Tag Archives: digital government

F5 Survey: 42% of Govt IT Pros Say Digital Transformation Drives Cloud-Based App Delivery

A new F5 Networks report has shown that 42 percent of government information technology professionals said digital transformation helps advance the delivery of cloud-based applications. F5 said Tuesday it polled approximately 300 government IT personnel worldwide for the 2018 State of Application Delivery report and found that 79 percent of respondents said digital …

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Marty Williams: Govt Agencies Should Take ‘Product & Platform Approach’ to Digital Services Delivery

Marty Williams, technology vice president of digital government services provider NIC, has said government agencies could address the need for citizen-centric digital services through a “product and platform” delivery approach. Williams wrote in an article published Thursday on GCN that a product and platform mindset allows information technology teams to continuously …

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Unisys Introduces IT Services Suite to Support Agencies’ Digital Govt Efforts

Unisys has unveiled a set of software and information technology service offerings designed to support digital transformation programs of government agencies at both state and local levels. The Digital Government Accelerators family of IT services works to help agencies facilitate delivery of digital services to citizens through migration of applications and data to …

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Unisys to Build Customer Service Facility for Philippines’ Civil Registry Modernization Project

Unysis has begun construction of a customer service facility for the Philippines’ statistics authority as part of a 12-year contract to modernize the country’s civil registry system. The information technology company said Monday it also hired approximately 1,100 former contractors of the statistics agency. Unisys was awarded a contract in 2016 to provide digital government …

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Mark Forman: Digital Govt Projects Should Incorporate User-Centered Design Methodology

Mark Forman, global public sector head at Unisys, has said agencies should integrate user-centered design methodology into digital government projects to optimize costs, public service and overall mission delivery. Forman wrote in an opinion piece published Tuesday on Nextgov that the government’s mobile applications and services could be underutilized if project designers …

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Unisys to Support Philippine Civil Registry System Modernization Project

Unisys has received a 12-year contract from the Philippines’ statistics authority to provide digital government services intended to help modernize the country’s civil registry system. The company said Wednesday it will manage a process to originate, authenticate, secure and issue civil registry documents to citizens as well as lead a public-private partnership to design, develop, …

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Unisys Survey: 69% of Govt Responders Support Digital Govt Program Adoption

A Unisys-sponsored survey has found that 69 percent of federal, state and local government respondents have started or are interested to adopt digital government programs while 31 percent are skeptical of the programs’ benefits. Unisys said Thursday 57 and 35 percent of respondents respectively rated themselves as “very concerned” and “somewhat concerned” over digital government’s potential security …

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Deloitte Launches Digital Gov’t Services Licensing, Permitting Tool; Sucha Kukatla, Dave Rey Comment

A Deloitte business unit has introduced an online tool based on the Salesforce platform that works to facilitate interaction and collaboration between professionals and businesses and the government. Deloitte Digital‘s businessCONNECT tool is designed to help businesses view the status of their registrations, submit license and permit applications and pay service fees, Deloitte said …

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