DEVELOPING (DIGITAL SERVICES)
eGovernment services use modern information and communication technologies to deliver public services effectively and efficiently to citizens, businesses, and government entities. ITS offers professional services to design and develop customized eGovernment applications for mission-based systems and services. ITS has years of experience, a broad range of expertise, and a rich history of understanding the technology solutions required for eGovernment services to meet the needs of Mississippi government.
Licensing and Reporting System (LARS)
ITS’s flagship eGovernment SaaS application is our Licensing and Reporting System (LARS). LARS enables government agencies to provide digital licensing, permitting, inspection, and enforcement services to improve the speed and efficiency of delivery versus traditional licensing processes. LARS provides role-based access and data encryption for security, and availability across multiple browsers and devices. The LARS platform is:
- Configurable and scalable for any size agency or service requirement
- Component-based and modular, allowing agency customization
- Content management enabled
- Paperless and digital
Custom Application Development
ITS offers custom application development services for a myriad of eGovernment needs. ITS uses software development best practices to protect customer data and optimize code. This includes utilization of a library of modules and software designed for state agencies that provide the oversight of professions regulated by state government. Applications are developed on Microsoft platforms and are hosted in the State Data Centers. ITS development resources work with customer resources to:
- Document requirements and process flows
- Design, develop, test, and implement software modules
- Train end-users
- Provide support for the enhancement and maintenance of these software applications
Mississippi has established a self-funded eGovernment program with NIC Mississippi (formerly Mississippi Interactive, LLC) to provide digital government services for Mississippi government, innovative design for the state’s official website (http://www.ms.gov), and dramatic acceleration of online services to Mississippi residents and businesses. Effective governance provided by the Electronic Government Oversight Committee (EOC - https://www.egov.ms.gov) has afforded NIC Mississippi clear direction to efficiently prioritize, develop, and launch web-based and mobile services in an efficient and cost-effective manner. NIC Mississippi works with ITS development resources to deliver eGovernment solutions hosted in the State Data Center including:
- eGovernment website hosting
- eGovernment application development
- Mobile application development
- Social media integration
- eGovernment secure payment processing
eGovernment Solutions Development
ITS development resources work in concert with other third-party vendors to deliver innovative eGovernment applications and solutions. By sharing data between standalone solutions or integrating them together into a comprehensive digital government service, public services can be effectively and efficiently delivered to citizens, businesses, and government entities.
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