Category Archives: Digital

Transforming healthcare with IoT

Speaking at Digital Government 2017, Eugene Farrell, Head of Information Services at the Office of the CIO within the HSE, provides an overview of IoT and healthcare. Opening his address, Farrell emphasises...

Online consumer trust and website value

When it comes to shopping browsing and buying online, consumer trust is vitally important. In order to transact online a customer must trust the website that they are about to do business...

Virtues of virtual

While the technology owes itself to an extensive legacy, virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) has proliferated dramatically in the last decade. Now huge multinationals such as Facebook, Google, Apple, Amazon,...

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...