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Discover how data and analytics can help deliver better government services

Discover how data and analytics can help deliver better government services

See how to apply best practice, understand cloud-based approaches and take first steps to becoming a data-driven tax authority

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

How VR Group is using automation to secure Finland’s railways

How VR Group is using automation to secure Finland’s railways

“Being at the helm of a critical piece of infrastructure, we have a huge responsibility towards our partners and clients. That’s why safety and security are crucial elements of what we do and how we operate.” Mikke Maronen, CISO at Finnish railway company VR Group, is talking about the importance of protecting his business from […]

Johanna Winqvist

Johanna Winqvist

Microsoft, Modern Workplace

Cities recovery agility: Better services and operations  

Cities recovery agility: Better services and operations  

Join our experts as they explore the agile technology that helps cities to recover faster – improving citizen services and operations management. 

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

Cities reboot: activating data for a fast and sustainable recovery

Cities reboot: activating data for a fast and sustainable recovery

What’s the best way to sustainably support citizens, industries and urban spaces? See how cities are using data to make the right strategic choices.

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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The ‘Gov Pod’ series: Microsoft in Government

Learn how cloud computing, emerging technologies and blockchain can enhance the lives of employees and citizens.

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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Belgian police force completes secure, mobile-first transformation

Information sharing is now much easier for officers and support staff – thanks to Microsoft Teams on a powerful and secure digital platform.

Leentje Chavatte

Leentje Chavatte

Microsoft, Data & AI and Digital Transformation

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Four common challenges governments face in a time of crisis

This blog focuses on best practice and solutions for working from home, engaging with citizens, gaining situational awareness and staying secure.

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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Empowering government employees through digital skills

Why governments must lead by example and not delay in ensuring that their people gain the skills needed to succeed in the modern workplace.

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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4 reasons Citrix and Windows Virtual Desktop are better together for government agencies

Government agencies all over the world experience a huge transformation. Obviously, because of the COVID-19 pandemic the trend of remote work has taken off in ways nobody could have imagined a year ago. Since offices closed and civil servants needed to stay in their homes, remote work collaboration was the only option to continue serving […]

Jose Antonio Ondiviela Garcia

Jose Antonio Ondiviela Garcia

Public Sector Government Industry Executive, Microsoft Western Europe

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Ajuntament de Lleida: transforming the public sector with a modern, virtual workplace

“At Ajuntament de Lleida, we think differently. We embrace new technology. And when we see that it could add real value to the work we do, we find a way to make it happen.” Carles GinéSabaté, Systems Implementation Planning Manager at Ajuntament de Lleida, is reflecting on his organization’s open-armed approach to digital transformation and […]

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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Raad van State: Creating a virtual courtroom through a remote-working solution

“This situation has proven that with the right means, support and trust, you can remove half of the desks in your building – and in that sense, I don’t think we’ll ever see 700 people at the same time in the office again.” Ron Lamers, Project Manager at Raad van State, is talking about the […]

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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AI is driving value across businesses in Europe – so why is only 4% of the public sector seeing real impact?

In April 2018, the European Commission adopted its first AI strategy, laying out a vision for how AI could transform the public sector. The strategy revealed how new machine-learning technologies and data tools can improve public services, reduce costs, provide staff with new skillsets and drive efficiencies. And yet, for the vast majority of public […]

Sarah Devitt

Sarah Devitt

Microsoft, Digital Transformation and Public Sector

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