NATIONAL INFORMATICS CENTER (NIC):-
NIC of the Department of Information Technology Govt. of India is providing network backbone and e-Governance support to Central / State Governments, UT Administrations, Districts and other Government bodies. Since the inception, NIC has 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. It offers a wide range of ICT services including Nationwide Communication Network for decentralized planning, improvement in Government services and wider transparency of National and local Governments. NIC, through its ICT Network, “NICNET”, has institutional linkages with all the Ministries /Departments of the Central Government, 36 State Governments/ Union Territories, and about 708 District Administrations of India. NIC assists in implementing e-Governance Projects, in close collaboration with Central and State Governments, in the areas of (a) Centrally sponsored schemes and Central sector schemes, (b) State sector and State sponsored projects, and (c) District Administration sponsored projects. NIC endeavours to ensure that the latest technology in all areas of IT is available to its users.
NIC BARPETA DISTRICT CENTER:-
The NIC Barpeta District Unit came into existence in the district on 1989. The Department is equipped with the state of the art infrastructure for implementing ICT in the district. NIC is providing NICNET services to all the magistrate chambers including Video Conference Hall, PFC Center, Election Branch, FCS & CA Branch and all other branches of the District Administration. High speed backbone connectivity as a part of NKN has been established with the FAAMCH. The connectivity has also been extended to the Dist. Transport Office, District Jail through RF connectivity.
PROJECTS/ SUPPORTS OF NIC BARPETA DISTRICT CENTER:-
|1||NICNET Connectivity||The District unit is equipped with 34 mbps BSNL and 1 GBPS PGCIL redundant lease line connectivity. Extended the internet connection to DC chamber, Zilla Parishad, Election Branch, Transformation & Development Branch, DM & Relief Branch and to all the ADC/SDO's Chamber.|
|2||Video Conference||The District is well equipped with Video Conference Facility.|
|3||ILRMS||The ILRMS Project comprising of a) Land Records Computerization b) e-Panjeeyan c) NOC for immovable property etc. has been implemented in all the 8 Revenue Circles and 7 SRO offices.|
|4||District Web Portal||The District Website of Barpeta, maintained the District Administration. It provides information about facts, history, administration, subordinate departments, tourism etc. to public. Rules, guidelines, information on schemes and programmes are updated regularly in order to ensure transparency and help citizens to avail benefits by staying familiar with the District|
|5||Election Related Activities||In the recent General Elections to Lok Sabha , the District Unit was involved in all the ICT Application including PPMS, C-Vigil, Suvidha, EMS etc. Various activities like training, troubleshooting and report generations were handled by NIC Barpeta for smooth conduct of elections.|
|6||NDAL-ALIS||National Database of Arms Licenses - Arms License Issuance System (NDAL – ALIS) is implemented for arms license issuance and renewal. 100% Unique Identification Numbers were generated for all arms licenses issued in Vellore District.|
|7||e-Court Project||e-Courts project has been implemented with all technical supports from the NIC District Unit|
|8||Vahan & Sarathi||A National Level Project running online at the DTO Office. RF connectivity has been extended from the NIC Unit.|
|9||e-Rupantar||A Project Monitoring System of Transformation and Development Dept., Govt. of Assam, where training and support has been given to the staffs of Transformation & Development Branch|
MANPOWER SETUP:- The NIC Barpeta District unit is equipped with one DIO, one Addl. DIO and 2 Nework Engg.. In addition, the Gr-IV employee has also been deputed to NIC from the District Administration Authority.