The Computer Center consists of a number of sections linked together
to offer the integrated service to all users . The center sections are:
Section of Development and Programming
This section is responsible for analysis , programming and conformity
of all new systems to be developed . It also follows up existing
systems by checking them and solves problems which users face.
Section of Database Administering
This section is charged with monitoring data and information in the
database and ascertaining the continuous operation of the database . It
also treats all problems resulting from data storage , keeps spare
copies , and reoperates the database in case of sudden breakdown .
Section of Network Management
This section follows up the university network and connects all users
to this network to benefit from its assets . The university has 2000
personal computers connected to the university network . The section
monitors all of them and solves their problems .
Section of Maintenance and Technical Support
This vital section undertakes all operations of maintaining the
devices of the center and university and ascertaining their proper
operation . It is also responsible for extending the networks of the
university facilities and securing connecting them to the Computer
Section of Securing the Quality of Information Technology
This section was founded two years ago to monitor all processes of
development to secure the quality of the university programs . It is
also responsible for ascertaining the conformity of devices and programs
to international standards and specifications through recurrent
checking of these devices and programs . The section , furthermore ,
develops the policy of the center and lays down procedures of
development and programming .
Section of Multimedia
This section is capable of dealing with multimedia ( sound, picture,
etc.) by employing advanced design programs . It designs screens for
systems , multi electronic sites , introductory brochures , flash
introductions , and instruction programs .