Topic: Government

Microsoft signs agreement with Accident Compensation Corporation

Microsoft signs agreement with Accident Compensation Corporation
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By Alex Smith | 21 October 2021

The New Zealand government agency will migrate its operations to Azure

Microsoft is securing the future of smart cities

Microsoft is securing the future of smart cities
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 October 2021

To truly deliver on the promise of smart cities, Microsoft’s Jeremy Goldberg believes governments need to prioritise accessibility and the effective and transparent use of people’s data

Microsoft’s Jeremy Goldberg believes governments must prioritise transparent use of data

Seamless and trusted city services, thanks to Microsoft Azure

Seamless and trusted city services, thanks to Microsoft Azure
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By Mika Rytkönen | 01 September 2021

Mobile applications have become an essential touchpoint for many of the products and services we use in today’s cities. The cloud platform can support these apps to improve the experiences of customers and service providers

The cloud can support city service apps to improve experiences for customers and service providers

The importance of collaboration in a crisis

The importance of collaboration in a crisis
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 August 2021

Hexagon’s Kalyn Sims discusses the firm’s recently launched collaborative workspace and how it delivers new levels of coordination between organisations across a city or region.

Kalyn Sims discusses Hexagon’s collaborative workspace and how it delivers new levels of coordination  
 

Delivering new levels of citizen engagement

Delivering new levels of citizen engagement
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 July 2021

Over the last 15 months, governments around the world have had to rapidly adapt their services to communities. Julia Glidden gives an insight into some of the ways that Microsoft and its partner ecosystem are enabling change

Julia Glidden shares how Microsoft and its partners are driving change in government services  
 

Accelerating innovation in challenging times

Accelerating innovation in challenging times
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By Andy Clayton-Smith | 19 July 2021

We spoke with Dr Julia Glidden from Microsoft about how the public sector and its use of technology has changed in the last 18 months and how Microsoft hopes to shape the future of public service delivery

Dr Julia Glidden shares how Microsoft hopes to shape the future of public service delivery 

The Summer 2021 issue of The Record is out now!

The Summer 2021 issue of The Record is out now!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 July 2021

Get the latest enterprise insights from industry experts and Microsoft executives

Microsoft named a principal partner in UN Climate Change Conference

Microsoft named a principal partner in UN Climate Change Conference
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 June 2021

Firm will help governments access technologies that support carbon reduction strategies

Agilisys helps Bristol City Council improve IT services and capabilities

Agilisys helps Bristol City Council improve IT services and capabilities
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 June 2021

Technology review will evaluate digital progression and identify areas of improvement

Cumbria and Durham police build apps to fight crime

Cumbria and Durham police build apps to fight crime
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 June 2021

Officers can use the Microsoft Power Platform-based apps to record information about crimes 

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

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