Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Tag Archives: N.C. Department of Information Technology

New Cybersecurity Website For N.C. Schools and Students

New Cybersecurity Website For N.C. Schools and Students

The N.C. Department of Information Technology has announced its new website aimed at educating K-12 students, school administrators and parents on the dangers of cyberattacks and how best to protect yourself from becoming a victim. Cyberattacks are on the rise as our online presence is growing due to COVID-19 and the increase in remote learning and working.…read more »

Applications Open For GREAT Grant Funding

Applications Open For GREAT Grant Funding

Internet service providers and electric membership cooperatives can now apply for $32 million in pandemic relief grant funding to help bring high-speed internet access to rural North Carolina. Governor Roy Cooper signed House Bill 1105 into law, allocating more than $32 million for rural broadband expansion from the Coronavirus Relief Fund created by the Coronavirus…read more »

Participation Encouraged In Statewide Broadband Survey

Participation Encouraged In Statewide Broadband Survey

Secretary of N.C. Department of Information Technology and State Chief Information Officer Tracy S. Doaks is urging the public to participate in the new North Carolina Broadband Survey, which was launched this week by the NCDIT’s Broadband Infrastructure Office. “Reliable internet access is crucial for getting North Carolina back on its feet so that students can learn,…read more »

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