The Prime Minister has set information technology (IT) professionals in Government the mission of ‘ensuring that IT supports the business transformation of Government itself so that we can provide better, more efficient, public services.’
The eGU leads on this work. Our work is very different from that of the Office of the e-Envoy which existed from 1998 to 2004.
We have 16 new objectives
The Central Sponsor for Information Assurance (CSIA) provides a central focus for information assurance in promoting the understanding that it is essential for government and business alike to maintain reliable, secure and resilient national information systems.
The CSIA will encourage a ‘culture of security’ regarding information systems across central and local government, the private sector as well as to the general public.