The Conception of the development of the digital economy in Turkmenistan for 2020–2025 is one of the priority directions of the social policy of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. This creative idea is a kind of roadmap for the technological transformation of all branches, their state management and the formation of an economy based on a huge resource and production potential. The “road map”, or otherwise, the action plan for creating a digital economy, consists of several stages, and IT technologies are the instrument of digitalisation.
IT-technologies play an increasing role in the field of production, and new approaches are replacing traditional ones. Information and communication technologies connect workforce, application systems and smart equipment into a single network and help modernise production at any stage of the life cycle.