The National Computer Center – Field Operations Office recently released Technical Advisory No. 2003-003 regarding the termination of free web hosting services to the various local government units.
According to the advisory, this move is being undertaken to enable the LGUs to be self-sufficient especially in sustaining their online presence. The termination of the NCC hosting will be carried out in three phases with cut-off dates as follows:
Provinces, Cities and 1st Class Municipalities – June 30, 2008
2nd Class Municipalities – December 31, 2008
3rd to 6th Class Municipalities – June 30, 2009
As such, all concerned LGUs are advised to have their sites transferred to a service provider of their choice before the given deadline.
For more details, check out the said advisory and its supporting documents by clicking on URLs below:
NCC FOO TECHNICAL ADVISORY: re TERMINATION OF NCC FREE WEB HOSTING SERVICES:
ATTACHMENT A TO ADVISORY:
Attachment A-RITC Directory
ATTACHMENT B TO ADVISORY:
Attachment B-Web Hosting Options
ATTACHMENT C TO ADVISORY:
Attachment C-Joomla Installation-online