Tag Archives: digital technology

SAIC’s Mark Forman: CIOs Should Help Agency Leaders Recognize Need for Digital Tools

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Mark Forman, vice president of digital government strategy at Science Applications International Corp., wrote in a commentary published Monday on FCW that government chief information officers should help agency leaders understand the importance of adopting cloud, artificial intelligence, big data analytics and other digital government tools as they transition from response to the recovery phase during the coronavirus pandemic.

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McKinsey Unveils Methodology to Measure Government Spending Productivity

McKinsey and Company‘s government performance research hub has developed a database and benchmarking methodology that works to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of government spending in efforts to advance productivity. The company said that the McKinsey Center for Government’s Government Productivity Scope aims to identify public sector productivity opportunities across healthcare, education, public safety, …

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Deloitte’s William Eggers Pens Book on Public-Sector Digital Tech Landscape

William Eggers, director of public sector research at Deloitte‘s services unit, has authored a book that examines how the public sector modernizes old systems with digital technology such as cloud computing, mobile and analytics platforms. The book, published by Deloitte University Press, also explains how digital innovators address silos, culture, procurement restrictions, workforce …

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CGI to Update Swedish Social Insurance Agency’s Digital Environment for $61M

CGI has secured a potential seven-year, $61.2 million contract for application development and maintenance services in support of the Swedish social insurance agency’s effort to update its digital environment. The company will implement application services to help the Swedish agency modernize and bolster its operations and citizen services through digitalization, CGI …

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Deloitte, Adobe Unveil Government Services Access Platform; Kristin Russell Comments

Deloitte‘s digital unit has teamed up with Adobe to develop a new software platform for government services accessible across digital channels. Deloitte Digital has launched CitizenConnect, which is designed to provide access to multiple citizen services applications via mobile devices in an effort to boost customer relationship management for government agencies, Deloitte said Thursday. “Government’s current …

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Greg Wenzel: Booz Allen Works with US Navy on Integration, Interoperability Areas

Greg Wenzel, an executive vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton, has said the company is working with the U.S. Navy to implement the service’s interconnectedness goals, the Daily Transcript reported Wednesday. Wenzel noted that there are Navy officers who say they need to operate in a networked system “rather than as individual ships, …

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Research and Markets Report Sees Double-Digit CAGR for Mobile Satellite Services Market

A new Research and Markets report foresees a $3.45-billion global mobile satellite services market growing into a $5.62 billion business in five years. The increase represents a 10.2 percent compound annual growth rate from 2014 to 2019, Research and Markets said Wednesday. The study identified emerging digital technologies and demands for an integrated satellite …

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Suleman Alli: Accenture to Help UK Water Service Monitor Assets With Digital Tech

Accenture will work to help U.K.-based water and wastewater services provider Thames Water integrate digital technologies into business systems in an effort to monitor assets through real-time data analytics. Accenture initiated a pilot program in September 2013 to track and evaluate technology integration outcomes using smart grid services at Thames …

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