The Georgia Technology Authority is responsible for the development and growth of information technology infrastructure and related areas. It manages data centers and servers, as well as maintains local area networks and mainframes throughout the state of Georgia. The authority additionally formulates policies, guidelines and standards for the state s information technology departments and agencies. It develops and promotes the state government s Web sites and portals. The authority provides a range of enterprise and portfolio management programs for state agencies. It also offers budgeting, financing, security planning, reporting, project management and investment analysis services. The authority operates the Georgia Digital Academy, which is a learning institute that develops technical solutions inn the fields of data security, document management and disaster recovery. The Georgia Technology Authority provides a variety of telecommunication, unified messaging, paging and systems networking services.