Tasmania’s digital transformation is now much better placed to catch up with other Australian jurisdictions, having released its first-ever digital strategy.
Sector: Local Government
As Queenslanders re-enter pubs and gyms with easing COVID-19 restrictions, the government continues to deal with the economic and social fallout created by the pandemic with the added pressure of preparing for a state election
Indian-headquartered IT services companies have steadily expanded their position in Australian government ICT markets and are becoming a serious competitive force to the more traditional suppliers of infrastructure outsourcing to government agencies.
APS productivity and the effectiveness of government programs throughout the COVID-19 pandemic have hinged on the government’s ability to access digital skills, products, and services.
Extraordinary drought, fires, flooding and the ongoing pandemic are forcing governments to rewrite the rulebook for emergency services agencies across Australia.
Of all the 2019 public sector digital transformation trends, none were more profound than the pivot towards greater collaboration and coordination between governments.
COVID-19 is creating unprecedented social and economic disruption and generating anxiety for many about their future job and income security. It is also giving rise to questions about the likely impacts on government use and purchase of technology.
Historically, a significant number of issues which negatively impact citizens result in new ICT requirements emerging. Australia’s recent quadruple crises of drought, fires, floods and pandemic will create significant demand for new technology solutions.
COVID-19 has already begun to impact heavily on large planned government initiatives, with the proposed Global Digital Platform visa processing privatisation being scrapped, and the new
As COVID-19 rapidly reshapes the world, new functionality is quickly being established by the Federal Government to ensure consistent communication and coordination of efforts across agencies and jurisdictions, and with private and non-government organisations.