Set up by the Government of Kerala, the State Data Centre (SDC) in Thiruvananthapuram is a 5000 square feet facility organized to booster the e-Governance activities of the State. Located at Co-Bank Towers, the State Data Centre is operational since the year 2005.

The State Data Centre of IT Mission, Kerala is working in divisions: Old State Data Centre and New State Data Centre.

Kerala became the first State in the country to have a state-of-the art Data Centre exclusively for e-Governance activities. At present, the SDC hosts more than a hundred Government websites & web application softwares.100 Mbps Internet link to the National Internet Backbone facilitates instantaneous connectivity to the State Data Centre from the Internet. 1Gbps Intranet link to the Kerala State Wide Area Network (KSWAN) facilitates direct connectivity to the State Government Offices linked to it. SDC is part of the State Information Infrastructure (SII), and is currently operated on funds made available by the Department of IT, Govt. of Kerala.

SDC Services are offered free-of-cost for Government Departments and allied organizations. Hosting of Official Government Web Sites, after migration from foreign Web-Servers as per directions issued in Circular of the Dept.of IT, GoK, are facilitated at the SDC under the Content Management Framework (CMF) platform.

SDC services that facilitate Commercial Web Services are charged on the basis of policies adopted from time-to-time.
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How to request for data centre services?

Request for availing Data Centre Services may be made in the prescribed format. The form has to be filled in with necessary details, and approved with the seal/signature of the Head of the Department / Organization desiring to avail the services.
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Kerala State IT Mission: Rajeevan C., Mission Co-ordinator,
CDAC: Sasi P. M., Additional Director; Satheesh G., Dy.Director & NOC Manager
Network Operating Centre, Thiruvananthapuram: +91 471 2317618
Network Operating Centre, Ernakulam: +91 484 2415250
Network Operating Centre, Kozhikode: +91 494 2405660