Government of India took initiative for utilizing IT for the betterment of common man and has identified certain e-governance applications for the purpose. These application broadly relate to building e-Governance strategy Capacity, e-Governance Implementation Capacity and building Infrastructure for e-Governance Implementation.
Gujarat State Wide Area Network (GSWAN):
TCIL as a consultant has established Gujarat State Wide Area Network (GSWAN) for the Government of Gujarat, creating a backbone for E-Governance for the whole State. GSWAN is based on open standards, is scalable and has high capacity Network to carry Voice, Data and Video traffic between designated Government of Gujarat offices at State, District and Taluka levels. The connectivity to end-user is based on standard leased circuits, dial-up circuits or using Ethernet ports as appropriate for the individual offices. Single point Gateway with adequate capacity for Internet and provision for connecting other existing Networks have also been set up.
Tripura Wide Area Network:
TCIL has carried out the feasibility study for Government of Tripura for providing State Wide Area Network connecting all Govt. Departments in different districts, sub-districts & blocks. The activity includes study of present infrastructure, demand assessment and network design. The proposed Wide Area Network (WAN) is to be used for accessing Internet, providing phone hot lines, Video Conference, Distance Education, e-mail and various services to citizen viz. Issue of registration certificates, Birth & Death Certificates etc.
Karnataka State Wide Area Network (KSWAN):
is currently doing consultancy for Karnataka State Wide Area
Network for Government of Karnataka. The consultancy
includes, i) Preparation of Project Report with userís
requirement analysis, different technologies comparison,
tangible & intangible benefits and cost estimates, ii)
Evaluation of vendors based on their capabilities/
experience, iii) Preparation of tender document and
evaluation of bids, iv) Preparation of Contract with service
level agreement and v) Monitoring the implementation &
Acceptance Testing till commissioning. The Project is
proposed on Build Own Operate & Transfer (BOOT) basis