IIIT-NR has truly world class, campus-wide state of the art information technology tools that are designed to meet the computing and communication needs of the institute, which has a fast, reliable and rugged computer network of more than 100 Nodes. The institute has more than 15 laptops issued to its faculty, staff and students. To provide printing and other facilities, the institute has 30 printers and scanners. In order to facilitate proper teaching aid, classrooms here are equipped with projectors and portable audio systems. All the hostels, administrative block, library, classrooms and Guest Houses, are connected through redundant gigabit fiber ring backbone network. All the blocks are connected through layer 2 & 3 switches to provide 1Gbps connectivity at the user end.
Internet Access: Through a 32 Mbps Internet leased line from BSNL with a backup connection of 10 Mbps RF Link running in failover mode. Internet connection range is provided through both Lan and Wi-Fi in all blocks inclusive of, academic, canteen, library and hostels. Institute has 80 wifi access points to give both internet and intranet connectivity throughout the campus.
Data Centre: IIIT-NR has a full-fledged data centre of its own. It hosts 4 Servers and network unified storage of 15.0 TB. The data centre is powered by 100Kva UPS backup to ensure maximum uptime. All servers are connected to Internet by public IPs
IP Telephony: Our entire Campus is equipped with IP telephony. It has 50 IP phones and more than 200 analog phones.
Software: The institute mainly focuses on usage of free operating system like Ubuntu etc. But keeping in view its requirements, the institute also has licenses for Microsoft Windows, , MSDN dreams park, VMware, Microsoft Office, Synopsys etc
Video Conferencing: Polycom HD VC System is available with optional ISDN line & also connected with Internet.
VPN: It can be used to access all IIIT-NR IT resources from outside campus using any Internet connection.