In the Federal Administration, the term «GEVER» is an acronym for electronic records and process management.
With the introduction of electronic records and process management (GEVER) in the Federal Administration, all business-related information that the administrative units create or receive as part of their statutory mandate is managed electronically. GEVER facilitates business activity and supports the complete lifecycle of documents, from the time they are created through to their use, storage, classification, archiving or destruction. GEVER also forms the basis for continuous and automated inter-organisational and cross-system business processes.
The Federal Chancellery is responsible for overall GEVER coordination in the Federal Administration: