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Welcome to the National Digital Exploitation Centre

Through digital training, research, cutting-edge facilities and access to state-of-the-art technologies, the National Digital Exploitation Centre supports local and regional businesses, schools and individuals in their digital endeavours, helping to position Wales as a global player in the tech industry.

The Centre

A world-class technology hub

The National Digital Exploitation Centre, or NDEC, is a world-class dedicated technology hub situated in the South Wales Valleys. Co-developed by the Welsh Government, the University of South Wales, and technology company Thales, the NDEC is the only project of its kind in Wales.

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What We Do

Empowering Wales to learn and grow

A cornerstone of Thales’s cybersecurity capability in the UK, NDEC aims to position the Ebbw Vale region to capitalise on the global opportunities of digital transformation, prepare the region for the range of large infrastructure, transportation and energy projects.

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Support

NDEC helps local and regional businesses develop their ideas, win work and grow securely in an ever-changing world of digital challenges.

Training

NDEC’s digital education centre and world-class facilities equip local businesses and people with skills covering all aspects of digital technology.

For Wales

By attracting global brands, investing in education and encouraging sustainable growth, NDEC plays a pivotal role in ensuring Wales’ technology landscape continues to flourish.

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The National Digital Exploitation Centre supports local and regional businesses, schools and individuals in their digital endeavours. If you're interested in working with our team of dedicated experts, we would love to hear from you.

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