Local Gov as a product, platform and service

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There’s a real challenge for those working in local government trying to make services consistently better for citizens. Many authorities need to grasp the opportunity tech gives us. As it stands, there’s too much reliance on monolithic products and the big suppliers doing very limited innovation.

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5 reasons local government projects don’t make it out of discovery (and what to do about it)

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A discovery phase helps organisations prioritise what to do first when improving a public service. But not all projects make it past this stage. Here are 5 reasons projects don’t make it out of discovery, and how to make sure they do when they should.

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Housing repairs and beyond: the collaboration opportunity for local government delivery

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Housing is one of the fundamentals of local government. But what’s obvious from our conversations with local authorities is that legacy technology is no longer fit for purpose. We must do better. And with a collaborative mindset and agile approach – we can.

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The open source data opportunity that will level up local government

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In this post, our Head of Local Government Glen Oskco explores the role that open source data has to play in local government digital evolution, and how local governments can create better services for their people by becoming data-driven.

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A housing repairs service with people at the centre

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Local authorities are spending an astounding £30 million each year, solely answering housing repair calls. To support these councils we created an online service to help tenants in local authority housing report their repair needs.

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4 reasons taking an open source data approach will help local authorities improve their services

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In this post, our Head of Local Government Glen Ocsko looks at 4 reasons why open source data can help local government organisations provide better services.

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Overcoming digital, data and technology challenges in local government: 3 actions you can take

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In this post, our Head of Local Government Glen Ocsko takes a look at three ways local governments can start to address these challenges and start embedding the process of digital evolution in their organisations.

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