The Federal IT Steering Unit (FITSU) ensures implementation of the information and communication technologies (ICT) strategy in the Federal Administration. For this purpose, it issues guidelines for the administrative units and manages the ICT standard services. The FITSU also manages the eGovernment Switzerland Programme Office.

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Cyber risks

Protection against cyber-risks: Federal Council approves ordinance and additional staff

28.05.2020 - The Ordinance on Protecting against Cyber-Risks in the Federal Administration was adopted by the Federal Council during its meeting on 27 May 2020 and will come into force on 1 July 2020.


Federal IT


Federal ICT Strategy 2020-2023

03.04.2020 - At its meeting, the Federal Council approved the Federal ICT Strategy 2020-2023 and the 2020 Master Plan for its implementation.

eGovernment Switzerland

E-Government Schweiz 2016

Federal Council adopts Switzerland's eGovernment Strategy 2020-2023

19.12.2019 - In the eGovernment Strategy Switzerland, the Confederation, cantons and communes have defined their common objectives and key areas for action in digitalisation, with a view to actively steering the digital transformation of the administration.


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