El mensaje de datos en el proceso judicial de acuerdo a la regulación del Código General del Proceso
The General Code of the Process, applicable to the processes known by the Ordinary Jurisdiction in civil, commercial, family and agricultural matters, contemplated the use of information and communication technologies, data messages and e-mail in the procedural action. lt also established the legal basis for the implementation of the judicial file and the electronic judicial process in Colombia. Taking into account that context and from the collection and analysis of different standards, doctrine, jurisprudence, diagnoses, reports, etc., related to the implementation of orality, as well as with the modernization and improvement of the quality of the administration service of justice, the investigation was oriented to determine the applicability of the data message and email in the procedural action as well as the progress made in the implementation of new technologies in judicial activity. As a result, it established that the data message is a computer tool whose application takes place through different data bases, systems, platforms, etc., which have been gradually implemented according to the availabi lity of the necessary technical conditions, and of which, only sorne are currently in operation.