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together they are powerful
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Athena DataServer

Athena is an internal data server for students who are doing their BTech in Computer Science and Engineering at the National Institute of Technology, Calicut. All the students have an account in Athena DataServer from their second year onwards. All users are assigned a fixed amount of disk quota. The users can also host their personal website.

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Public IP:

Tutorial on How to use Athena

Itus AuthenticationServer

Itus is an authentication server for systems in SSL. Each BTech student of department has a username and password with which they can login to the system. Itus uses LDAP for authentication.

Internal IP:


MediaServer is a warehouse of open source operating systems and open courses from many prominent institutions of world.

Internal IP:


MirrorServer is the Ubuntu Mirror available internal to the institution. It contains the up to date repository of supported LTS version and recent short support versions.

Internal IP:

Terminal Systems

Technical Specifications

Processor: Intel® Core™ i5
Chipset: Intel® Q77 Express Chipset
Storage: 500GB
Operating Sytem: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
Number of terminals: 75

Rules & Regulations

  • Identity

    Entry in the lab is only allowed for CSED students with valid ID card.

  • Lab before/after official time

    Lab will not be open before/after official time without the presence of Lab Administrators.

  • Cleanness and Calmness

    Food items are not allowed in the lab. SSL is not a hangout place. Please keep the lab clean and maintain silence.

  • Laptop and Mobile

    Laptops are not allowed without permission. Mobile phones must be kept in silent mode.

  • Dress Code

    Please follow the proper dress code inside the lab.


In the office time, lab will be opened by the Lab Staff.

At this time, the lab will be opened by the Student Admins.
Student Admins may also deny for opening the lab.

Download Student Admin Time Slots

SSL Team

These wonderful people make lab enjoyable.

Ajayachandran V R


Nirmal K V

Senior Student Administrator

Hasan Jamil

Senior Student Administrator

Pravitha Sathyavan

Senior Student Administrator

Feedback and Queries

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