Creator

Date Original

1994-2013

Description

This collection contains annual reports, strategic plans, and other agency publications from the Arkansas Department of Information Systems.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Arkansas Department of Information Systems provides information technology solutions for the Arkansas state government. It maintains the government's telecommunications services and ensures connectivity and security among the various state agencies. The department was created in 1977 by Act 884, and was originally named the Arkansas Department of Computer Services. In 1997, Act 914 reestablished ADCS under a the new name of the Arkansas Department of Information Systems and raised it to a cabinet-level department. The legislature established six goals for the agency: 1) plan and manage information technology infrastructures, 2) increase other state agencies’ awareness of opportunities to share information, 3) provide information technology services, 4) increase opportunities to exchange and share information, 5) develop state standards for information technology, and 6) develop a state information technology plan.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000894

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Arkansas Department of Information Systems records, MS.000894

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Arkansas Department of Information Systems records, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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