Dr. Akhilendra Pratap Singh
Ph.D, IIIT Allahabad
Computer Center is an important part of NIT Meghalaya. It caters to all the departments, centers and sections from internet to computing resources for research activities, training, workshops and daily activities.
Various facilities provided by the center:
Campus wide networking is comprised of high bandwidth fiber optic backbone that connects all the corners of the institute. The college data network is also extended to the hostels through the fiber optic backbone under contract with the SSNET.com.
The internet line is connected with 1Gbps provided by NKN (National Knowledge Network) a multi gigabit pan-India network for providing unified high-speed network backbone for all knowledge institutions commissioned by MHRD and a backup line from BSNL.
Students, staffs, faculties and guest can connect with desktops, laptops, mobile phones to a wireless access point. Power over Ethernet access points are installed on most of the important junctions like library, classrooms and hallways. Standard features like captive portal are set up to limit guest access and also manage users within the Wi-Fi network without compromising network security. Wi-Fi hut is also present to enable students to do their research and academic activities in natural surroundings.