Himachal: MoU signed for integrating data of all govt departments under one portal

Updated: May 4 2023 5:45PM

Shimla, May 4 (PTI) The Himachal Pradesh government signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian School of Business (ISB) on Thursday to integrate data of all government departments under a common platform, "Him Data Portal".

The MoU was signed by IT Secretary Abhishek Jain on behalf of the state government and ISB Executive Director Ashwini Chhatre in the presence of Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu, according to a statement issued here.

The chief minister said ISB would collaborate with the Department of Information Technology as a research and technical support partner for building an open-source "Him Data Portal" that would enable visualization of multiple data sets through advanced analytics and identity-access-management-controlled dashboards and reports to support the state's policy making and governance.