The Government of Gujarat has created a server farm facility capable of hosting multiple web sites. DST has subscribed 90 MBPS dedicated internet bandwidth connected to the campus area network. Following are the access mechanism for website management:

  • Fully managed centralized high-capacity servers
  • Gigabit backbone connecting each department to server farm
  • Dedicated internet bandwidth connected to the server farm

It is important that the government web sites remain under total control of the GoG for security, safety and better manageability. All websites belonging to GoG should be hosted by the server farm facility owned by GoG.

The hosting of websites involves finite recourses including hardware, software and manpower. The policy has been drawn by the Government of Gujarat for the web hosting in the State Data Center.

The policy includes – free web hosting services for all Government of Gujarat Departments. The GoG Departments websites are hosted on GSWAN server with the approval of Department of Science & Technology, Government of Gujarat and on the basis of technical feasibility and necessary documentation as per the website hosting Guidelines the website are allowed for hosting.

The websites hosted on GSWAN server should be Security audited by the CERT-In empanelled Security audit agency & as per the Government of India Guidelines.

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Website Hosting Form
Website Development GR
Government of India Guideline for websites
Web cell GR
Simplification of procedure for the Website/ Applications hosting, IT infrastructure, cloud, storage requirements at Gujarat State Data Centre.
Continuation of the Guidelines for Designing, Development, Updation and Maintenance of the Websites of Government of Gujarat till the declaration of new or revised guidelines.