C-DAC Pune to launch 3 new security products

Sakal Pune
April 1, 2022

On the occasion of their 35th foundation day, Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC_ will launch three important products related to supercomputers, wireless communication network, and M-Kavach 2, an android-based mobile device security solution addressing emerging threats.

C-DAC Pune also unveiled a security handbook for women and children to protect themselves from possible offences in the cyber world, as an attempt to provide security solutions related to cyber offences.

Col. A K Nath (retd.) Director-General, C-DAC, said, “The handbook has been developed as part of the information security education and awareness (ISEA) programme of the ministry of electronics and information technology (MEITY), government of India, being implemented by the C-DAC. An informative handbook for children and women to protect themselves against possible cyber offences in the cyber world.”

On the 35th foundation day of C-DAC on April 2, there will be the launch of ‘Trinetra’ – an interconnect of 600 Gbps throughput for supercomputers. Trinetra-A is the fourth-generation network in this series. The multiple hardware and software components realise a high bandwidth, low latency, scalable network fabric supporting industry-standard programming interfaces.

Another important launch will be of the ‘TETRA network’ which is a wireless communication network based on TETRA (Terrestrial Trunked Radio) technology for critical communications. C-DAC has the unique distinction of developing a totally indigenous wireless communication network based on TETRA technology.

M-Kavach 2, an android-based mobile device security solution addressing emerging threats will be launched for the public use domain. “It helps the users in identifying security and privacy misconfigurations in the devices and further provides advisories related to locking the device, password protection, notification settings to avoid leakage of OTPs etc. M-Kavach 2, with its rich feature set, aids in building a secure mobile ecosystem in the country by making the user’s device a better platform for mobile governance, e-commerce, mobile payments etc.” added Col. Nath.