This computer barn is partitioned into two different zones, with the hardware equipment available listed below.
Zone One is designed mainly for teaching purposes. It comprises 48 PCs for students arranged to face the instructor’s bench. The instructor’s PC is connected 2 projectors, allowing display to dual screens and ensuring students can see software demonstrations. This zone takes class bookings from departments and is used for PC training courses by ITSC. When not in use for teaching or training, it is open for individual use.
Zone Two comprises 78 PCs solely for individual access. Four express terminal are available for quick access to email and web browsing. Network laser printers are connected in pairs providing mutual backup. There is also a print queue monitor so you can check the printing status.
Hardware Configuration: Zone One Teaching Area
48 x Lenovo ThinkCenter M93p Tiny vPro Desktop with the following configuration (for teaching and self-access) : - Intel Core i3-4160 3.6Ghz/3MB cache CPU - BIOS support for Virtualization Technology - Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) support Intel Q87 chipset - 4GB DDR3 1600MHz - 480GB SATA SSD Drive - Integrated HD graphic card, with 1 x VGA + 1 x Display Port - Integrated audio - USB 104-key keyboard and scroll mouse - Integrated 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet controller - 23" Philips wide-screen LCD monitor - Operating System : Windows 10 (64-bit) 2 x Kyocera FS9530DN Network Laser Printer with Duplex Unit using Recycle Paper (BarnAL4A,4B) 2 x Electrical height adjustable table
Hardware Configuration: Zone Two General Use
42 x Lenovo Thinkcenter M910 Tiny PC with the following configuration (for self-access): - Core i3-7100T Processor - 4GB PACCOM RAM Memory - 480GB SATA SSD - USB 104-key AT Enhanced Keyboard - USB Scroll Mouse - 22" Philips (221S3LCB) Wide-Screen LCD monitor - Operating System : Windows 10 ( 64-bit ) 4 x Dell Optiplex9020 Ultra Small Form Factor with the following configuration (for express terminal) : - integrated Intel Q87 Express Chitset - Intel Core i3-4130 3.4Ghz CPU with 3MB cache, Supporting Active Management Technology (AMT) - 4GB DDR3 1600Mhz memory - 480GB SATA SSD Disk - Internal 16X DVD+/-RW Drive - USB Keyboard & USB Optical Mouse - Display Port and VGA Adaptor - Integrated HD Graphics controller - Integrated High Definition audio - Integrated Gigabit Ethernet Network card - 21.5" DELL P2214H wide-screen LCD Monitor - Operating System : Windows 7 ( 64-bit ) 15 x HP T310 All-in-one Thin Cilent machine 3 x Kyocera FS-9530DN Network Laser Printer with Duplex Unit using Recycled Paper (BarnAL1A,1B,1C,1D) 1 x Kyocera FS-C8650DN Network Color LaserJet Printer (BarnAC1)