Topic: Government

London’s police officers use Microsoft Azure to fight crime

London’s police officers use Microsoft Azure to fight crime
By Lindsay James | 01 December 2016

The Metropolitan Police are using Azure to store and review footage from body worn cameras

Siemens collaborates with LO3 Energy on blockchain microgrids

Siemens collaborates with LO3 Energy on blockchain microgrids
By Lindsay James | 24 November 2016

The first project of its kind in the world will see Siemens join forces with the US startup

Australian Department of Human Services deploys Windows 10

Australian Department of Human Services deploys Windows 10
By Sean Dudley | 16 November 2016

35,000 employees now better placed to serve citizens thanks to operating system

Microsoft adds five new offerings to the Azure Government Cloud

Microsoft adds five new offerings to the Azure Government Cloud
By Sean Dudley | 09 November 2016

Organisation expands its FedRAMP Provisional Authorization to Operate with new additions

How technology is revolutionising law enforcement

How technology is revolutionising law enforcement
By Guest | 03 November 2016

Law enforcement agencies are increasingly turning to cloud and mobile solutions to enhance the safety of citizens in a secure and efficient way, explains Eric Basha from Microsoft

Microsoft's Eric Basha explains the benefits of using cloud and mobile solutions in law enforcement

How the cloud can improve government data centre security

How the cloud can improve government data centre security
By Lindsay James | 31 October 2016

Three reasons why the Microsoft cloud makes government data centres more secure

 

Microsoft launches new Transparency Center in Brasília

Microsoft launches new Transparency Center in Brasília
By Sean Dudley | 24 October 2016

Facility to help better serve government organisations in Latin America region

Microsoft showcases law enforcement solutions at IACP conference

Microsoft showcases law enforcement solutions at IACP conference
By Sean Dudley | 18 October 2016

Event in San Diego highlights the number of organisations using the Azure Government platform

Protecting government agencies from cyberattacks

Protecting government agencies from cyberattacks
By Guest | 16 September 2016

A cybersecurity attack on a government agency can put the personal data of citizens and employees at risk and potentially have wider security and safety repercussions, says Microsoft’s Paul Hart

Microsoft’s Paul Hart says a cyberattack on a government agency can have huge repercussions

Personalising citizen services at East Hampshire District Council

Personalising citizen services at East Hampshire District Council
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 September 2016

Optevia is helping East Hampshire District Council to undertake its biggest-ever IT operations and citizen services transformation and go council tax-free by 2024

Optevia is helping East Hampshire District Council to undertake its biggest ever IT transformation

The Building and Construction Authority partners with Microsoft

The Building and Construction Authority partners with Microsoft
By Lindsay James | 08 September 2016

Pilot IoT project leverages the new Chiller Efficiency Smart Portal, powered by Microsoft Azure

New calculator estimates the cost of Azure Government

New calculator estimates the cost of Azure Government
By Rebecca Lambert | 08 September 2016

US public sector organisations can now price and configure Azure features for different scenarios

Helping governments to keep citizen data private and secure

Helping governments to keep citizen data private and secure
By Sean Dudley | 07 September 2016

Microsoft’s Jennifer Byrne explains how the growth of digital information is affecting public agencies

Microsoft’s Jennifer Byrne explains how the growth of digital information is affecting public agencies

What's needed to create a smart city foundation

What's needed to create a smart city foundation
By Guest | 01 September 2016

Russ Vanos from Itron says that, in order to create and progress as a smart city, a clear roadmap and plan of action is vital

Russ Vanos from Itron explains the secrets to creating and progressing as a smart city

Helping cities to meet the needs of citizens

Helping cities to meet the needs of citizens
By Sean Dudley | 05 August 2016

Kathryn Willson explains how Microsoft’s rich portfolio of services and solutions is benefitting cities

Kathryn Willson explains how Microsoft’s portfolio of services and solutions is benefitting cities 

Cuyahoga County enters new digital alliance with Microsoft

Cuyahoga County enters new digital alliance with Microsoft
By Sean Dudley | 18 July 2016

Citizens can use new mobile app to quickly gain important county information

Singapore to explore innovative digital government services

Singapore to explore innovative digital government services
By Lindsay James | 14 July 2016

Singapore is partnering with Microsoft on its ‘Conversations as a Platform’ concept

How governments are succeeding in doing more with less

How governments are succeeding in doing more with less
By Lindsay James | 15 June 2016

Governments in Estonia, the UK and Saudi Arabia are reaping the rewards of sharing services

Microsoft Azure is at the heart of better transportation systems

Microsoft Azure is at the heart of better transportation systems
By Lindsay James | 06 June 2016

Cubic Transportation Systems has launched NextTraffic, built on Microsoft Azure

Accelerating public sector response times

Accelerating public sector response times
By Guest | 03 June 2016

Correspondence management solutions built on Optevia’s technology and Microsoft Dynamics CRM are transforming how the UK’s public sector organisations are handling public enquiries. Optevia’s Tim Vernon explains

Optevia’s Tim Vernon explains the benefit of correspondence management solutions