NIC Headquarters, New Delhi
National Informatics Centre (NIC) under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) is the technology partner of the Government of India. It was established in 1976 with an objective to provide technology-driven solutions to Central and State Governments in various aspects of development. NIC has been instrumental in adopting and providing Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and eGovernance support to Central Government.
Its state-of-art IT infrastructure includes Multi-Gigabit PAN India Network NICNET, National Knowledge Network, National Data Centres, National Cloud, Video Conferencing, Email and Messaging Services,Command and Control Centre, Multi-layered GIS based Platform, Domain Registration and Webcast.
NIC has also developed several digital platforms for the socio-economic development of the country with ‘One-Nation One-Platform’ initiative to empower citizens digitally. Its services have created a perfect interaction of the Government with citizens, Government employees and businesses. With an objective of focused study of new technology, explore and experiment their use in governance, NIC has set-up Centre of Excellence(CoE) in Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Application Security.
With an advanced and robust infrastructure, digital platforms as well as on-ground services, NIC is connecting the citizens with the government through a holistic digital landscape and it ensures tech-enabled services that reach the unreached.