landmark decision

Information Technology Government of Gujarat has taken initiative in IT sector. The Government has already formulated new IT policy. Recently, the Government has also come out with IT Incentive policy. As a part of their move towards IT in Government, the Government has formed a company – Gujarat Informatics Ltd. The Gujarat Informatics Ltd. (GIL) has been set up by Government of Gujarat with the following main objectives:

  • To help various players in IT field and in implementing IT Policy.
  • To select consultants/specialists for providing services to various Government departments/agencies under broad frame work contracts.
  • To provide input for formulation and review of State Information Policy.
  • To formulate and implement action plan which would carry out the objectives of State IT Policy.
  • To promote investment in IT sector.
  • To provide technical assistance to Govt. organisation in IT field.
  • To be the nodal agency for IT training in Govt.
  • To help frame guidelines regarding opening of new Govt. affiliated institutes in IT field.
  • To establish framework contracts with reputed suppliers/consultants/experts to provide a range of IT consultancy and specialists services to the Govt/Govt. agencies.
  • To put in place policy framework for State Information Infrastructure and to help create the same.
  • To promote electronic commerce.
  • To help promote IT center in State of Gujarat.