This section states how the agency will provide, support and develop resources and capacities to improve the efficiency of the information management system. The information management plan’s purposes and objectives are drafted in the context of the agency’s overall strategic plan, the agency’s administrative structure in the larger government system and the range of technology investments to support agency operations.
Sample purposes identified in an information management plan may include:
Objectives outlined in the strategic plan provide indicators with baselines and targets that connect to the overall strategy. Objectives presented in the plan may include:
Regardless of the stated purpose and objectives in the information management plan, it is crucial to outline the processes for managing informatio and for capital planning and information technology investments to build a strong infrastructure for meeting
the agency’s needs.