Category Archives: Digital Government

Going live with digital services

Digital government in Ireland has underwent a tremendous shift in recent times. Amid the launch of MyGovID and the imminent unveiling of the digital services gateway, Ciarán Galway visits the Office of...

Framework for Government 4.0

BearingPoint’s Government 4.0 Framework provides a reference architecture for designing digitally-native public services administrations. The framework defines the overall public service landscape in terms of nine core elements. • Policy – the...

Combatting cybercrime

An increased volume of economic crime and cybercrime in direct correlation with the proliferation of data is presenting a complex challenge for law enforcement. Ciarán Galway visits the Garda Cybercrime Bureau at...

Dublin: a smart city?

Smart Dublin is an initiative of the four Dublin local authorities to engage with smart technology providers, researchers and citizens to solve city challenges and improve city life. Jamie Cudden, Smart City...

Countering e-commerce complacency

When it comes to European e-commerce, Ireland is far from number one. David Curtin, Chief Executive of the IE Domain Registry writes. The latest edition of the European Commission’s Digital Economy and...

Public service identity

Assistant Secretary General in the Department of Social Protection Tim Duggan outlines the improvements to access to public services including Ireland’s Public Services Card and MyGovID. In dealing with identity management in...

Licences.ie a New Approach to Licensing

An Post introduces game changer web platform Imagine a future where form-filling and licence applications stop being a chore. Imagine a single user friendly location dedicated to simplicity and efficiency. Imagine also...

A journey of digital transformation

eolas magazine speaks to Director of Passport Services, Austin Gormley, and Head of Passport Reform, Fiona Penollar about the delivery of a more efficient, predictable and citizen-focused service. Initiated in 2016, the...