilities supported with special software given below:
|ARC GIS||MENTOR GRAPHICS|
|BORLAND C++ BUILDER||NISA|
|BORLAND CASE TOOLS||NJSTAR - JAPANESE S/W|
|CLARITY SKY PRONOUNICATION||POWERSIM|
|CLARITY MOVIE TALK||PRO E|
|DB2||RATIONAL ROSE CASE TOOLS|
|DISCOVER LS||SIGMA PLOT|
|DS ACCORD FOR EXCEL||SOLID CAM|
|DS VISULAIZER PRO||SPSS|
|DS MODELLING LIG AND SCORE||STAAD PRO|
|DS MODELLING LIG AND FEET||SKY PRONUNICATION SUITE|
|DS MODELLING LIDI||STEER PRICE - ERP|
|.NET (DOTNET)||VERITAS SOFTWARE|
|H2O MAP WATER||VLSI|
|HICLASS SW||WTP SOFT|