The National Informatics Centre is a high priority plan
project of Govt. of India was setup in 1977 with a long term objective of setting up
informatics culture for decision support to the Government / Ministries / Departments and
development of database relating to Indias socio-economics development and
monitoring of plan programmes. From 1985-86, NIC has extended its informatics support
services to state and district Administrations and signed memorandum of understanding with
all the State Governments / UTs or the Union of India.
At present NIC is under the Ministry of Communication & Information
Technology, Govt. of India.
National Informatics Centre, Jharsuguda has become operational from March 1997. It
provides informatics support to the District Administration and other State and Central
Government Offices since its inception.
The main objective of the District Unit, Jharsuguda are: -
Development of necessary and appropriate information
system / databases in various sections.
Promoting informatics culture at
Improvement of the analytical capacity and quality
presentation of statistics utilized for decision making / district planning.
Establishment of Computer network with necessary
communication equipments for ensuing reliable, timely and accurate information
enabling optimal use of resources.
# Providing extensive training /
re-training to Govt. personnel and NIC users.
# To provide the best quality
service to the district administration.
NIC ,District Unit, Jharsuguda has been provided with the following infrastructure at
One HCL Powerlite-9100 BT Core 2 Duo Laptop, two HCL Slim Line PCs, One Pentium-IV Server, one Pentium-IV Client, one Pentium-III (Server), three Pentium-III
Client, one Pentium Pro (server), one HP LaserJet M4345 MFP, one HP
Scanjet 8350, two TVS
Q-35 printer, one Samsung ML-1450 printer, one CISCO Router 7206, one
CISCO Switch 2960, one D-Link Hub,
one 5 KVA online UPS, two
2 KVA online UPS, one 1 KVA online UPS ,one 1.5 ton Air-conditioner.
MS Windows 7 Professional, MS Windows XP Professional, Windows 2003 Server, Windows
UNIXWARE 1.1 & 2.1, Oracle 7.1, SCO Lyrix, SCO Foxbase, Windows 2000 server, MS Office XP Professional, Microsoft
Office 2000 professional, SQL Server
2000, Windows NT Sever, Linux.
a) Gilat Skystar 360-E VSAT for internet connectivity.
DAMA VSAT for video conferencing.
Leased Line Internet connectivity
NIC is connected with 34 MBPS Leased line BSNL connectivity for
Infrastructure in the District.
In the last
13 years a number of Computer Centres have been established in State Govt. Offices in
Jharsuguda district. The NIC, Jharsuguda has extended every possible support for
establishment and running of these centres. The offices where computer centres are
functioning are as follows.
Distict Rural Development Agency, Jharsuguda
District Police Office, Jharsuguda
Tahasil Office, Jharsuguda
Tahasil Office, Lakhanpur
Block Office (5 Nos.)
Office of the Rural Works Division, Jharsuguda
Office of the RWSS, Jharsuguda
10. District Election Office, Jharsuguda
11. District Agriculture Office, Jharsuguda
12. District Cosumer Forum, Jharsuguda
13. RMC, Jharsuguda
14. SSA, Jharsuguda
15. Civil Supply Office, Jharsuguda
Jharsuguda is in constant touch with these offices to provide necessary guidance in
Software and Hardware on a day to day basis.
has so far conducted 8 training programmes for district level officers and staff. The
Officers and staff of the following Offices have been provided training.
Sub-Collector Office, Jharsuguda
Election Office, Jharsuguda
Welfare Office, Jharsuguda
Civil Supply Office, Jharsuguda
District Social Welfare Office, Jharsuguda
for training covered, Fundamentals, Windows, MS-Word, MS-Excel, Internet etc. A total of
45 officers and staff have been trained so far. Proposal from a number of other Govt.
Offices have been received for such training programmes.
is providing technical support to different offices on different platforms. The Office
wise Platform and Software is given below.
District Rural Development Agency Jharsuguda
NT & Windows 98 (O/S)
FoxPro (Monthly reporting)
Server & Visual Basic (Rural Soft)
Tahasil Office, Jharsuguda/Lakhanpur
NT & Windows 98 (O/S)
Server & Visual Basic (Land Records)
1. Windows XP Professional
2. AGMARKNET Software
District Election Office, Jharsuguda
Applications & services
with no system of their own, are using the Hardware and Software facilities provided
at NIC, Jharsuguda. The following applications are running in the centre on a regular
1. Forest Rights Act-2006 for ST & SC Development Section
Monitoring System for Emergency Section, Collectorate, Jharsuguda
Cell S/W for Collectorate, Jharsuguda
Savings Information System
Data Transmission for RMC, Jharsuguda
the One Time Jobs accomplished.
Computerisation of Election Process during the last 6 elections.
List preparation for DRDA, Jharsuguda
for Engagement of SSS
BPL List preparation for 3 ULB's of the District