The Information and Communication Technology Network Report provides a summary of the regular meetings of the network and decisions taken.

Report of 11th Session (October 2008, Vienna)

Agenda Items discussed included: System-Wide Business Practices (ERP, Shared Service Centres, Portal, Business Case Development and Costing, Data Centre Consolidation, Internationally Recognized Standards, UN System Directory ); A Carbon-neutral UN; Desktop coherence; Geographic information systems; JIU Reports; Country-Level activities. Other items discussed included: Risk Analysis/Security; Data Communications Study.

Report of 10th Session (May 2008, New York)

Agenda Items discussed included: System-Wide Business Practices (Common Service Centres, Common Data Centres, Internationally Recognized Standards, Business Case Development and Costing, Harmonization of ERP practices, UN System Portal); ICT implications for IPSAS implementations; ICT-Related JIU Studies; Common Directory Project; Special Interest Groups: ICT Knowledge Sharing (UNDG ICT Tasking Group, SAP-SIG, CABIO. Other issues discussed included: ICC – ICT Network Coordination; One UN Country Office Domain Name; UN Secretariat Information and Communications Technology Strategy.

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