The study of processes of using
computers and other telecommunication devices for storing, retrieving and
sending information of all kinds in form of words, pictures and sounds is called
"Information Technology". Radio, Telephones, Mobile phones, Telex, Fax,
Television, Cable net and Computers are the devices which used as the devices of
the Information Technology.
The use of electronic equipment, especially computers for storing, analysing and
sending out information is known as "Information Technology". The exchange of
quick information is essential for human linkage and coordination. Information
Technology may be useful in many ways. It helps in quick exchange of news and
current affairs. It can make the trade and business more expeditious. It can
provide quick information of changing world. It may be very useful both in war
and peace. The information technology gives a continuous link of government to
the different institutions. The information technology can make conscious about
every event happening in every second in the world.
On considering these points it is cleared that information technology is the
need of time, therefore every country in the world is trying to make use of
information technology. In Pakistan efforts are also being made to produce a
trend of Information Technology. Computer literacy programmers are the part of
these efforts. The Government of Pakistan is trying to fix computer and also
other electronic equipments in every department so that the easy exchange of
information could be possible.
Pakistan is an under developed country. It has many resources and natural forces
which can make it prosper and more developed, so the progress in information
technology will be happy augury for it. Information Technology will produce many
chances of upgrading the country. The scope of information technology in
Pakistan is bright. It will provide help in expending the industries and trade
in Pakistan. It will be proved as a mean of quick exchange of information. It
will make the efficiency of the institutions far more than expected. Information
Technology wil make Pakistan more popular in the world. Information Technology
will make Pakistan stronger in every field.
Information Technology in Pakistan is the only mean for rapid progress. It will
not only help in selecting good quality of labour but it will help in making
right decision for the progress. We hope that information technology will soon
become popular in Pakistan so that the new paths will be discovered for the
prosperity of Pakistan.