Welcome To NIC Gujarat State Centre
National Informatics Centre (NIC) was established in 1976, and has since emerged as a "prime builder" of e-Government / e-Governance applications up to the grassroots level as well as a promoter of digital opportunities for sustainable development. NIC, through its ICT Network, "NICNET", has institutional linkages with all the Ministries /Departments of the Central Government, 35 State Governments/ Union Territories, and about 625 District administrations of India.NIC has been instrumental in steering e-Government/e-Governance applications in government ministries/departments at the Centre, States, Districts and Blocks, facilitating improvement in government services, wider transparency, promoting decentralized planning and management, resulting in better efficiency and accountability to the people of India.
"Informatics-led-development" programme of the government has been spearheaded by NIC to derive competitive advantage by implementing ICT applications in social & public administration. The following major activities are being undertaken:
- Setting up of ICT Infrastructure
- Implementation of National and State Level e-Governance Projects
- Products and Services
- Consultancy to the government departments
- Research and Development
- Capacity Building
About NIC Gujarat State Centre
NIC Gujarat has been providing software, hardware and webhosting support to State and Central Government departments in Gujarat. The services include study of user requirements, identifying and prioritizing areas for computerisation, system design, development, implementation and training, technical support for hardware procurement, Networking, LAN, WAN, Video Conferencing etc.
Most of the departments have been given Email facility through dial-up/leased line connections. Internet, Email and Video Conferencing facilities are also extended to the Government Departments.
NIC Gujarat has developed E-Govenance applications for the Land Records, RTOs, Municipal Councils, Panchayats, District Collectorates, Directorate of Accounts.
National Knowledge Network
State Level POP of National Knowledge Network (NKN) has been established and made fully functional since May 2013. NKN POP has been equipped with High end ASR9000 Routers Cluster for High Availability, 10G Backbone connectivity from NIC Mumbai and Hyderabad, 2.5G connectivity with NIC HQ, 02 Nos. 60 KVAUPS in load sharing mode Anycast DNS Server, Surveillance Cameras, Biometric and Smart card based Access Control, Video Wall etc. NKN POP is operational on 24x7x365 basis to extend necessary support for the end institutions. As on today 54 prestigious institutions i.e. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO Ahmedabad), IIM (Ahmedabad), IIT(Gandhinagar), Medical College (Rajkot, Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar, Surat, Jamnagar), All Gujarat State Universities, NIT, GEC Bharuch, GEC Bhuj, GEC Bhavnagar, GEC Gandhinagar, GEC Surat & Engineering, etc., besides many more institutions are connected and availing NKN services. NKN connectivity has also been extended to the State Data Center. We have the presence of all three NLDs along with their end equipments i.e. BSNL, RAILTEL and PGCIL for the extension of end user connectivity.