Topic: Government

Enabling a strong, efficient virtual democracy

Enabling a strong, efficient virtual democracy
By Jørgen Solberg | 11 June 2021

New solutions for Microsoft Teams are enabling local and state councils to run virtual meetings more efficiently and improve the democratic process

New solutions for Microsoft Teams are enabling local and state councils to run virtual meetings

Agilisys launches solution to help local authorities assess impact of social care

Agilisys launches solution to help local authorities assess impact of social care

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By Alex Smith | 09 June 2021

Social Care Cost and Demand Modelling Solution can reduce overspend by informing funding decisions

Hart InterCivic and Microsoft partner for election security

Hart InterCivic and Microsoft partner for election security
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By Alex Smith | 04 June 2021

ElectionGuard software will be incorporated into Hart’s Verity voting systems

Shaping sustainable futures for smart cities

Shaping sustainable futures for smart cities
By Rashesh Mody | 18 May 2021

AVEVA’s unified insights offer urban policymakers the opportunity to embed resilience into their smart cities, thanks to cloud computing and predictive intelligence tools

AVEVA’s tools help urban policymakers embed resilience into their project plans

Azure helps ACAS cope with increased citizen needs during Covid-19

Azure helps ACAS cope with increased citizen needs during Covid-19
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 May 2021

Cloud platform has enabled arbitration service to handle doubling in number of calls

Microsoft develops new partnerships to bridge disability divide

Microsoft develops new partnerships to bridge disability divide
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 April 2021

Initiative with UK government and SeeAbility aims to support people with disabilities

Embracing change: a new era for the public sector

Embracing change: a new era for the public sector
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 April 2021

Technology is enabling public sector organisations to pivot from process-led to citizen-centric service provision. Microsoft’s Julia Glidden shares how the firm’s products and partnerships have driven this change during a global crisis

Julia Glidden discusses the role of Microsoft’s products and partnerships during a global crisis
 

UK government signs new three-year MOU with Microsoft

UK government signs new three-year MOU with Microsoft
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 April 2021

Partnership aims to help the public sector benefit from cloud computing and business applications

Meeting & Document Management Virtual Summit

Meeting & Document Management Virtual Summit
By Alex Smith | 18 March 2021

30 March; virtual event

Event will demonstrate value of meeting and document handling solutions for councils, legal firms and charities

Microsoft supports Australian Government in new media proposal

Microsoft supports Australian Government in new media proposal
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 February 2021

Bing could replace Google search functions in the country following new legislative changes

Covid-19 has driven ‘exponential boost’ in public sector cloud adoption

Covid-19 has driven ‘exponential boost’ in public sector cloud adoption
By Alex Smith | 20 November 2020

Microsoft’s Julia Glidden says pandemic has seen public sector organisations embrace innovation

Bentley Systems and Microsoft to digitise urban planning

Bentley Systems and Microsoft to digitise urban planning
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 October 2020

Combination of the firms’ solutions will enable the development of city-wide digital twins

Houston expands digital alliance with Microsoft

Houston expands digital alliance with Microsoft
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 August 2020

‘Accelerate’ initiative will help the city upskill residents and create new economic opportunities 

Horton Housing chooses Central for modern IT

Horton Housing chooses Central for modern IT
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 August 2020

IT firm helped the housing association migrate to Office 365 and deploy Microsoft Teams

Kent and Essex Police roll out Microsoft 365

Kent and Essex Police roll out Microsoft 365
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 August 2020

New solution enables frontline staff to spend more time out in the community

CaseLines helps UK local authorities to future-proof operations

CaseLines helps UK local authorities to future-proof operations
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 July 2020

Firm’s cloud-based platform enables secure and efficient working, from home and in the office

Microsoft launches Accelerate: Atlanta to upskill residents

Microsoft launches Accelerate: Atlanta to upskill residents
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 July 2020

The initiative aims to increase employability for the city’s underserved communities

ICS.AI webinar: AI Omnichannel Citizen Engagement Platform

ICS.AI webinar: AI Omnichannel Citizen Engagement Platform
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 July 2020

14 July 2020; virtual event

Event will explore how AI can help local councils improve citizen satisfaction

ICS.AI helps Southampton City Council deliver better public services

ICS.AI helps Southampton City Council deliver better public services
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 July 2020

AI-infused chatbot SOBOT has seen 90 per cent success rate in answering citizens questions

Chatbot allows Scottish patients to access Covid-19 support

Chatbot allows Scottish patients to access Covid-19 support
Microsoft
By Alex Smith | 10 June 2020

Ave was developed by NHS 24 and is hosted on the Microsoft Azure platform

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