Agricultural Research Information System (ARIS Cell)
Agricultural Research Information Systems (ARIS), was set up in 1998 at NIANP. Aris cell maintains more than 200 systems and 100 printers. Most of the computers are provided with internet connectivity. ARIS CELL maintains 100 Mbps NKN connectivity for internet usage, 8Mbps connectivity for Online Examination Centre and 1 Mbps leased line for Institute web site.
The Institute web site management, hosting various software developed at NIANP on server/dedicated systems (Feed base, web portals for feed chart, Indian Livestock Feed Portal etc.), providing need based expertise in various projects for programming or computing requirements are carried out by ARIS. The cell also maintains the local area network and computer systems located in Institute office and laboratories. System Security service in all the computers maintained with server based antivirus software allows centralized updation of the software and system maintenance.
To enhance the information and communication technology infrastructure funding was received under the project entitled “Learning and capacity building” NAIP Component-I. The funds were successfully used for procuring all in one desktop, printer’s, few UPS, extension kits, projector which will help in strengthening and dissemination of the information and communication at NIANP.