Information and Communication Technology
The unit is set up to provide ICT and consultancy services. The ICT services provided include management and maintenance of Internet connectivity, system and network administration – including, amongst other things, software and hardware sourcing, installation, operation and maintenance (routine troubleshooting and repair) – ICT consultation and training, web mastering, etc.
The unit also provides consultancy services, including both ICT consultation and training and non-ICT consultancy services. The non-ICT consultancy services provided by the unit include consultation, execution of various projects and training in RS/GIS, satellite communication, GNSS. The unit provides its consultancy services both internally, to the ARCSSTE-E, and externally, to other consumers outside the ARCSSTE-E.
The ICT unit will also incorporate special requirements of GI for high speed and high bandwidth internet connection to facilitate efficient data transfer, processing and other geo-portal applications.