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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Target: Use open integration architectures
Arkansas integrates 30 systems for better social and healthcare delivery
Using advanced technologies from Council member IBM, Arkansas Department of Human Services is using a service-oriented architecture to integrate 30 different systems, a first step toward modernizing the way it delivers services.

Objective: Enhance workability
Buenos Aires launches initiative to support investors, generate jobs
Buenos Aires officials created a department dedicated to businesses and, working with Microsoft partner Accendo, deployed a custom solution that helped streamlined processes, reducing the time needed for a project to meet formal requirements by more than 65%.

Target: Consider cloud computing
How the cloud helps a South Korean port city diversify its economy
Busan is South Korea’s second largest city and the fifth-largest container-handling port in the world. It turned to Council member Cisco to develop a cloud-based platform designed to spur innovation, economic growth and a modern workforce.

Target: Achieve operational optimization
City of Charlotte facilitates tourism planning processes with event permitting solution
With a big convention on the way, Charlotte, North Carolina, knew it was time to replace its manual processes for event permitting. The city chose a cloud-based solution from Council member Microsoft that automates event requests, workflows and the like.

Target: Achieve asset optimization
Boston pilots asset management platform to keep the street lights on
Leveraging the Maximo solution from IBM, Boston’s Public Works Department is piloting an asset management platform with predictive analytics capabilities to better coordinate repair and maintenance of the city’s 60,000 street lights.

Objective: Revolutionizing people’s relationship with their government
City uses IT solutions and programs to support government, citizens, youth
Working with the Microsoft CityNext initiative, Buenos Aires is developing technology to streamline local government, improve information access and citizen-centric services, and empower youth to build a better future. This video explains how.

Target: Pursue predictive analytics
What is Predictive Data Science?
Predictive data science is the next level of insights to be delivered by combining innovative data sources with state-of-the-art analytical methods. Learn more in this video from Council member TROVE.

 

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