A new online fire monitoring GIS platform that pulls together all relevant information - such as hotspots, wind direction, land shape and features, as well as forestry licenses - was launched last week. It has shown to cut response time by 80%.
Community health workers ditched their paper forms in favour of ...
The Royal Malaysian Police is exchanging data with local authorities for the first time to identify and better police crime-prone areas across the country, Nawawi Bin Junoh, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Inspector General Police’s Secretariat (Research & Development) told FutureGov.
Government must use technology to adopt radical new business models, argues Grantly Mailes, Chief Technology Advocate of the Victorian Government, Australia.
There is an “urgent” need for mobile services in the Australian state government of Victoria according to 89% of IT officials in the region, an exclusive FutureGov survey has found.
The New South Wales Department of Family and Community Services has signed a deal with Fujitsu to migrate 27,000 email accounts to the cloud, which will improve mobility of on-ground staff serving communities across the state.
How to protect against internal and external security threats.
An online toolkit for policymakers, a framework for national collaboration, simulations to share census data - Australian Government departments share recent innovative moves, as part of the government’s ongoing Innovation Month 2014.
The Seoul Metropolitan Government’s call centre answers 33,000 calls from citizens everyday and has achieved a citizen satisfaction rate of 95.7%, says Michael Ahn, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs, McCormack Graduate School.
FutureGov caught up with Sue Fyfe, Director, Geoinformatics and Data Services, Geoscience Australia, to discuss how Australia’s latest open data direction is enabling data.gov.au, and the agencies it works with.
Government agencies in the Philippines’ national capital region will soon be able to collaborate and access core services such as email, online security and web hosting with a new high-speed communication network.
Introducing DevOps and how it could benefit your organisation.
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 ...