A recent FutureGov survey explored what the region’s top decision makers feel about open source. As queries about trends and various misconceptions came up, we asked Red Hat’s Harish Pillay, the Global Head for Community Architecture and Leadership, and Damien Wong, General Manager for ASEAN, to share their perspectives on what open source is and isn’t.
CIO of Wellington City Council, Channa Jayasinha, reveals to FutureGov the drivers, strategies and technologies behind the Council’s ongoing ICT and business transformation programme.
For bustling global cities like Hong Kong, town planners are faced with unique challenges brought about by its limited land area. Deciding where to put up the next prime commercial area or the new public housing requires impeccable urban planning and design in order to build liveable communities and facilitate economic prosperity.
The Japanese government is running a trial to develop flexible public networks with software-defined networking. Shinya Kukita, Chief Engineer at NEC’s Global Business Unit, shares how this latest technology can allow governments to optimise their networks in response to dynamic public demands.
Ageing population and the rise of chronic diseases are two of the biggest pressures facing healthcare administrators today. Polycom’s Global Director for Healthcare Ron Emerson speaks to FutureGov about how telehealth can help.
CommVault’s Area Vice President for Australia and New Zealand, Bryan Stibbard, shares how public sector agencies can better manage and extract more business value from their data.
In conversation with FutureGov, technology experts from HP share the opportunities for governments in the areas big data and cyber security, in light of the Australian Government’s clear mandate to do more online.
Speaking with FutureGov, Gavin Jones, Vice President Sales and General Manager Australia and New Zealand for Good Technology, shares how the public sector is deriving business value from mobile devices to drive a more efficient government and better citizen outcomes.
UK’s National Employment and Saving Trust outsources scheme management to third party. Galvanises modestly paid workers and small-to-medium businesses into award-winning programme. Avoids ‘pension-speak’ and simplifies access to 24/7 services.
Harry Gumelar, Director of Transformation, Technology, Communication and Information at Indonesia’s Directorate General of Taxes, shares his agency’s journey in implementing the e-filing annual tax return project. The agency has won FutureGov Award for Public Sector Organisation of the Year - ASEAN in 2013.
Jack Dangermond, President and Founder of Esri, shares how Web GIS can help governments tackle a departmental issue he aptly calls ‘sectoritis’.
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