The Singapore government will be leveraging the opportunities provided by Big Data, sensors, cloud and open data to improve productivity and citizen services, while ensuring information security, said Zaqy Mohamad, Member of Parliament & Chairman for the Government Parliamentary Committee, Ministry of Communications and Information, Singapore.
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The industry’s flagship 3rd Annual FutureGov Forum Western Australia spotlights public sector accountability. As the first in FutureGov’s 2014 series for Australia and New Zealand, forum explores ICT accountability, governance, cyber-security, and risk management reforms. Speakers represent ANZ, European and North American governments.
Shared Services Canada, the Canadian Government’s centralised IT service, is upgrading its data centres’ security with software defined networking and network functions virtualisation for network traffic inspection.
The New South Wales State Government in Australia has released a new ICT investment policy to drive better value from its annual US$1.8 billion ICT investment. The guidelines will minimise duplication and support cross-agency approaches to problem solving.
With the launch of the New Zealand Business Number programme last week, the New Zealand Government proposes to assign a single identifying number to all businesses, government agencies and commercial entities in the country. This will facilitate the different government departments to coordinate and deliver integrated services to businesses.
Vietnam Ministry of Finance will collaborate with Microsoft to provide online public services, optimise IT infrastructure for cloud and develop an internal information portal on the financial sector.
Victoria Police is investing A$2.5 million (US$2.26 million) to improve its system and processes so that information about warrants can be assessed by all police within one to four days of their issue, said Kim Wells, Minister for Police and Emergency Services of Victoria, a state in Australia with a population of 5.7 million.
Nanjing city in China has become world’s first to use eLTE broadband trunking for its municipal network. eLTE has provided city officials with a secure and reliable integrated network for all services and enabled them to harness real-time analytics, collaboration and mobility.
Under moves to drive performance improvements and efficiency across its IT environment, Australia’s Department of Defence is to invest US$153 million for Distributed Computing Centralised Services.
A post event report spotlighting on key insights from the region’s top public sector technology leaders at the 10th annual FutureGov Summit 2013.
Hyderabad city in India recently announced plans to trial mobile devices to enable online police verification of passport applications and cut delivery time of passports.
In a visit to Ngee Ann Secondary School yesterday (22 July), FutureGov found students deeply ...
The Infocomm Development Authority and Ministry of Education of Singapore have initiated plans to introduce ...
Ngee Ann Secondary School’s students are on a bid to “change the world” with ...