Staying social in emergency events
The Shire of Esperance in Western Australia is strengthening community relationships and providing safety information through the use of social media.
Keeping remote communities connected
Burketown may be located in remote North West Queensland, however it offers some the latest technology to ensure its community and visitors enjoy quality infrastructure, services and lifestyle.
Cloud in the field boosts efficiency
A decision by Lake Macquarie City Council in New South Wales to prioritise putting tablet technology in the hands of its outdoor staff is proving the benefits of cloud-based storage systems in the field.
CCTV cameras preventing crime
Frankston City Council is boosting its CCTV capacity after securing funding through the Victorian Government’s public safety infrastructure fund.
King Island chooses MAGIQ*
King Island Council in Tasmania has chosen to implement the MAGIQ Enterprise council management system from MAGIQ Software.
Cracking the code
Local residents of Sunshine Coast Council in Queensland are being encouraged to learn about coding and programming to increase economic opportunities in the region.
New communications link unifies networks
Providing consistent services to all parts of the Dubbo Regional Council area will now be easier for staff based in any of Council’s offices or locations following the commissioning of a new data communications link between Dubbo and Wellington.
Incubating young entrepreneurs
Young entrepreneurs across the Southern Downs region in Queensland are being invited to pitch ideas and gain business skills in an innovative new program.
Intelligent community recognised globally
The City of Ipswich in Queensland has been recognised as a global leader in the application of digital innovation after being named among the world’s Top 7 Intelligent Communities at a conference in Taiwan.
Councils say business management is easy*
PULSE is a newly built Business Process Management (BPM) software solution, created by Local Government Software Solutions Pty Ltd (LGSS) for the Australian Local Government Market.
Western Downs Regional Council (WDRC) in Queensland has embraced the digital age to ensure its road maintenance is faster, more efficient and ultimately delivering a more responsive service to its community.
Starting up a region
Entrepreneurs and innovators in the Gympie Region are set to benefit from an innovative program aimed at growing start-up businesses.
Using data to avoid disaster
Mackay Regional Council in Queensland is about to embark on a project that will improve its decision-making processes in emergency events.
Electronic forms: are you 100% online?*
Many councils in Australia enthusiastically started migrating their paper-based processes to the online environment and created a few electronic forms. However, progress has stalled and the councils were unable to extract further value from their digital transformation move. Why?
NeatStreets: Smart Tools for Asset Monitoring*
NeatStreets, not just a simple app… The developers (PepperStack Global Pty Ltd) have now made it into a community-engagement platform called ‘The NeatStreets Platform’ which asset owners around the world can now use for fault reporting and maintenance operations.