The Karnataka State Electronics Development Corporation (Keonics) is planning to open a new cyber institute in Bengaluru shortly, and has also plans to upgrade the cyber lab in Mangaluru. The project is being undertaken in association NEC of Japan. Keonics would be the technical nodal agency for the project, NEC would provide the required expertise. The Memorandum of Understanding for the project is likely to be signed next month even as the modalities are being worked out. On the lines of NEC, these institutes would offer training to professionals in the field of cyber crime.
Extracted from The Hindu, May 26,’15