Technology

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Author(s) IBM Government Industry    Date 2012     Source IBM Government Industry - Case Studies     Abstract Advanced analysis software helped German officials evaluate survey data and solve more than 90% of statistical problems immediately leading to better decisions around immigrant integration policies   Access... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 11:19pm
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Author(s) Susan Appe and Judith R. Saidel, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy, State University of New York, Albany Date 2013   Source  E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC) Abstract This... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 8:08pm
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Author(s) Charles Schweik and Lucia N. Miller, Center for Public Policy and Administration, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.   Date 2013   Source  E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC) Abstract... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 7:01pm
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Author(s) Christopher Lovelock, Phil Chap, and Kate Scorza Ingram   Date 2008     Source Program on Social Enterprise at Yale School of Management     Abstract A nonprofit organization has established a for-profit venture to sell donated and discounted technology products. The venture is now profitable and ambitious goals have been... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 12:54pm
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Author(s)Stephen Campbell, Stephanie Shipp, Tim Mulcahy, Ted W. Allen  Date2008 SourceSpringer Science AbstractThe Advanced Technology Program (ATP) collected a unique source of data from highly innovative firms beginning in 1993. These data follow the OECD’s guidelines for collecting innovation data and provide important insights for understanding the innovation process... read more
Sunday, September 18, 2011 - 3:12am
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Author(s)U.S. Government Accountability Office Date1998 SourceU.S. Government Accountability Office AbstractDeficiencies in federal information security are a growing concern. In February 1997, GAO included information security in its list of government program areas at high risk for waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement. Although many factors contribute to these weaknesses,... read more
Sunday, September 18, 2011 - 2:50am
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Author(s)U.S. Government Accountability Office Date2001 SourceU.S. Government Accountability Office AbstractFederal and state agencies are making extensive use of information technology (IT) to address traditional regulatory management. For example, the Department of Labor has a system of electronic "advisors" imitating the interaction that an individual might have with an... read more
Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 11:26pm
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Author(s)U.S. Government Accountability Office Date2001 SourceU.S. Government Accountability Office AbstractIt is essential that the U.S. military--the government's largest user of information technology (IT)--adopt effective IT acquisition practices. This report presents a generic framework of IT acquisition practices from leading commercial firms. Grouped into seven phases, the... read more
Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 11:15pm
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Author(s)Joan Michie and Nicole Bartfai Date1999 Source U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AbstractProject Rural Urban Network (RUN) was established for three purposes: one is to install a 17-mile fiberoptic network that will link the city government of Louisville, Kentucky; Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS); the library system; the science center; the zoo; and Bellarmine College, a... read more
Monday, September 5, 2011 - 8:17am
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Author(s)Joan Michie, Nancy Speicher Date1998 Source U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AbstractL.E.A.P. is an after-school and summer program for low-income African American and Latino children aged 7 through 14. The program is headquartered in New Haven, Connecticut, where 500 children are served. Additional centers are in Hartford and New London, each of which serves about 200 children... read more
Sunday, September 4, 2011 - 11:59pm
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Author(s)Paul Tuss, Laurie Somers Date1997 Source U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AbstractThe TIIAP project represents the expansion of an existing network, the Los Angeles Free-Net(LAFN). LAFN is a nonp rofit organization providing communication, education, and information services for the nearly 19 million residents of greater Los Angeles via interactive computer and... read more
Sunday, September 4, 2011 - 11:48pm
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Author(s)Barbara Kapinus and Laurie SomersDate1998Source U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCEAbstractN/AAccess through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAADownload PDF: Mobile Community Health Information Network
Saturday, September 3, 2011 - 4:42pm
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Author(s)Richard N. SpivackDate2005Source IOS PressAbstractThe convergence of information technology and telecommunications, including Internet technologies, is emerging as a key tool to drive increased efficiency and effectiveness in health systems worldwide. With part of its roots in medical research for military and space applications, telemedicine is expected to make it possible to link... read more
Friday, September 2, 2011 - 10:40pm
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Author(s)Nicholas S. Vonortas and Richard N. SpivackDate2005SourceTechnovationAbstractThis study investigates the organization and management of large research partnerships that form around risky, early-stage, complex technologies. It uses the cases of four such ventures that were selected for funding during the first two competitions of the ATP’s Information Infrastructure for Healthcare (IIH)... read more
Friday, September 2, 2011 - 10:33pm
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Author(s)Jeanne PowellDate2006Source National Institute of Standards and Technology AbstractThe Economic Assessment Office of the Advanced Technology Program (ATP) seeks to develop a standard methodology for undertaking benefitcost studies of science and technology projects for purposes of quantifyingfederal program impacts. A key objective is to facilitate comparability and aggregation among... read more
Friday, September 2, 2011 - 8:23pm
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Author(s)Equality and Human Rights CommissionDateN/ASource Equality and Human Rights CommissionAbstractThe Public Sector Duties share the common goal of ensuring that the public bodies work to promote equality and eliminate discrimination in all of its activities. The Capturing the Gains Project demonstrates how organisations across the public sector are using the duties to making a difference to... read more
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 6:18pm
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Author(s)Equality and Human Rights Commission Date2009 Source Equality and Human Rights Commission AbstractThe Public Sector Duties share the common goal of ensuring that the public bodies work to promote equality and eliminate discrimination in all of its activities. The Capturing the Gains Project demonstrates how organisations across the public sector are using the duties to... read more
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 6:13pm
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Author(s)Center for Technology in GovernmentDate2001Source Center for Technology in GovernmentAbstractOSC’s Division of Municipal Affairs developed a comprehensive and consistent contact management repository to address the complexity of communications with local governments. Their goal was an electronic system to coordinate contact information and alleviate duplication and inconsistency, while... read more
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 5:12pm
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Author(s)Center for Technology in GovernmentDate2001Source Center for Technology in GovernmentAbstractThe NYS Office of Real Property Services (ORPS) launched the state’s new annual property tax reassessment program and worked with CTG and representatives of the local assessment community to understand what resources will be needed to successfully implement the program.Access through the Cases... read more
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 5:10pm
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Author(s)Center for Technology in GovernmentDate2001Source Center for Technology in GovernmentAbstractThe Council on Children and Families partnered with CTG to develop the Kids Well-being Indicators Clearinghouse (KWIC), a Web-based information resource of childhood statistical indicators. This case study covers how the project team faced the challenges of creating a resource that will be... read more
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 5:08pm
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Author(s)Center for Technology in GovernmentDate2001Source Center for Technology in GovernmentAbstractThe NYS Office of the State Comptroller (OSC) redesigned the state’s central accounting system, which is the center of budgetary operations in New York. Along with CTG, OSC worked with representatives from the broad user community to identify what capabilities would be needed in the redesigned... read more
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 4:48pm
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Author(s)Center for Technology in GovernmentDate2001Source Center for Technology in GovernmentAbstractThe NYS Department of Transportation created a standard process for evaluating and approving the agency’s information technology investments. This project is an effort to understand the needs and goals of such a process, as well as evaluate the Department’s efforts to link business, management,... read more
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 4:46pm
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Author(s)Center for Technology in GovernmentDate2001Source Center for Technology in GovernmentAbstractThe New York City Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications created a new knowledge bank to break down stovepipes and help IT professionals with many parts of their jobs including system planning and budgeting, procurement, staffing, and data management.Access through the Cases... read more
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 4:43pm
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Author(s)Center for Technology in GovernmentDate2001Source Center for Technology in GovernmentAbstractThe Central New York Psychiatric Center developed a plan for an intranet application to meet the information management needs of its Operations Department. The agency took advantage of existing technologies and processes to develop a low cost solution to integrate information and coordinate data... read more
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 4:38pm
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Author(s) Luc Bernier   Date 2003   Source Centre Francophone d'Informatisation des Organizations   Abstract OneStop Business Registration (OSBR) is a one-stop project run by the Small Business Development Branch (SBDB) of the British Columbia Ministry of Small Business, Tourism, and Culture (MSBTC). It involves more than ten partners from the public... read more
Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 1:18am
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Author(s) Carole Maziade, Line Ricard   Date 2003   Source Centre Francophone d'Informatisation des Organizations   Abstract Ambassadeur is a project involving education and training in the use of information technology to obtain government information. Headed by the Jonquière office of Human Resources Development Canada, the project is being... read more
Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 1:06am
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Author(s)Paule LabergeDate2003Source Centre Francophone d'Informatisation des OrganizationsAbstractPartners in Change is a project to reorganize the delivery of income assistance and social services provided by the New Brunswick Department of Human Resources Development (NBHRD) and carried out in partnership with the private firm of Andersen Consulting Canada, now Accenture.Access through the... read more
Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 12:53am
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Author(s)Helene SicotteDate2003Source Centre Francophone d'Informatisation des OrganizationsAbstractOntario Business Connect (OBC) provides registration services for new businesses at multiple access points. Headed by the Ontario Ministry of Consumer and Business Services, the main partners are the government departments and agencies involved with new businesses at the provincial and federal... read more
Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 12:49am
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Author(s)Patricia Diamond FletcherDate2003Source Center for Technology in GovernmentAbstractThe electronic filing of income tax returns, or the e-file program, began with a partnership between the IRS and H&R Block in 1985 and has since grown to include a large number of tax preparers and individual and business taxpayers.Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers... read more
Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 12:46am
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Author(s)Sylvie NigotDate2003Source Cellule Interfacultaire de Technology AssessmentAbstractFirstGov.gov is the federal government’s official Web portal enabling government-to-citizen (G2C), government-to-business (G2B), and government-to-government (G2G) interactions and transactions to occur. The portal provides access to millions of Web pages from federal and state governments, the District of... read more
Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 12:43am
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Author(s)Patricia Diamond FletcherDate2003Source Center for Technology in GovernmentAbstractFirstGov.gov is the federal government’s official Web portal enabling government-to-citizen (G2C), government-to-business (G2B), and government-to-government (G2G) interactions and transactions to occur. The portal provides access to millions of Web pages from federal and state governments, the District of... read more
Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 12:40am
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Author(s)Carole Maziade, Lise PrefontainDate2003Source Centre Francophone d'Informatisation des OrganizationsAbstractThe cadastre reengineering project involves developing and installing information and management systems for Quebec’s real property tax program. Overseen by the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR), the project is being implemented by a private partner, the DMR Consulting Group,... read more
Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 12:35am
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Author(s)Martin Hagen and Herbert KubicekDate2003Source Cellule Interfacultaire de Technology AssessmentAbstractBremen Online Services is a federally funded project that aims to develop electronic government and to provide online transactions and payments in a secure way. The German project is carried out in an innovative public-private partnership by the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen and... read more
Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 12:28am
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Author(s)Lise Préfontaine, Valéry Ramonjavelo, Carole Maziade and Line RicardDate2003Source Centre Francophone d'Informatisation des OrganizationsAbstractThe Service Canada initiative is an experimental project designed to improve the accessibility and quality of government services for citizens. Sponsored by the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, its implementation takes the form of... read more
Saturday, August 27, 2011 - 1:42pm
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Author(s)Ophelia Eglene and Sharon S. Dawes DateSourceCenter for Technology in GovernmentAbstractThe New York State Geographic Information System (GIS) Coordination Program hosts a formal data sharing cooperative and a variety of educational and support services to encourage state and local development and use of spatial data. Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers... read more
Friday, August 26, 2011 - 3:13pm
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Author(s)Claudio Orrego, Carlos Osorio and Rodrigo MardonesDate2000Source World BankAbstractRecognizing the potential benefits of IT, the Chilean Government established a Communications and Information Technology Unit (UTIC) in 1998. The UTIC was given the mandate of coordinating, promoting, and advising the Chilean Government on the development of IT in the areas of employment, information and... read more
Monday, August 22, 2011 - 4:20pm
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Author(s)K. Bikshapathi, P. RamaRaju, and Subhash BhatnagarDate2006Source World BankAbstractThe Government of Andhra Pradesh (GoAP) has implemented many statewide e-Government applications since the year 2000, when the Central Government of India enacted the IT Act of 2000 to provide legal recognition to electronic transactions. As a part of these initiatives, GoAP has set up an E- Procurement... read more
Monday, August 22, 2011 - 4:16pm
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Author(s)World BankDate2000Source World BankAbstractThe Municipal Government of Seoul, South Korea, crafted the OPEN system (Online Procedures ENhancement for Civil Applications) to target corruption. The system publishes a variety of information related to the services, permits and licenses issued by the local government. The status of an application can be tracked by the applicant on a web site... read more
Monday, August 22, 2011 - 4:13pm
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Author(s)P. Panneervel and Subhash Bhatnagar Date2001 Source World Bank AbstractThrough the use of computers and other electronic devices at 10 remote interstate border check posts in Gujarat, India, a team of savvy public officials have reduced corruption and significantly increased the state's tax revenue. Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers... read more
Monday, August 22, 2011 - 4:09pm
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Author(s)Lic. Gustavo Axel RadicsDate2011Source World BankAbstractThe mission of the Cristal Government initiative, launched by the current administration, is to disseminate online, and in an easily understood format, all information concerning the use of public funds in Argentina. This includes information not only about the amounts of money devoted to different programs, but also how these... read more
Monday, August 22, 2011 - 1:56pm
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Author(s)TaraSeattle Date2008 SourceTaraSeattle's Channel at Youtube AbstractDigital Democracy in Egypt made by Tharaa Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Digital Democracy in Egypt
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 1:57pm
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Author(s) David Sasaki of Global Voices Online   Date 2007   Source Global Voices Online   Abstract All Blogs organised a forum on Digital Democracy with David Sasaki of Global Voices Online as the main speaker. Other's included Jeff Ooi, Rocky and Datuk A. Kadir Jasin. It was held on 3rd October 2007 at KLGCC, Kuala Lumpur.   Access through the... read more
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 1:54pm
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Author(s)Wijayananda Jayaweera Date2001 SourceWorld Bank AbstractSpectacular growth in information technology, and specifically the Internet, has the potential to offer a new set of tools for rural development. However, it requires special efforts to create appropriate access models for those who can neither afford Internet access nor have the language capacity to understand the... read more
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 4:47pm
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Author(s)Subhash Bhatnagar Date2000 SourceWorld Bank AbstractIn recent years, the milk co-operative movement initiated by India's National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) has led to a substantial increase in milk production in India. The two main reasons for this increase are more efficient collection of milk and higher profits for producers, both of which have been influenced by IT... read more
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 4:44pm
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Author(s)Miguel Porrua, Tallion, Jeffrey Rinne, and Alejando Serrano Date2001 SourceWorld Bank AbstractThe government of Colombia made a serious commitment to e-government in 2000-01, mandating that all federal government agencies develop an Internet presence, and creating a unit in the Office of the President to assist and monitor their progress. The Colombian government also... read more
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 4:39pm
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Author(s)Jeremy Mashaw, Yale University DateFebruary 2009 SourceWorld Bank AbstractHanoi and Ho Chi Minh City each launched Web development projects for business service agencies in 2000. The two websites (Hanoi Ministry of Planning and Investment and Ho Chi Minh Department of Planning & Investment) are designed to serve as the first point of contact for potential investors,... read more
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 4:14pm
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Author(s)Subhash Bhatnagar Date2001 SourceWorld Bank AbstractUsing an "off-the-shelf" customs application package as the main building block, the Philippines Customs Bureau has developed an on-line system to process clearance of imports, payment of duty, and delivery of release orders for shipments to leave the docks. The new on-line system has lessened the cost of trade for... read more
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 4:12pm
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Author(s)The Kingdom of Bahrains eGovernmen Authority Date2009 SourceThe Kingdom of Bahrains eGovernmen Authority Abstracta short video clip illustrating E-Government Initiatives of the Kindong of Bahrain Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Bahrain's eGovernment Promotional Film - 2009
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 3:47pm
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Author(s)Chicago Works Date2011 SourceChicago Works AbstractWith more than 4 million calls coming in annually, Chicago's 311 Call Center is one of the city's busiest operations. 311 operators are trained to handle just about any question that comes their way. Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: 311 City Services Center
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 3:17pm
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Author(s)Michael Nutter Date2008 SourcePhilly311 AbstractMayor's Public Service Announcement for opening of Philadelphia's 311 Contact Center on December 31, 2008 Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Mayor of Philadelphia Introduces New 311 Contact Center
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 2:55pm

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