Computing @ IISER
The computing facility and IT infrastructure at IISER Pune caters to the requirements of all the faculty, students and staff. The institute has a robust data center comprising servers and high-end work stations for various system administration services. This is apart from the large number of PCs and workstations that serve personal computing requirements.
High Performance Cluster:
IISER Pune has various high performance computing clusters ranging from 6-TeraFLOPs to 30-TeraFLOPs based on core infiniband low latency network. There are several storage devices available providing a total storage capacity of more than 250 TB for users. Further augmentation of the facility is in progress.
The IISER Local Area Network consists of both the wired and wireless components and connects all computers in the institute including the mobile devices such as laptops. All computers in the institute have access to 100 Mbps internet connection. Most of the softwares required for scientific research and technical work have been procured by the institute, often with a campus wide license and most of them available over the IISER network.
IISER also hosts two e-classrooms funded by Govt. of India and it is connected to the National Knowledge Network (NKN) through a 100 Mbps connectivity. The connectivity of the NKN will soon be upgraded to 1 Gbps. The NKN connects many other institutions like most of the national laboratories, IITs, IIMs and other IISERs. This facility is used to run classes for students taking courses from different parts of the country.