*The Due date for Tender ref no. ELCOT/IT Infra/OT/32968/TNSDC PH I-DCO/2016-2017 for Selection of Data Centre Operator (DCO) for TNSDC Phase I is postponed. The revised tender submission date will be published shortly* * Corrigendum No.1 to Tender Document pertaining to the Tender Ref No:ELCOT/NW/32966/IT-SEC/ AUDIT/Multi Stage Tender/2016-17 due on 19/01/2017 is available in ELCOT & TN Website* *Tender with ref no: ELCOT/Networks/32960/Inaugural Event/2016 published for Provisioning of Audio - Video and Network related products for various VC events. Pre Bid Meeting is on 11.01.2017 @ 11am* * Tender Notice,Document,Corrigendum No.2(Pre-Bid clarification & Annexure),Corrigendum No.1 to Tender Notice for Supply and commissioning of 5,00,000 (0.5 Million) nos of Laptop Computers pertaining to the Tender Ref No:ELCOT/PID/ICB/LTC/PVI/2016-17 due on 27.01.2017 has been published in www.elcot.in & www.tenders.tn.gov.in website* * Tender documents (Volume - I,II,III) for Open Tender Ref No. ELCOT/IT-Infra/OT/32968/TNSDC PH I-DCO/ 2016-17 is available in ELCOT & TN Website* * Application form for Expression of Interest called for IT Space is available in ELCOT Website* * The Due date for Tender Ref No: ELCOT/32857/Digital Audio Work Station /2015-16 has been postponed. The Due Date will be published shortly*
Tamil Internet Conferences
The Fifth Tamil Internet international conference and exhibition (TI2002),organised by The International Forum for Information Technology in Tamil (INFITT) was held at Foster City, San Francisco Bay Area, California during September 27 - 29, 2002. This event was organised by INFITT in close collaboration with the Center for South Asia Studies and the Chair in Tamil Studies of the University of California, Berkeley.

The Tamil Net 2001 Conference , organised jointly by INFITT and the Malaysian Indian Congress, was held during 26 August 2001 tol 28 August 2001 at the Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The Government of Tamil Nadu has played an active role in the creation of INFITT – the Interntional Forum for IT in Tamil - during the course of the Tamil Inaiyam 2000 Conference(TI2000) which was held in Singapore during 22nd - 24th July 2000.

Government of Tamil Nadu hosted an International Conference and Seminar on the use of Tamil in Information Technology styled as " TamilNet '99" (Ulaga Tamizh Inaya Karutharanga Manadu) at Chennai on February 7th and 8th 1999 with experts from India, Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius, Sri Lanka, Western Europe, and North America that resulted in achieving universally acceptable technical standards for using Tamil in IT.

TamilNet97 was held during 17th -18th May 1997 at Singapore.