The Network Management Unit was setup to carry the following basic functions within the Directorate of ICT and the University as a whole.
Fiber Optics cabling of the campus remote locations
Campus wide Intranet networking
Videoconferencing implementation across the campus
CCTV Surveillance camera installations
configuring the network
installing the hardware that makes up the physical part of the network,
Configuring the files or databases, hosts, routers, and network configuration servers.
Develop and deploy methodologies for testing network performance and providing network performance statistics and report.
Design and deploy enterprise-class wireless networks, including access points, servers, routers switches and other hardware.
Manage and ensure optimal operation of all network and equipment