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Centre for Information Super Highway (CISH)- The Central Computing Facility

The Centre for Information Super Highway is a part of the Centre of Relevance and Excellence (CORE) in Advanced Computing & Information Processing established by the Technology, Information, Forecasting & Assessment Council (TIFAC), Department of Science & Technology, Government of India. This facility at the School of Computing has been constantly upgraded to meet the academic and research needs of the entire campus. M/s Tata communications Lab for Cyber Security, Microsoft Technical Services Lab for Cloud, Tata Realty-Data Science Lab, VLSI Lab, Embedded systems Lab, Microprocessor Lab, NAMASTE Lab and recognitions like Nvidia – CUDA Centre of Excellence makes the facility a world class infrastructure paving way for students and faculty members of SASTRA Deemed University to excel in their respective domains.

To ensure that all students have access to computers and up to date software packages the University has implemented the following:

 
Servers & Storage Devices Internet/Network Facility
Super Computer - HP rp8400,Hp Blade server BL460c, IBM X3650, Dell R 740 Internet Facility: NKN 1 Gbps, Reliance 200 Mbps(Backup),Fibre optic connectivity across the campus
32 Teraflop IBM Cluster Computing System with GPFS,PAC , LSF Scheduler HP Core switch, Aruba & HP Controllers for WiFi (540 Access points), 130 access level switches.
SUN RACK Server – Sun Fire v20z & Sun Fire v40z Security : UTM (Fortigate 3240 C) , AntivirusServer(Symantec), Antispam Engine
Private cloud from Microsoft ,Vmware, Xen DMZ(24X7): Web, Mail, Academy web, Tool kit, Online tests and IT Support
Storage : SUN StorEdge 5310 NAS Appliances , Store trends 2400i 802.1X radius server authentication- Single sign on wifi.
 
Labs @ SOC
Computer Science & Engineering Lab Information Technology Lab
Information & Communication Technology Lab Microprocessor & Microcontroller Lab
Multimedia Lab (M.C.A.) Open Source Lab
NAMASTE Lab (New Age Mantra for Smart Teacher Education) funded by TCS Data Science Lab funded by TATA Realty
EDUSAT Lab M.C.A. Lab
Cloud Computing Lab funded by Microsoft Cyber Security Lab funded by TATA Communications
VLSI Design Lab Embedded Systems Design Lab
High Performance Computing Lab  

In addition CISH as a research lab focuses on research relating to Network Security, Cloud Computing, Machine & Deep Learning and Brain-Computing Interface and has attracted funds from various National and International funding agencies like ICPS-DST, MHRD, MeitY, TatatPower, TCS, IBMSUR, etc. to a tune of about Rs 1.5 crore.