Directorate of Information Technology
The Directorate of Information Technology (IT) at DUET has advanced infrastructure with robust Information and Communication System. The directorate provide high performance computing facilities to faculty, students and staff within Jinnah and Iqbal campus. The state-of-the-art facility is equipped with network of high speed fibre optics. The key areas of the IT department offer following facilities and resources. at DUET.
Dr. Izhar Hussain Zaidi
Dawood University of Engineering and Technology
The Information & Technology Department offers a broad spectrum of diversified services provided by its various sections. The department comprises of two main Sections i.e.
24x7 NOC operations
IT infrastructure feasibility & planning.
Service deployment & configurations (Firewalls, Routers, Internet Access, Email gateways etc.)
Network Analysis, Design and Deployment (Wireless, wired and Optical Fiber).
The Pakistan Education and Research Network (FERN) connect DUET through high-speed internet bandwidth. DUET has Pern Facility with capacity of 300Mbps which provide high speed internet connectivity. The network provides inter-campus connectivity of Jinnah and Iqbal campus through optical fiber links and with other educational organization.
The facility provide access to high quality international and national research journals, E-books and reports.
Data Storage center:
State-of-the-Art data center with 1 server rack along with 2 network racks with capacity to host multiple servers at 4.8Gbps
Huawei-Wi-Fi connectivity within DUET campus provide accessibility to LAN and WAN services on personal Computer and Wi-Fi mobile phones.
2. Development Tool & Services
- SQL- database- MS SQL, Management Studio 18
- .NET- ASP.NET, Web Application, Visual studio 2017
- Azure Cloud- Admission PHP, Framework quaternate development
- Website – hosting services hoster.pk, WordPress
- portal software- ASP.net
- QUE Management system for Admission interview PHP Based
DUET has official web-portal registered with PKNIC as www.duet.edu.pk. This portal covers regular updates of the events such as workshops, conferences, Alumni affairs, Research projects and job openings.
Students' Microsoft IDs have been created by an administrator and students log in to the DUET Portal. Students can generate a semester fee challan and examination fee challan, check their attendance, and submit their examination forms.
Online Admission System
Students need to fill their admission forms online and generate the admission fee challan, after submitting the fee challan they will generate admit card to appear in the entry test. The admission department also reviews the list of applied students. After the entry test admission department generates the merit list to call for an interview and then final merit list generates.
Attendance Management System
We have developed attendance management where subjects will be assigned to teachers according to timetable and teachers will be able to mark attendance of their subjects. Students can check their attendance on their portal. Chairman has the rights to generate attendance reports according to their requirements.
We have developed Helpdesk system for Students, Faculty, and Staff can lodge complaints about all I.T related issues on the helpdesk system where I.T will generate tickets and assign job to the concern person to resolve the issue on priority basis.
Audio/Video Live Conferencing:
DUET has Audio/Video conferencing facility available at vice-conference room. This resource connects DUET to local and international Audio/Video Facilities of virtual universities, classes, conferences, seminars and online meetings.
Duet Email Service:
The Email Server of DUET IS deployed in the NOC and Provide more 8787 active no of accounts on our portal of Microsoft Office 365. These accounts offer secure E-mail services to faculty, students, and staff.