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Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report 2016-17



Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report 2016-17

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Annual report 2016-17


Northern Territory. Department of Corporate and Information Services


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Northern Territory. Department of Corporate and Information Services -- Periodical

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Northern Territory Government

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Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Services: ICT contract management, ICT network infrastructure and architecture, cyber security operations, and agency ICT services. Property Leasing Services: property lease acquisitions, management and advice to support the accommodation requirements of agencies, and building cleaning and security services. Asset Services: development, administration and support of systems to manage agency infrastructure assets. Project Services: project management and support services to agencies to deliver significant and / or high-risk ICT projects and initiatives, primarily for new, upgraded or replacement ICT systems. The departments shared corporate service lines are supported by the following internal units that work across service lines and are reported within the service outputs: Corporate Systems: operates and supports governments central business systems (including payroll, accounting, procurement and assets), help desk services, systems administration and business intelligence reporting. Program Management Offices: ICT program and project management services, including business analysis, development coordination and testing for infrastructure, cyber security and business applications projects. Digital Government The Office of Digital Government was established late in 2016-17 to lead the governments digital advancement agenda through providing advice, coordination and oversight of key government digital initiatives. The Office of Digital Government includes the following service lines: ICT Governance: analysis and testing of agency major ICT investment proposals, project assurance and oversight of important agency ICT projects, develops guidance for agencies and supports key governance committees and the Ministerial ICT Advisory Council. Digital Policy and Telecommunications: monitors opportunities to improve communications outcomes across the Northern Territory and liaise with the Australian Government (which has responsibility for telecommunications), and develops all-of-government ICT policies and standards, including records management and data communications standards. Cyber Strategy and Design: strategic analysis, policy development, security architecture design, technology and user awareness initiatives to enhance cyber security, progress enterprise ICT initiatives for government, and coordinates the Digital Territory Strategy. Online Services: manages NT.GOV.AU (internet) and NTG Central (all-of-government intranet), monitors governments web environment and supports agencies to manage their websites. NT Fleet NT Fleet is a government business division that manages government vehicles, excluding the Northern Territory Police, Fire and Emergency Services fleet. NT Fleet manages vehicle acquisitions, disposals and related contracts and coordinates vehicle maintenance and repairs with contractors and agencies. Data Centre Services Data Centre Services (DCS) is a government business division that provides ICT support to all agencies. Services include mainframe computing, midrange server hosting of government systems and providing secure storage and backup of government data. DCS operates to an industry standard of 24 hours per day, seven days per week through a highly secure facility. Business Services Business Services supports the departments activities by providing internal corporate support services with a focus on developing and managing financial, compliance, human resources, procurement and ICT systems for DCIS. NT Fleet Data Centre Services Annual Report 2016-17 | Department of Corporate and Information Services14 TH E D EPARTM EN T