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Project Name State Data Centre
Detail Description
The State Data Centre (SDC) has been identified as one of the element of the core infrastructure for supporting e-Governance initiatives of NeGP (National e-Governance Plan). The establishment of State Data Centre (SDC) for Tamil Nadu has been initiated as per the guidelines of SDC. It is a Scheme shared between Central and State.

The SDC will consolidate services, applications and infrastructure to provide efficient electronic delivery of G2G, G2C and G2B Services. State Data Centre would provide many functionalities via TNSWAN (Tamil Nadu State Wide Area Network) and CSC (Common Service Centre).

As Phase-1 of this project, Main Frame Servers have been commissioned adjacent to the Network Operating Centre (NOC) of TNSWAN at ELCOT Premises, Perungudi to meet the immediate requirement of the Departments to roll out their applications through TNSWAN from July 2007 onwards. Both TNSWAN & the Mainframe Data Centre were formally inaugurated by the Hon'ble Chief Minister of TamilNadu & Hon'ble Minister for Communications & I.T, GOI on 8.04.08.

Vide Administrative Approval No.3(24)/08 EG-II dt. 28.02.2008, Government of India (GOI) has sanctioned Rs.55.8 Crores as DIT Share over a period of 5 Years.

Government of Tamil Nadu (GoTN) issued G.O.Ms.No. 15 of Information Technology Department dated 29.07.2008 for establishing SDC at an estimated cost of Rs.55.8 Crores over five year period funded by Government of India and nominating ELCOT as the Implementing Agency of the project.

Project Implementation Committee had been formed by the State Government vide G.O.Ms.No.20 dated 20.09.2008 as per the guidelines of DIT, GOI to monitor the project.

M/s. PricewaterhouseCoopers Pvt. Ltd (PWC) , New Delhi is the Consultant empaneled by DIT, GOI and allocated for Tamil Nadu. The project is under progress and will be completed during the year 2010-11.
Project Started Date 02-02-2010
Projects Documents ws_sdc_writeup.doc (71.00 Kb)