e-Government in the European Commission

  • Erich Schweighofer
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2739)


The European Commission’s working plan for the e-Commission is very ambitious and provides for a comprehensive redesign of information and communication technologies according to the leitbild (leading motive) of the reformed Commission. The already existing IT infrastructure of the e-Commission and gained practise with previous applications provide a good start for the next steps to an efficient e-government. Many existing IT systems must be adapted and integrated into the e-Commission that will take some time. After finishing this phase, the next step will be transaction services as well as the use of electronic signatures.


European Commission Electronic Signature Administrative Reform Transaction Service Document Management System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Erich Schweighofer
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  1. 1.Center for Legal Informatics Department for International LawUniversity of ViennaViennaAustria

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