Information Systems Architecture for National and International Statistical Offices

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: November 1999
  • Page count: 56
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 99.II.E.27

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This publication provides a comprehensive analysis of the existing types of Statistical Information Systems (SIS) in national and international statistical offices, and outlines development directions for the future. It also examines the technical aspects of the proposed SIS architecture and gives practical recommendations on how to implement a realistic information technology strategy under conditions of ongoing rapid technological development. The guidelines and recommendations set out in this publication will greatly assist statistical offices in designing an efficient information systems architecture to meet the growing users' demands, increasing international cooperation and constant changes in information technology.