About Information Communication & Technology (ICT)
It’s a given that the City of Ekurhuleni is also well on its way to being a digital city; made possible by a dynamic ICT Department that strives to provide a stable information technology infrastructure and ensure optimal functioning of internal systems.
Of course, making sure that the City is mSCOA compliant is an added factor that this department plays a major role in, something that it does full steam ahead.
Did you know that ICT refers to technologies that provide access to information through telecommunications? It is similar to Information Technology (IT), but focuses primarily on communication technologies. This includes the Internet, wireless networks, cell phones, and other communication mediums.
Office of the Chief Information Officer
Referred to as the Chief Information Officer (CIO), Moloko Monyepao has over 20 years’ experience within Information and Communication Technology, acquired in diverse industries which includes private sector, state-owned entities and public sector, where he held various strategic roles which includes performing an advisory role to government chief information officers on Disaster Recovery Plans, IT Security and IT Governance. His current responsibility within ICT is to facilitate the conceptualisation, planning and bringing to reality the City’s vision of becoming a smart and creative city, by implementing and enabling innovative technologies that ensures the mandate of the City is achieved. This includes leveraging on existing projects to create an enabling environment for citizens to thrive socially and economically.
Governance and Compliance
Pamela Mkosana leads ICT’s Governance and Compliance unit responsible for ensuring that the acquisition, management and use of information technology by: direct or indirect service delivery to the public including, but not limited to, equal access by the public to services delivered by the department, productivity of the department, and cost-efficiency of the department.
Projects, Architecture, Governance and Support Services
The position for DH for Projects, Architecture, Governance and Support Services is vacant.