Topic: Public safety

UnitedHealth Group and Microsoft launch ProtectWell

UnitedHealth Group and Microsoft launch ProtectWell
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 May 2020

Microsoft Azure-powered app supports return-to-workplace planning and Covid-19 screening

Adaptive Biotechnologies and Microsoft launch ImmuneRACE

Adaptive Biotechnologies and Microsoft launch ImmuneRACE
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 May 2020

Study aims to improve Covid-19 testing methods and inform decision-making around the disease 

ICS.AI helps Cheshire councils manage Covid-19 queries

ICS.AI helps Cheshire councils manage Covid-19 queries
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 April 2020

AI-based digital assistant provides instant virus information from reliable healthcare resources

Taiwan hospital deploys Covid-19 detection device with Microsoft AI

Taiwan hospital deploys Covid-19 detection device with Microsoft AI
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 31 March 2020

Solution checks body temperature and presence of a mask, to prevent spread of virus

Microsoft is working to help combat Covid-19, says Satya Nadella

Microsoft is working to help combat Covid-19, says Satya Nadella
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 March 2020

Firm’s CEO shares how the company is working to address the situation

Microsoft Azure powers CDC Covid-19 assessment bot

Microsoft Azure powers CDC Covid-19 assessment bot
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 March 2020

Solution uses AI to determine who must be treated and prevent healthcare bottlenecks

Microsoft supports Covid-19 global research

Microsoft supports Covid-19 global research
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 March 2020

Azure cloud and machine learning capabilities could help organisations understand the virus

Icertis uses Microsoft Azure to facilitate remote working

Icertis uses Microsoft Azure to facilitate remote working
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 March 2020

VPNs and Microsoft Teams enable effective collaboration while following Covid-19 precautions

BindTuning launches outbreak preparedness kit for Microsoft Teams

BindTuning launches outbreak preparedness kit for Microsoft Teams
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 March 2020

Users can easily share company-specific guidelines and information

Microsoft launches Crisis Communication App

Microsoft launches Crisis Communication App
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 March 2020

Power Apps-based platform aims to mitigate the impact of Covid-19

What is Microsoft doing in the face of Covid-19?

What is Microsoft doing in the face of Covid-19?
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 March 2020

Company is offering free Microsoft Teams deployment to facilitate remote working

Nintex helps fire service respond to emergencies

Nintex helps fire service respond to emergencies
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 February 2020

Scottish Fire and Rescue Services is using Nintex for Office 365 to speed up administrative operations, reduce human error and improve productivity

Scottish Fire and Rescue Services uses Nintex for Office 365 to reduce human error

Microsoft funds initiative to fight mosquito-borne diseases

Microsoft funds initiative to fight mosquito-borne diseases
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 January 2020

The World Mosquito Program aims to reduce the number of insects able to spread viruses

Tech experts use Microsoft Azure to better understand urban air quality

Tech experts use Microsoft Azure to better understand urban air quality
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 August 2019

AI for Earth programme is supporting the Berlin-based project called Airflow

Beca uses Microsoft Azure to help earthquake-struck communities

Beca uses Microsoft Azure to help earthquake-struck communities
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 July 2019

Cloud-based Beacon notifies users of the likely impact on properties and organisations

AI, drones and Microsoft Azure are keeping roads safe

AI, drones and Microsoft Azure are keeping roads safe
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 July 2019

Sund & Bælt, BAM Infra Nederland and OrangeNXT are improving the conditions of our highways

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

Downer uses Microsoft Azure to improve train safety in Sydney

Downer uses Microsoft Azure to improve train safety in Sydney
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 April 2019

Firm’s TrainDNA solution stores and analyses data to enhance engineers’ decision-making

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

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 

Microsoft and MIT develop model to find AI blind spots

Microsoft and MIT develop model to find AI blind spots
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 January 2019

Engineers could use it to improve the safety of, for example, driverless vehicles and autonomous robots

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

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