Topic: Government

Mayor of London and Microsoft launch Civic Innovation Challenge

Mayor of London and Microsoft launch Civic Innovation Challenge
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 November 2019

Initiative will support technology companies that create solutions for the city’s biggest challenges

Microsoft wins US$10 billion Department of Defense contract

Microsoft wins US$10 billion Department of Defense contract
By Lindsay James | 28 October 2019

Ten-year deal is part of Pentagon efforts to upgrade the military’s cloud infrastructure

UK Government backs Microsoft and University of Cambridge AI project

UK Government backs Microsoft and University of Cambridge AI project
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 October 2019

Multimillion-pound initiative aims to help researchers improve ways to build the technology

Connecting people and services with Microsoft technology

Connecting people and services with Microsoft technology
By Jacqui Griffiths | 30 August 2019

Government agencies, healthcare providers and educators are using innovative cloud and mobile solutions to connect their people and meet increasingly high citizen expectations

Government, healthcare and education providers are using cloud solutions to meet citizen expectations

Warwickshire Council boosts staff productivity with Microsoft technology

Warwickshire Council boosts staff productivity with Microsoft technology
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 August 2019

Teams, SharePoint and Office 365 will enable staff to work securely whenever and from wherever 

Aberdeen City Council drives digital transformation with Microsoft

Aberdeen City Council drives digital transformation with Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 August 2019

Scottish authority is using Cloud Navigator to revolutionise how it services 200,000 people

Smart City Expo World Congress 2019: cities made of dreams

Smart City Expo World Congress 2019: cities made of dreams
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 August 2019

19-21 November 2019; Barcelona

Event aims to empower cities and encourage urban innovation to create a better future

Microsoft Malta supports Gozo Innovation Hub

Microsoft Malta supports Gozo Innovation Hub
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 August 2019

Project aims to encourage start-ups and IT firms to operate from the Mediterranean island 

Denmark is using Office 365 for healthy productivity

Denmark is using Office 365 for healthy productivity
By Lindsay James | 02 August 2019

The country’s national healthcare system governing body successfully migrated its most sophisticated workflows to the cloud

The country’s national healthcare system successfully migrated its most sophisticated workflows to the cloud

Wiltshire Council is using Microsoft virtual assistants to free up staff time

Wiltshire Council is using Microsoft virtual assistants to free up staff time
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 July 2019

UK council assures that no jobs will be lost and staff will be trained with digital skills 

How digital technology is uniting local governments and citizens

How digital technology is uniting local governments and citizens
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 July 2019

New Velrada whitepaper outlines the benefits of driving community engagement

Build 2019: Microsoft tech to improve election and voting security

Build 2019: Microsoft tech to improve election and voting security
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 May 2019

ElectionGuard and Microsoft 365 for Campaigns will better the system for the future

South Australia prison uses Azure and Office 365 to reduce reoffending

South Australia prison uses Azure and Office 365 to reduce reoffending
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 April 2019

Programme aims to give inmates the necessary employment skills for when they leave prison

How we can ensure the security of cyberspace

How we can ensure the security of cyberspace
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 April 2019

Facing intense scrutiny, limited budgets and increased regulatory burden, public sector organisations can feel like they are fighting a losing battle when it comes to tackling cybersecurity. The solution may lie in uniting governments, private organisations and the public

Uniting governments, private firms and the public may be the answer for public sector organisations

King County chooses Taqtile and Hololens for employee training

King County chooses Taqtile and Hololens for employee training
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 April 2019

Firm uses hands-free mixed reality instructions to help staff and prevent future operational issues

West Mercia Police to implement live chat solution to help victims of crime

West Mercia Police to implement live chat solution to help victims of crime
By Lindsay James | 08 April 2019

Technology to be hosted on the Microsoft Azure cloud and will use Dynamics 365 CRM

Mott MacDonald partners with Microsoft to deliver smart infrastructure

Mott MacDonald partners with Microsoft to deliver smart infrastructure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 March 2019

Collaboration aims to help cities and governments provide sustainable and valuable public services

Mercato Solutions helps Birmingham Council reduce youth unemployment

Mercato Solutions helps Birmingham Council reduce youth unemployment
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 March 2019

Local authority is using KnowledgeKube to connect young people with employers

Microsoft helps 11 businesses to improve the world with AI

Microsoft helps 11 businesses to improve the world with AI
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 February 2019

AI accelerator programme will support businesses, people and the environment

Chorus Intelligence analytics tools available on Microsoft Azure

Chorus Intelligence analytics tools available on Microsoft Azure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 February 2019

Analyser and Investigator solutions help police piece together crucial case information 

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