Executive Summary: National Information Technology Plan 2000 of the Philippines

The National Information Technology Plan 2000 documents an overall strategy to spur the country to global competitiveness through Information Technology diffusion.

NITP2000 is a comprehensive plan of action with the twin strategies of IT Use and IT Production. IT Use refers to the widespread use of IT in government for bureaucratic efficiency, and in public service-sensitive and mission-critical applications; in business for better service delivery and global competitiveness; in the educational system to raise the literacy standards of the gener al public; and in the home for entertainment, doing school work, keeping domestic records, and the like. IT Production refers to the accelerated creation and provision of state-of-the-art IT products and services that are affordable and accessible as the demand for IT Use grows.

© Philippines National Computer Center, 1994, 7 pages