Infrastructure & Services Unit

Infrastructure and Service Unit is a category of information communication technology that is used to provide network services that allow devices to connect and communicate. This includes foundational networking hardware, software, services and facilities. Have the duty of design, install and support local area network (LAN), wide-area network (WAN), intranets, and internet system.

They maintain network hardware and software, analyze problems, and monitor the network to ensure security and availability. And also, gather data to identify customer needs and then use that information to identify, interpret and evaluate system and network requirements.  

           Infrastructure and Service Unit Roles and responsibilities

  • Administrate, maintain and upgrade the university network and network devices
  • Put in place both network and security management tools and insure the security of the university's resource and data 
  • Analyze requirements and Designs for the new network implementation and expansion projects
  • Administrate, configure, manage and update the mail and the antivirus servers of the University
  • Analyze requirements and Designs for the new network implementation and expansion projects
  • Prepare quarterly performance report and submit for the Director
  • Control and manage the DHCP and DNS servers’ functionalities
  • Create and manage the physical layer connectivity of new and existing campuses, buildings, classrooms, offices and laboratories
  • Secure the network from Internal and external threats
  • Plan, implement and manage online and offline backup
  • Plan, implement and manage the Internet connection

Data Center

Data centers are simply centralized locations where computing and networking equipment is concentrated for the purpose of collecting, storing, processing, distributing or allowing access to large amounts of data. And also, A data center is a repository that houses computing facilities like servers, routers, switches and firewalls, as well as supporting components like backup equipment, fire suppression facilities and air conditioning

Infrastructure & Services Unit