The DPSA's Corporate Governance of ICT Policy Framework requires a wide range of activities to be addresses including the governance of ICT and the implementation of an ICT management framework. The ICT Governance Implementation Tool assists departments with the implementation of the Corporate Governance of ICT Policy Framework. It focuses on the core requirements for an ICT governance framework and provides departments with an implementation road map with which to get started. This tool is not just a collection of documents.
Establishing a Corporate Governance and Governance of ICT system requires principles to be adopted, adapted and implemented for the use of ICT in the public sector. Assignment of responsibility and tracking of progress is a key requirement and will take considerable effort unless supported by a carefully crafted ICT management system. The ICT Governance Implementation Tool provides the processes and workflow necessary to implement the requirements of the ICT Policy Framework to better govern and manage ICT resources.