35th Foundation Day of C-DAC

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March 30, 2022

Title: C-DAC's 35th Foundation Day marks the launch of innovative products for societal benefits

C-DAC is celebrating its 35th Foundation Day on April 2, 2022 as part of which ingenious developed products and solutions are being launched. The event will have address by eminent personalities. All centers of C-DAC have organized similar engagements.

With its first HPC mission in 1988 and subsequent delivery of PARAM series of supercomputers, C-DAC has been the forerunner of the ICT revolution in India. Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) was established as a Scientific Society under the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India. The organization has been forging ahead with the vision to emerge as the premier R&D institution for the design, development and deployment of world class electronics and IT solutions for economic and human advancement which the nation is looking upon to take it through the era of transformation.

As part of the event, the three products for launch include:

Director General, C-DAC unveiled CYBERMARGDARSHAK a Security handbook that guides against Cyber Offences. The handbook is developed as a part of the Information Security Education and Awareness (ISEA) program of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India being implemented by C-DAC. An informative handbook for children and women to protect themselves against possible cyber offences in the cyber world.

In line with Atma Nibhar Bharat initiatives of Government of India, C-DAC has evolved detailed research and development plan in consortia mode along with academic and industry towards indigenous technology development in High Performance Computing & Artificial Intelligence Convergence, Microprocessor & Professional Electronics, Quantum Computing & Communication, Cyber Security & Cyber Forensic.

C-DAC's vision is to enhance and synergize technical efficacies for the betterment and ease of life of citizens and position India at a premium space on the global map. At C-DAC, each employee is committed for achieving the moto of "One Vision, One Goal - Advanced Computing for Human Advancement".