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Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

First Year of Narendra Modi Government: Department of IT Achievements

May 18, 2015 at 7:12 am 0 comments

In the first year of Narendra Modi government, department of IT focused on Digital India, Make in India, National Supercomputing Mission and Cyber Security. Digital India, an ambitious program of Narendra Modi government and is worth Rs 113,000 crores is helping India to prepare for knowledge based transformation. Make inRead More

NIIT signs partnership with EC-Council

NIIT signs partnership with EC-Council

September 18, 2014 at 1:16 pm 0 comments

NIIT has signed partnership with EC-Council (International Council of E-Commerce Consultants), one of the world’s largest certification bodies for Information Security professionals to jointly address cyber security concerns India. To this end, NIIT and EC-Council aim to introduce first-of-its-kind training program in ethical hacking to create a manpower pool ofRead More

Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Government to spend Rs 1,070 crore on cyber security

September 13, 2014 at 5:45 pm 0 comments

The government of India is planning to spend Rs 1,070 crore for enhancing cyber security in the country. The government is planning to set up a National Cyber Coordination Center (NCCC) at an estiamted cost of Rs 800 crores for monitoring web traffic to ensure prevention from cyber attacks andRead More

Cyber security courses introduced in UG and PG

Cyber security courses introduced in UG and PG

August 16, 2013 at 1:35 pm 0 comments

The cyber and information security courses have started in 34 institutions at 15 states and one union territory. The University Grant Commission (UGC) and the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) have asked universities and technical institutions to introduce cyber security and information security as a subject at theRead More