The Computer Centre came into existence in CLRI around 1983, and the present intranet/internet facilities was introduced in 2001. The main duty of the Computer Centre is to maintain this intranet/internet. It also provides specification for computers and peripherals, inhouse training, troubleshooting of software used for administrative purposes and participates in R & D. The softwares developed by the centre include income tax calculation, bonus calculation, quarters allotment, inventory of non-consumables, guest house maintenance software etc. There are six servers available in CLRI and more than 200 nodes are connected.The core group has 6 staff members including 2 scientists. The Computer Centre is maintaining more than 250 systems through out the campus. The Computer Centre also undertakes training of the staff of the institute in various fields. A number of students from various educational institutes have completed their projects as a part of their curriculum.
Head, Computer Centre
CLRI, Adyar, Chennai 600 020.
Telephone.: 91 44 24911386 EXT:283