The Central Computer Centre was inaugurated by Prof. S.B. Rao, Director, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, on 2nd February, 1996 (Friday).
Besides the individual computer labs attached to each department, there is a Central Computer Centre, which is open for faculty members and students of the Institute on all weekdays during regular office hours. Facilities here include Internet, E-mail and a bundle of statistical, mathematical and general purpose software. All machines are connected to a Windows NT server, a LINUX server, and SUN Ultra Solaris workstation.
The entire campus buildings, including staff quarters, have been covered with the LAN (Wired). The New Guest House, New Auditorium and Hostels have been connected with the Wi-Fi LAN
Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore Centre is one among the three important centres of ISI . The ISI Bangalore centre library was established in the year 1976 to meet the academic and research interests of the students, scholar, teachers and others . It has one of the best collection of literature on Statistics, Mathematics, Quality Engineering/ Management and Library & Information Science in India. Presently it subscribes to around 300 international Journals on various subjects. The overall collection of books and reference materials, viz., reports, reprints, directories, encyclopedias, CDs etc., is approximately 23592. At present the library is automated which will enable a better management and easy access of information to users. Very soon the information on library collection will be made available to external users through Internet.