National Informatics Centre (NIC) is a premiere S&T; institution of the Government of India, established in 1976, for providing e-Government/e-Governance Solutions adopting best practices, integrated services and global solutions in Government Sector.
Established in 1988, Bihar State Centre of National Informatics Centre (NIC-Bihar) has been instrumental in bringing ICT culture in Bihar government. With a focus on building IT interfaces to facilitate citizen-friendly and transparent government, NIC has made significant contributions in improving service delivery by a number of departments including:
Revenue, District administration, Rural Development, Finance, Agriculture, Employment, Elections, Social Welfare, Food & Civil Supplies, Courts, Others.
NIC Bihar State Centre along with its various Cells in Patna and 38 districts in Bihar are continually engaged to automate and accelerate eGovernance processes in close interaction with users of the departments.
NIC Bihar is providing its expertise in design, development and implementation of various ICT services to the state Government like iHRMS, Business First, eLabour, eChallan, one stop clearance system, GPMS (Govt. Property Management System), Vehicle Management System , Apada Disaster Management Portal, Medha Soft, Election, VAHAN, SARTHI, eCounseling etc.
NIC Bihar Mini Cloud Data Centre has been set up in Bihar at NKN premises in month of June 2019. It has network speed 100 Mbps, storage capacity 429.36 TB, Memory Capacity 3.65 TB; CPU 1.2 THz.
NIC Units in Bihar
- Bihar State Unit
- District Units
- Digital Government Research Centre
- National Knowledge Network
- IVFRT, Gaya
- Chief Secretary Cell
- Vikash Bhawan
- Governor House
- Patna High Court
- Aranya Bhawan
Services provided by NIC-Bihar
- Technical Consultancy
- Conducting Feasibility Studies
- Software Development & Maintenance
- Mini Cloud Data Centre
- Mobile App Development Centre
- Networking infrastructure (NICNET) and Video Conferencing
- Technical Support for Implementation
- Web Services
- Geographical Information System