Computing @ AUBG
This webpage was last revised on September 06, 2021.
The Office of Communications and Computing (OCC) is in charge of the computer and communications environment of the University. AUBG has more than 750 computers interconnected by means of a local area network. The network is twisted-pair Ethernet with speed of 10 Gb/sec inside the fiber-optic backbone.The speed of backbone is 10 Gb/sec. The Internet access is via terrestrial link. The speed of internet connection is 800Mbps.
Students have access to the system and their mailboxes in the computer labs in the main building, as well as in the Residence halls. All faculty and most of the staff have personal computers.
Another parameter for measuring computerization is the mere performance of AUBG computers themselves. Through regular upgrades of the hardware and software, replacement of old computers and adding new services, the total computer power of the University constantly increases.
A team of computer experts (Office of Communications and Computing - OCC) administers the academic, student and administrative computer network systems, coordinates the Internet, provides technical support of the computer labs, arranges IT products presentations and courses.
The OCC team members help students, faculty and staff with computer problems, Internet, e-mail services and new software installations. The office provides students with instructions and rules concerning the student computer network system and the work in the computing labs.
The office maintains a help desk for users who experience problems with their computers. The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org or they can be reached at ext.# 300 (MB) and ext.#500 (BAC).