The following is a summary of the various teams that form every part of the NNCSC competition
Gold Team/Operations Team
competition officials that organize, run and manage the competition. They solicit for sponsorship, manage the budget and handle all communication including complaints. The team is headed by Dr. Bhunu Shava.
competition officials that are responsible for the event logistics including food, venue, and program design. The team is headed by Dr. Mercy Chitauro.
penetration testing professionals simulating external hackers attempting to gain unauthorised access to competition teams’ systems. The objective is not to disable the networks, but to set things up that create a learning environment for the students. Headed by Mr. Reghardt Joubert. Deputized by Mr. Nashima Etutega.
competition support members who provide overall administrative support to the competition. They develop documentation and rules. Co-headed by Prof. Fungai Bhunu Shava and Dr. Attlee M. Gamundani.
These are customer service professionals who evaluate to crate or technically end users who will be requesting services from the white team – Co-headed by Mr. Julius Silaa & Mr. Isaac Nhamu
White Team/Competition Team
the institution competitive teams consisting of students competing in an NNCSC event.
competition support members responsible for the infrastructure and provide technical support. They create and build the networks the competing students will have to defend. This team also deals with the physical workstations, routers, virtual and cloud environments of the competition. headed by Mr. Chitauro
competition officials, who observe team performance in their competition area, judge and evaluate team performance and rule compliance. They are the scorekeepers during the event. Headed by Chief Inspector Vaino D. Vaino. Deputized by Mrs. Maria-Ambondo Iita