Subfonds BR/18 - Northern Informatics Applications Agency

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Northern Informatics Applications Agency


  • 1991 - May 2002 (Creation)

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The Northern Informatics Applications Agency (NIAA) (initially referred to as the Regional Data Network Initiative) was initially established in 1993 to improve data networking provision in the North of England, and came into legal existence on 1 April 1995.

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