Computing Services

The computational support of the Physics Department is provided by a group of specialized staff, which designs, implements and supports the hardware and the software of the Department. The provided services are mainly the following:

  1. Computing Environment
    • high performance computers, cluster, parallel and distributed computing
    • software development platforms
    • printers, scanners, faxes
    • computer labs
    • computing resource planning
  2. Central Infrastructure
    • design, administrate and support the department's computer network
    • provide and support services such as e-Mail, DNS, file services, Virtualization e.t.c.
    • Central back up services 
  3. Software
    • supply and installation of software
    • central administration of software
    • software updates
    • user support
  4. Dynamic web page hosting
    • create, support and extend platforms for the development of dynamic web pages
    • support for the web page administrators
    • management of security issues, software updates
    1. Technical Support
      • technical support for research groups, research labs and users
      • installation of virtual servers
      • supply of documentation
      • support of seminars and conferences held by the department

    University of Crete - Department of Physics - P.O Box 2208 - GR-71003 Heraklion, Greece
    phone: +30 2810 394300 - fax: +30 2810 394301