The centerpiece of ADOA-ASET's Digital Government service offering is the State of Arizona Web Portal, az.gov. With oversight and management provided by ADOA-ASET, the State web portal provides application development, website development, application hosting, disaster recovery and support services for State and local government agencies. Additional ADOA-ASET digital government services include extensive webmaster tools, .gov/az.gov domain registration and a website style guide for agency web-based initiatives.
The State of Arizona Web Portal, az.gov, is an award-winning website providing citizens, businesses and other government entities with faster, easier and more intuitive access to government. In addition to providing a convenient, one-stop access to government information the State web portal provides custom application development, web site development, online payment processing, hosting, disaster recovery and support services for State and local government agencies. Through a unique funding model the portal is often able to underwrite the costs associated with these services. Approximately 35 agencies, boards and commissions utilize at least one service offered by the portal. The portal is a key enabler to accelerate and enhance the on-line presence of any agency. Applications specializing in the following disciplines have been developed and deployed:
These and other infrastructure components provide agencies with the ability to develop applications without the additional development and maintenance costs associated with such services. This common infrastructure simplifies the development, implementation and maintenance of online services - ultimately resulting in costs-savings to agencies. The web portal provides a solid foundation for agencies to deliver leading e-government applications and services to their constituents.
To further explore utilizing state web portal services, contact the web portal program manager.