Information & Communication Technology

ABOUT DIVISION

The Information Communication Technology (ICT) Division was established to provide computer and communication technology support for the institutes research and development (R&D) activities and capacity building.

ACTIVITIES

  • Providing computerized database to replace manual method of keeping records and permit easy access of information retrieval.
  • Developing, managing and updating of the institute’s website
  • Providing adequate maintenance of the LAN / Internet in order to enhance effective research and development processes.
  • Training and enhancing the skills of FIIRO staffs and the general public on computer appreciation and application courses.
  • Incorporate digital signage technology into the institute’s R&D activities in order to enlighten and acquaint both the staff and visitors of our products, machineries, day-to-day activities and events.

FUNCTIONS

  • To use ICT to improve the speed, efficiency and quality of FIIRO's R&D activities and mandates. 
  • To develop software for research & non-research activities of the Institute.
  • To install, manage and implement a highly optimised network infrastructure.
  • To enhance the computing skills of members of staff through computer appreciation and application courses.
  • To incorporate digital signage technology into our R&D activities in order to enlighten and acquaint both the staff and visitors of our products, machinery, day-to- day activities and events.
  • To run computer training courses to the public as a source of revenue generation.

SECTIONS
The sections under the ICT divisions are:

  • Software Development
  • Systems Administration/Digital Signage
  • Training