Heartbleed, a recently-reported security bug in the widely used open-source OpenSSL encryption software, has revealed a severe vulnerability that could lead to unauthorised access to confidential data. FutureGov speaks to government leaders and industry experts on how public sector organisations should respond to this security gap.
Motorola has sold its Enterprise business to avail resources and ...
Singapore’s IDA International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Infocomm Development ...
Access to open data is one of the key focus of the ‘Smart London Plan’ by the City Hall, with an aim to evolve the London Datastore into a global exemplar platform by 2016 and double the number of users on the Datastore and Dashboard by 2018.
The Government of United Arab Emirates has launched the world’s first smart government app store, with over 100 apps for citizens on both Android and iOS.
UK and Israel have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which will see greater collaboration to improve digital public services in the two countries.
UK’s Minister for the Cabinet Office, Francis Maude, shares five principles that have characterised UK’s government modernisation journey and which he believes should characterise productive, effective and successful governments, now and in future.
The City of Birmingham, the most populous British city outside London with over 1 million residents, has launched the Birmingham Smart City Roadmap, which includes enhancing connectivity and opening up more data, according to Chair of the Birmingham Smart City Commission James Mackay.
The Amsterdam Smart City, Amsterdam Economic Board and the Waag Society are distributing 100 Smart Citizen Kit this month, to create a network of sensors in the city.
Dubai has launched a ‘Smart City’ strategy that will transform 1000 government services and focus development in six key areas namely transportation, infrastructure, communications, financial services, urban planning and electricity, announced His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
The UAE mobile government project, which aims to revolutionise how the public sector operates and delivers citizen services, is in full swing, according to His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
In preparation for Winter Olympics 2014, the International Airport of Sochi has rolled out an integrated security system with a wide range of capabilities including security monitoring, alarm situation detection and rapid response.
A post event report spotlighting on key insights from the region’s top public sector technology leaders at the 10th annual FutureGov Summit 2013.
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 ...