ICT Infrastructure

Internet: The network backbone is designed with Single Mode Fiber Optics cable Connectivity, and the internal network is equipped with Fortigate1000D and Cisco ME 3800X Router. The academic block is internally connected through Wi-Fi as well as wired LAN. A dedicated 1Gbps line provided by National Knowledge Network (NKN), backup line of 400 Mbps line provided by Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCIL) and third backup line of 50 Mbps line for FPM Students provided by STN Television Network (STN) supports round the clock access to the resources on the Internet. The hostels A, B, C, D and F block, Faculty Residence and Academic Block is connected to the internet and intranet as well IPBAX. The hostel and faculty residence also has 24×7 network access through Wi-Fi as well as LAN. The academic block, faculty residence and the hostel area use Cambium cnPilot E400 secured Wi-Fi connectivity.

Campus Licensing: To streamline the usage of licensed software, IIM Kashipur has entered into a campus agreement with Microsoft. The same has been done with other packages being used for managerial decision making and analyses as well as for statistical and econometric analyses. G Suite for education is being used for email services.

Servers: Two Tower servers and Five Rack Server with necessary accessories host a variety of server needs. Servers have Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 and Red Hat Linux enterprise licenses. Libsys is installed on the windows server. CMIE-Business Beacon, Economic Intelligence Service, Industry Analysis Service and Prowess are also installed so that users of the institute can access these databases. User can access library database outside campus via VPN. SAP licensed from Queensland University of Technology, Australia is being used for providing ERP hands-on exposure to students.

Computer Lab: is equipped with twelve All in One PC’s, with Microsoft Windows 10 Operating System with Microsoft Office Professional software package, connected through Institute LAN to Network Printer.

Video Conferencing: Placement related activity, interviews and interaction with persons / companies at remote locations is facilitated through high resolution video conferencing using IP network.

Classrooms: Classrooms are aesthetically designed and are equipped with high speed wireless internet connectivity and hi-definition projectors for enhanced classroom experience. Further, the facilities of Wi-Fi and AV systems are extended to classrooms A1, A2, B1, B3, C1, D1, D2, E1 and E2. Bio-metric systems are used for student's attendance.

Bloomberg Lab: IIM Kashipur have 12 Bloomberg Terminals on its campus, in collaboration with Bloomberg L.P. These terminals enable students to monitor and analyze real-time financial market data movements and offer a wealth of knowledge about industries and economies around the world.

IT Resources Database: Gartner Services, WARC Online, Bloomberg Terminals.

Software: Enovia, SAP, SPSS, Turnitin, Nvivo, Microsoft License, Stata, Oracle, MAXQDA, E-Views, LINGO Super, NLOGIT, Adobe Suite.

Software and Security – IT handled requirements of approximately 600 students at the Institute Campus.