10. Main Equipment Installed at 31-Jul-96
10.1 Central Computing Equipment
10.2 Network Equipment
10.3 Special Peripheral Equipment
10.4 Client Facilities

10.1 Central Computing Equipment:

Vax: Digital VAX 6620 dual CPU, 384 MByte memory, 48 GByte disk space, 2 line printers; running VMS.

Sable: Digital Alpha A2100/500, 4 CPUs, 1 GByte memory, 45 Gbyte disk space; running Digital Unix.

Ermine: Digital Alpha A2100 5/250, 4 CPUs, 1 GByte memory, 51 Gbyte disk space; running Digital Unix.

HFS: 2@IBM RS/6000 R24, each with 4 CPUs, 512 MByte memory, sharing 300GByte disk space, IBM model 3494 robotic tape library with 4@ 3590 tape drives, 13.1 TByte capacity; running AIX.



10.2 Network Equipment:

Gandalf: Starmaster asynchronous line switch with 2209 user and 848 computer lines.

News: Sun Sparcserver 1000E and Sparcstation ELC (development).

WWW: 3 Pentium-based PCs, running Linux; 1 Sun 1/140.

Mail: Sun SparcServer10, 4/470, SparcServer20 (2 in operation, 1 for backup).

FDDI & Ethernet: many bridges, routers, repeaters, terminal servers, switches, modems.

Network Management: Sun Sparcserver10.

Novell Servers: 2 Pentium & 4 486 PCs.

Dial-in: Ascend Max 4000, with 30 lines (ISDN or dial-in), and 1 Pentium PC running Linux.

Miscellaneous Network and Development Functions: IBM RS/6000 C20, 2 Digital DEC5000/240, 3 DEC3400, Sun 4/110, Sun 4/330, 2 Sun 4/75, DEC 5100.

Registration: IBM RS/6000, Sun Ultra 1/170, 1 Pentium PC running Linux.



10.3 Special Peripheral Equipment:

Imagesetter: Monotype Prism PS Plus postscript imagesetter with up to 2400dpi resolution.

Colour Laser Printer: Agfa XC305 400dpi Postscript printer/photocopier, output to A3 or A4 paper, or A4 transparencies.

Plotters:Calcomp 1044 drum A0 pen plotter;

Calcomp 5825 A0 electrostatic plotter;

HP DesignJet 755CM A0/A1 Colour Postscript Printer/Plotter.

HP 7550A A4 pen plotter.

Colour Scanner: Agfa Arcus Plus A4 colour scanner, connected to Mac Quadra 950, at up to 1200 dpi resolution (self-service).

Bulk Laser Printer: OCE 6750PS postscript printer, 508 dpi resolution, 22 pages/min. duplex (self-service).



10.4 Client Facilities:

Data Centre, 2 South Parks Road: 4 "dumb" terminals, 2 graphics terminals, plotter and printer.

Data Centre, 15 Banbury Road: 9 X-terminals, 1 "dumb" terminal, 1 plotter, 1 printer (& OCE).

Learning and Resource Centre (LaRC): 7 486 PCs, 3 Pentium PCs, 4 PowerMac 720, 3 Mac LCIII, 2 Mac LC475, 1 Mac Centris 650, 1 colour & 1 mono scanners, 2 dot-matrix & 2 laser printers. In second room: 10 486 PCs, 1 old PC, 1 VCR.

Humanities Computing Centre: 7 Macs, 1 Pentium PC, 3 486 PCs, 1 "dumb" terminal, 2 laser printers, 1 videodisk player, 1 CD-ROM writer, 1 camcorder, 2 colour scanners, CD-ROM player, Sun 4/75.

Teaching Rooms:

LRA: 40 Pentium 166MHz PCs, 1 laser printer, 1 VCR, 2 overhead projectors, 1 projection panel;

LRB: 15 486 PCs, 1 VCR, 2 overhead projectors, 1 projection panel, 1 laser printer;

LRC: 15 PowerMac 6100/60, 2 overhead projectors, 1 projection panel.

User Areas: 21 "dumb" terminals, 2 X-terminals, 8 486 PCs, 1 PowerMac 6100/60, 1 digitiser, (1 X-terminal, 3 PCs, 1 Mac and 2 "dumb" terminals reserved for OUCS use 10-4). In "Viewing Gallery": 2 PowerMac 6100/60, 1 486 PC, 2 laser printers, 1 mono scanner (& 1 colour scanner, see 10.3).