The major missions of the computer center are to assist computer teaching and research, to promote the automatized administration to manage and maintain the campus networks, to provide consulting and services, and to extend information education. The center directly ascribes to the handling of the president. Lantan center has Information Network Division, System Design Division, and Consulting Services Division. Mingsuin center has Distance Learning Division.
The major facilities include about fourty servers, nine personal computer classrooms (four classrooms are located in the center of Lantan campus, three classrooms are located in the center of Mingsuin campus and two classroom are located in the center of Sinmin campus), three distant learning rooms and one computer instruction room. 520 sets of Pentium 4 computers are set up in these classrooms. All computers are linked to the backbone of the campus network.
The campus network consists of a network backbone through fast network devices such as Gigabit Ethernet switches and routers. Optical fibers are used to link each office, laboratory, and dormitory room in the inter-campus and intra-campus. Besides, students outside the campus can connect TANET through 23 dial-up telephone lines. Network users can conveniently obtain network sources inside and outside the school campus through the campus network.
Director: Hung, Yen-Chu