We are the teaching lab of the Barcelona School of Informatics at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia. We specialize in ICT environments to suport the learning and teaching of computer engineering, with specific hardware and software equipment, adapted and updated to provide students and faculty of the Barcelona School of Informatics with the right tools to develop the technical skills our future engineers need.
of the Informatics Engineering Degree, the six Masters that the School offers and to foreign students with mobility scholarships
of UPC that teach at the FIB, and also external professors that collaborate in the teaching or research at the FIB
Administration and services staff that give support to the FIB
of the FIB since 1997, they have access to a series of resources, such as the intranet, e-mail adress, employment opportunities...
The Barcelona School of Informatics has 21 computer labs distributed in three buildings (A5, C6 and B5), equiped with 376 computers (343 PCs, 30 iMacs and sunray terminals for fast searches).
All the labs have a projector and 1GByte Internet connection. We have special environments for certain classes with images and closed network configuration and also to take secure exams, without Internet connection or very specific connections to some web address or service.
The iMac labs have been made possible thanks to donations from companies and individuals.
We manage over 300 software packages used for the teaching and learning processes at the FIB. Some of them are under UPC corporative license, FIB-specific licenses and more than 120 are open source software packages.
Postgres, Mysql and Oracle databases for teaching purposes.
Non-SQL databases: Hadoop, Mapreduce and HBase software.
Git software for version control and support to collaborative software development.
ORACLE Academic Initiative.