Topic: Public safety

FotoWare software now used by over 80% of UK police forces

FotoWare software now used by over 80% of UK police forces
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 November 2018

The solution helps officers work more efficiently by speeding up administration

New Signature signed to help Met Police undergo digital transformation

New Signature signed to help Met Police undergo digital transformation
By Lindsay James | 05 September 2018

Organisation will leverage Microsoft Azure cloud as part of Digital Policing initiative

Thales partners with Microsoft to develop Defence Cloud solution

Thales partners with Microsoft to develop Defence Cloud solution
By Elizabeth Robinson | 13 June 2018

Technology will allow armed forces to securely store sensitive data within their own infrastructures

US Customs to use face scanning solution from iProov

US Customs to use face scanning solution from iProov
By Lindsay James | 31 May 2018

Biometric facial verification solution runs on Azure and will help the US control its borders

Atomic Data and Secured2 join forces on data security

Atomic Data and Secured2 join forces on data security
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 May 2018

Collaboration provides a solution for customers who want to improve cyber indemnification

Microsoft releases new security updates for Office 365

Microsoft releases new security updates for Office 365
By Elizabeth Robinson | 06 April 2018

Features will help protect users from cybercrime such as ransomware attacks

Montgomery County Department of Transportation deploys SNOWiQ app

Montgomery County Department of Transportation deploys SNOWiQ app
By Sean Dudley | 28 March 2018

US county partners with EastBanc Technologies to support citizens during snow disruption

Understanding the implications of modern data privacy

Understanding the implications of modern data privacy
By Guest | 23 March 2018

Gijsbert Pols and Swee Huang Hustedt-Teo from Ingenious Technologies explain the impact of GDPR

Gijsbert Pols and Swee Huang Hustedt-Teo from Ingenious Technologies explain the impact of GDPR

How to successfully manage complex security risks

How to successfully manage complex security risks
By Guest | 23 February 2018

Paul Timmins from DXC Technology says that now that companies are going digital and cyberattacks are becoming more sophisticated, finding ways to protect critical enterprise data is more vital than ever

Paul Timmins from DXC Technology says that cyberattacks are becoming more sophisticated


How the cloud is helping police forces to manage digital evidence

How the cloud is helping police forces to manage digital evidence
By Guest | 26 January 2018

Jamie Wilson from NICE says solutions using Microsoft Azure Government cloud are proving effective

Jamie Wilson from NICE says solutions using Microsoft Azure Government cloud are proving effective

French city of Rennes to digitalise urban planning with Dassault Systèmes

French city of Rennes to digitalise urban planning with Dassault Systèmes
By Sean Dudley | 21 November 2017

Officials, residents and businesses will have access to virtual model via 3DEXPERIENCity digital environment

Microsoft helps UK educators prepare for GDPR

Microsoft helps UK educators prepare for GDPR
By Elizabeth Robinson | 20 November 2017

Data privacy session included within recent E2 Education Exchange regional conference

Microsoft’s Brad Smith calls for new ‘Digital Geneva Convention’

Microsoft’s Brad Smith calls for new ‘Digital Geneva Convention’
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 November 2017

President and chief legal officer discusses cybersecurity and the WannaCry attack

Police in the UK can now store data in Microsoft’s cloud

Police in the UK can now store data in Microsoft’s cloud
By Lindsay James | 21 September 2017

Azure has become the first cloud computing platform that can be used by police forces across the UK

Why the UN has chosen Minecraft to help it develop public spaces

Why the UN has chosen Minecraft to help it develop public spaces
By Lindsay James | 23 June 2017

The Block by Block programme is enabling residents to improve public spaces around the world

How Microsoft is helping customers to stay safe and secure

How Microsoft is helping customers to stay safe and secure
By Sean Dudley | 05 June 2017

Microsoft’s Kris Teutsch discusses how the organisation is helping public safety and national security clients fight cybersecurity threats

Kris Teutsch explains how Microsoft is helping public safety clients fight cybersecurity threats

Microsoft enters new partnership with UN Human Rights Office

Microsoft enters new partnership with UN Human Rights Office
By Sean Dudley | 16 May 2017

Organisations collaborate to enhance use of technology to promote and protect human rights

Microsoft, Esri and Frequentis create the control room of the future

Microsoft, Esri and Frequentis create the control room of the future
By Lindsay James | 06 April 2017

Victims of crime will receive better and quicker help from police thanks to Microsoft and its partners 

Cybersecurity must take centre stage in 2017, warns UK expert

Cybersecurity must take centre stage in 2017, warns UK expert
By Lindsay James | 25 January 2017

Stuart Aston, Microsoft’s UK national security officer, outlines his predictions for the year ahead

Chula Vista PD to access criminal justice information

Chula Vista PD to access criminal justice information
By Sean Dudley | 23 December 2016

California force to use Azure and Microsoft Office 365 following CLETS approval

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

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

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

Miami-Dade Police Department boosts public trust with new solutions

Miami-Dade Police Department boosts public trust with new solutions
By Sean Dudley | 15 September 2016

Body-worn cameras and Citizens On Patrol app builds closer ties with communities in Florida County

Microsoft enters security agreement with Oregon CJIS Systems Agency

Microsoft enters security agreement with Oregon CJIS Systems Agency
By Sean Dudley | 12 September 2016

State and local law enforcement able to use Office 365, Azure and CRM for Government

Accenture to help Met Police improve its digital practices

Accenture to help Met Police improve its digital practices
By Sean Dudley | 15 March 2016

Company’s application management services to help boost digital interaction with citizens

The biggest trends for forward-looking cities

The biggest trends for forward-looking cities
By Jacqui Griffiths | 03 March 2016

Digitisation, tourism, transportation and public safety are trending for forward-looking cities, says Microsoft’s Paul Hart

Microsoft’s Paul Hart outlines the impact of digitisation, tourism and public safety

US Department of Defense to upgrade to Windows 10 in 2016

US Department of Defense to upgrade to Windows 10 in 2016
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 February 2016

Four million devices and IT systems to be upgraded to boost cyber security

Microsoft creates proof-of-concept portal for military

Microsoft creates proof-of-concept portal for military
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 February 2016

Cloud-based portal could be used to help plan, monitor and execute military operations

Naval defence expert DCNS selects DS’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform

Naval defence expert DCNS selects DS’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform
By Sean Dudley | 08 February 2016

Platform to aid design, engineering and construction of company’s naval defence solutions

New network created to help public sector organisations fight cybercrime

New network created to help public sector organisations fight cybercrime
By Lindsay James | 13 November 2015

CyAN brings together the expertise of nine independent consultants


Taser International joins Microsoft to deliver law enforcement solution

Taser International joins Microsoft to deliver law enforcement solution
By Lindsay James | 02 November 2015

The partnership will result in a trusted cloud solution for law enforcement agencies across the globe