The Government of Kerala acknowledges the critical importance of Information Technology as an instrument for the State's overall development. The state government remains deeply committed to its dissemination of Information Technology as a crucial engine of economic growth and also as a tool for increasing productivity and speed & transparency in governance. And also focusing on the potential of IT in the field of investments, implementation of its policies and programmes, assisting industries in getting quick clearances, administering incentives and concessions announced in state policies.

Since 1999, the Kerala State IT Mission is working to put technology to its highest and best use throughout the state.