Connected Government Cloud Enabling Public Services

April 29, 2014

Cloud adoption has had a tremendous impact on e-Government or digital government, leading to reduced operations cost, reduced IT footprint, sharing of knowledge and infrastructure and overall more effective public services. National and local governments that are capitalizing on the cloud infrastructure are starting to reap benefits with the improved government to government (G2G), government to business (G2B) and government to citizen (G2C) services. This white paper looks at the functional and nonfunctional challenges that arise in building an e-Government stack and how an enterprise-ready Platform as a Service can help in solving these challenges.

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State of Oregon

Official LinkedIn page for the state of Oregon. Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. It is located on the Pacific coast, with Washington to the north, California to the south, Nevada on the southeast and Idaho to the east. The Columbia and Snake rivers delineate much of Oregon's northern and eastern boundaries, respectively.

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Older Americans 2016: Key Indicators of Well-Being

whitePaper | June 29, 2016

Older Americans 2016: Key Indicators of Well-Being (Older Americans 2016) is the seventh in a series of reports by the Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics (Forum) describing the overall condition of the U.S. population age 65 and over. The reports use data from over a dozen national data sources to construct broad indicators of well-being for the older population and to monitor changes over time. By following these data trends, the reports make more information available targeted toward efforts to improving the lives of older Americans.

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2020 federal agenda

whitePaper | March 9, 2020

Our federal funding and policy priorities for the coming year reflect our public mission and our commitment to the public good, which are inextricably linked to the University’s historical partnership with the U.S. government. The federal government’s longstanding pledge to invest in research empowers the UW to bridge the gap between curiosity and research-driven discovery and is critical to the health and economic competitiveness of our nation. From regenerative medicine to cleanenergy technologies, new knowledge for a better world is the driving force behind what we do. Support from the federal establishment is critical to ensuring that our positive impact continues.

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The CERA Spatial Data Infrastructure

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Unprecedented is the phrase often used to describe the situation which Christchurch New Zealand encountered following the magnitude 7.1 and 6.3 earthquakes of September 2010 and February 2011 and their associated aftershocks. Not only was the Christchurch City CBD virtually destroyed, the on-going aftermath included the removal of more than 200,000 tonnes of liquefaction silt, more than 1,000 km of roads requiring rebuild or repair and more than 500 km of sewer pipe needing replacement.

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Driving Sales Behavior With Non-Cash Rewards

whitePaper | October 3, 2018

In the end, you need to be rewarding your sales reps with more than just money if you want to keep them motivated and if you want your sales compensation plan to deliver on its promises.

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City of Vancouver Digital Strategy

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This document presents the City of Vancouver’s Digital Strategy. It provides background on the current state, the results of the consultation process, the goals and objectives, the strategy’s digital initiatives, and a road map for action plans.

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Response to the Government’s Housing White Paper

whitePaper | March 21, 2017

On 7 February 2017 the Government published ‘Fixing our broken housing market’. This is in the form of a White Paper. The White Paper provides an analysis of the issues and challenges facing both the delivery of and access to housing. The document comprises a range of 'proposals' which are the subject of consultation and issues on which it is seeking comment. It also provides a range of questions for comment.

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State of Oregon

Official LinkedIn page for the state of Oregon. Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. It is located on the Pacific coast, with Washington to the north, California to the south, Nevada on the southeast and Idaho to the east. The Columbia and Snake rivers delineate much of Oregon's northern and eastern boundaries, respectively.

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