Vivian DdambyaDirector – Technical Services at The National Information Technology Authority–Uganda (NITA-U)
Driven by a passion to explore what technology can do to transform lives and its practical application to solving everyday problems, Vivian provides technical support and guidance on all matters related to ICT infrastructure, systems and services within Government.
She manages the country’s, largest and most stable optical fiber cable Network, National Data Transmission Backbone Infrastructure (NBI) that spans over 4,000km across the country connecting more than 600 Government offices.
With over a decade's experience in taking Government services online, Vivian, among other responsibilities manages the Uganda Government Tier 3 Cloud Data center. With an up time of 99.98%, the Data Center is a key driver of efficiency and effectiveness for all Government applications thus improving service delivery across Government.
Vivian is a Certified Information Security Systems Professional (CISSP), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA), Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert- Private Cloud (MCSE) and ISO Certified Lead Implementer. She holds a Bachelor of Computer Applications and a Masters in Management of Information Systems.