Apart from sufficient computing facilities in each department, the college has a central computing facility with PC workstations. The CCF is equipped with over 75 Client machines, Server Class Machines, High Speed LAN, Cisco Router etc. Students shall get ample of opportunities to develop their knowledge in the field of information technology and skills in UNIX like environment and software development. A leased line connects the CCF to the internet. The centre offers free internet connectivity to the students and faculty members.

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CCF Staff

Sl.No. Name Designation Photo
 1  Sreejith P.  System Analyst  Passport1
 2  Sivdasan P.  Computer Programmer  Photo
 3  Shanu M.P.  Tradesman Computer  IMG_1637

Internet

We are having Internet Connections as detailed below:

Sl.No. Speed Scheme Purpose
1 512 Kbps NMEICT – 20 Lines Departments
2 10 Mbps NMEICT – 1 Line QEEE

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20 Mbps NMEICT – 1 Line General Purpose
4 10 MBps 1:1 Leased Line Examination
5 5 MBps 1:1 Leased Line Stand by

Provider : BSNL

Through : OFC and Media Converter

 

Management/Security of Internet Connection

A powerful UTM (Unified Threat Management) solution is implemented in our institution to ensure the perimeter level network security. The UTM device used in GEC Kozhikode is Sophos XG310, which is an all-in-one security appliance that carry firewall, VPN, gateway anti-spam, intrusion prevention, content filtering, bandwidth management and centralised reporting functionalities. Firewall and Content Management are the services implemented at GEC Kozhikode using this device.

Functionalities of UTM:

  • Network Routing and Services

  • Network Protection

  • Advanced Threat Protection

  • Web Protection

  • End-User Portal

  • VPN Options

  • Bandwidth Management

  • Logging and Reporting

  • Network Firewalling

  • Gateway Antivirus (AV)

Campus Connectivity

GEC Kozhikode campus is facilitated with Wired as well as Wi-Fi Network. Wired network is having OFC back-bone. All the buildings in the college campus are connected through OFC-in-ring topology to manage breakdown/failure in connectivity. Internet connectivity is available 24 hours on all days. Wi-Fi connectivity is extended to whole campus for the registered users. Users are required to register the MAC Id of the device in which they require Wi-Fi connectivity.

Authentication
Authentication is required to login to the GECK internet portal. Students are required to login by their University Register Number as their user name and a password. User Management is controlled by CCF Staff members.

‘GECK’ Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi facility is available to the registered users to their registered devices. A MAC ID of the device in which they require internet facility is to be registered at CCF for getting Wi-Fi facility.