Department of Information Technology of Himachal
When we talk about the departmental setup of various fields in Himachal Pradesh, Information Technology holds a fine place here. The foremost aim of this department is to implement the information technology policy in the state and to implement the automation of various online data processing for the fast transmission of digital media for the better up-liftment of the state. It includes projects, activities along with e-governance.
It also promotes the investment of Information Technology sector like hardware, software and other related services/activities including creation and up gradation of infrastructure in the field of information technology in the state. It provides implementation and debugging of software packages for different kinds of trades in government sector as well as semi government organizations. All the interfaces that can be seen in this internet world within the state are somehow related to the information technology department of the state. This department is providing the thrust to all the activities pertaining to the information world.
It is improving the quality of life by giving the various services as all the departments and has made all the departments computerized and has provided them with the ease to carry the task successfully. Now, the state is able to perform tasks much faster as it used to be earlier sine they all were doing their task manually. These provide standardization of software and hardware components in the state to provide necessary synchronization of the information. Now, an employee can extract all the information at his home by just entering the username and password for which earlier it took more time to do that task and that also from the department office too. This has decreased the wasteful expenditure and is able to maintain the economic condition better. It has provided the administrative control to the electronics development. It also promotes all the communication levels in the state and the introduction of third generation mobile service has changed the scenario of the state.
It creates different websites for different organizations of the state, has provided the training to other corporation which have shifted to computerization. It has made different kinds of educational software for the education purpose which is a good initiative and the result is that Himachal has ranked to the Rank 1 in terms of education across the country which is a matter of great concern. It also maintains the database of the employees across the state. So, still they are developing because this department is ever dynamic and it would take the state to the summit in every term.