Department Teaching Facilities
The CS Department maintains five teaching classroom/labs, and additional computers, accessible via wireless and wired local area networks.
Departmental Managed Labs and Classrooms
- JEB 321 Technology Enhanced Classroom. 20 student computers running Windows 7 Enterprise
- JEB 211D (Computer Science Assistance Center: CSAC). 8 open-access computers running Windows 7 Enterprise
- JEB 211A: Configurable classroom used for Real-Time Operating Systems and other classes requiring special-purpose equipment in addition to desktop computers 8 Limited-access computers running CentosOS 6.4 Linux environment
- Reconfigurable Attack-Defend Instructional Computing Lab. 12 limited-access student computers, typically configured as 6 “attackers” and 6 “defenders” for computer security courses. Local area network can be disconnect from the university network to prevent internally-generate malware from leaking into “the wild”
- Two 1U (Virtual Machine) hosts with 16Gb RAM and two quad-core Xeons. These are running about six virtual machines to support instruction and web services.
- Disk services are provided by a single RAID 6 array + Linux head.
- A single LTO3 tape unit provides nightly incremental backups with monthly full
- One database server with an internal RAID5 array (used for forums and wiki).
- One 48-port 1Gb managed switch.
- One 24-port KVM switch.
- One physical server that functions as a monitoring server and mail relay.
- One administrative server that functions as a root Certificate Authority.
- One server with a RAID5 array that functions as a virtual machine repository.