Reliable Network

Al-Quds University (AQU) has a reliable network with the following characteristics:

  • Fault Tolerance: Limits the impact of a failure, so that the fewest number of devices are affected depending multiple paths and backup devices (Redundancy).

  • Scalability: Can expand quickly to support new users, buildings, campuses and applications

  • Quality of Service (QoS): AQU is a converged network and is capable of delivering data, voice, and video between many different types of devices over the same network infrastructure. With a QoS policy, the network devices can manage the flow of data and voice traffic, giving priority to voice communications if the network experiences congestion.

  • Security:

    • Securing the LAN, WAN, WLAN.
    • Data Center Security.
    • Securing the end user devices.
    • AQU Network security components include:
      • Antivirus and antispyware
      • Firewall filtering
      • Dedicated firewall systems (Next Generation Firewalls) and Intrusion prevention systems (IPS)
      • Access control lists (ACL)
      • Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
      • Virtual LANs (VLANs)
      • Wireless LAN Security: Encryption, Authentication, Integrity.
      • Databases and Applications Security.
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