Welcome to Information Processing Centre
The central computing facility of BITS Pilani referred to as the IPC (Information Processing Centre) hosts and manages the computing/ networking infrastructure for the campus. The infrastructure includes local and external connectivity including email as well as computer services. IPC operates early morning to midnight on 360 days a year. Some specialized labs/centers offer round the clock computing facility.
The campus hosts about 1000 latest desktops/workstations (including 350 in a central location), about a dozen compute-servers (Intel-based SMP Systems, IBM Blade Center with several blades), multi-Tera-byte storage (including a SAN) a variety of peripherals (printers/scanners/ plotters). These systems support heterogeneous operating environments (Linux and Windows), compilers, development tools/packages for students and staff. The computing infrastructure issues are resolved through online portal.