Federal ICT strategy and planification


The Federal IT Steering Unit (FITSU) ensures implementation of the information and communication technologies (ICT) strategy in the Federal Administration.

Federal Information Technology Ordinance FITO

The Federal Information Technology Ordinance (FITO), which was adopted by the Federal Council on 9 December 2011, forms the basis for the Federal ICT Strategy. It sets out the tasks, competencies and responsibilities for ICT controlling and management at federal level.

Strategic IT Planning procedural methodology

The preparation and maintenance of IT strategies within the Federal Administration follow the Strategic IT Planning (SIP) procedural methodology.

Federal ICT Strategy 

The strategy ensures that ICT is oriented towards business affairs and is approved by the Federal Council every four years as a high-ranking general guideline for the management of ICT use within the Federal Administration.

Further information

Last modification 04.04.2020

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