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Microsoft for Public Safety & National Security

Embedding security in the IT ecosystem

13 August 2014 | Jennifer Byrne, Chief Security Officer, Microsoft Worldwide Public Sector
Security no longer is the exclusive domain of security companies – it also belongs to the owners and developers of the IT infrastructure, architecture, and systems

Digital policing evolves in a new era of cyber crime

24 June 2014 | Martin Slijkhuis, Public Safety and National Security Industry Lead, Microsoft Western Europe
The WICLEIM2014 conference addresses law enforcement challenges in the 21st century

The specter of cyberwar puts new demands on defenders

06 June 2014 | Sergio Ortega Cruz, Worldwide Industry Solution Manager, Public Safety and National Security
A new combat domain that cuts across military, civilian, and private sectors demands a new type of warrior and puts a premium on collaboration

Making mobility a productivity tool

20 May 2014 | Marco Manuello, Windows and Device Strategy lead for Worldwide Public Sector
Microsoft’s Enterprise Mobility Suite leverages the cloud to provide efficient mobile device management across a variety of platforms

Achieving resilience against modern cyberthreats

09 May 2014 | Reto Haeni, Chief Security Officer and Advisor for Western Europe, Microsoft
As sophisticated and targeted attacks threaten a wealth of digital resources, organizations require a holistic and proactive cyber strategy

Giving industry a seat at the cybersecurity table

29 April 2014 | D.A. Harris, Director, Business Development, Worldwide Defense
Cybersecurity crosses public and private sector boundaries, but industry is often held at a distance in preventative planning for cyber threats – here’s why we need to work together

Laying a sound foundation for cybersecurity

24 April 2014 | Sergio Ortega Cruz, Worldwide Industry Solution Manager, Public Safety and National Security
Cyber threats continue to advance, but public sector organizations can’t forget the basics

Time is up for Windows XP

08 April 2014 | Marco Manuello, Windows and Device Strategy lead for Worldwide Public Sector
Support for Windows XP is coming to an end on April 8, and agencies must act now to protect their data

As XP Service Ends, A New Era Begins

01 April 2014 | Marco Manuello, Windows and Device Strategy lead for Worldwide Public Sector
With the end of support for XP rapidly approaching, governments have new opportunities to create secure, flexible, and productive workforces

Taking a multimedia approach to law enforcement and safety

27 March 2014 | Martin Slijkhuis, Public Safety and National Security Industry Lead, Microsoft Western Europe
Communication drives crime investigation across mobile, TV and web devices

Dutch Public Prosecution Service Deploys Mobile Applications to Improve Productivity

06 February 2014 | Dr. Andrew Hawkins, Managing Director, Public Safety and Justice, Worldwide Public Sector, Microsoft Corporation
Touch-enabled devices allow access to legal data in court, at home, or on the road for real-time collaboration

Mobile policing transforms public safety at the frontline

10 December 2013 | Martin Slijkhuis, Public Safety and National Security Industry Lead, Microsoft Western Europe
New cloud-based back-end solutions emerge to enable effective police operations on duty

Devices deliver more for situational awareness and connectivity

05 December 2013 | Marco Manuello, Windows and Device Strategy lead for Worldwide Public Sector
In the office, in theater and in the field, mobile technologies are critical for public safety and national defense

London transit turns to enterprise IT for faster, safer, and more reliable service

15 November 2013 | Jennifer Steele, Senior Marketing Manager, Worldwide Public Sector
Learn how one of the world’s busiest public transportation systems found high volume value in modernized technology

Reimagining CRM tools for the agencies of the future

31 October 2013 | Ayrianne Davis, Applications Lead, Worldwide Public Sector
At November’s Convergence EMEA conference, we’ll showcase the new features that make Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 the must-have tool for productive government agencies

The social enterprise breaks down silos across borders and boundaries

26 September 2013 | Mahesh Punyamurthula , Worldwide Industry Technology Strategist
Tools like SharePoint, Lync, and Yammer prove that location is nothing when it comes to enabling public sector collaboration and knowledge management

Spanish Ministry of Justice Completes Citizenship Backlog with Microsoft SQL Server

27 August 2013 | Dr. Andrew Hawkins, Managing Director, Public Safety and Justice, Worldwide Public Sector, Microsoft Corporation
Innovative e-government solution helps better serve a population in need

Defending public safety and national defense with the touch of a finger

13 August 2013 | Jennifer Steele, Senior Marketing Manager, Worldwide Public Sector
A host of Windows 8 apps put information, tools and new resources at your fingertips for a variety of needs, from law enforcement to crisis response.

Looking into the crystal ball: What’s next for secure UC?

25 June 2013 | Mahesh Punyamurthula , Worldwide Industry Technology Strategist
We conclude our Q&A series with Tom Guthrie with a discussion on the burgeoning UC marketplace, major trends shaping the industry landscape, and what’s next for Twisted Pair.

Secure UC supports some of the world’s most sensitive and dangerous missions

12 June 2013 | Mahesh Punyamurthula , Worldwide Industry Technology Strategist
We continue our conversation with Tom Guthrie, president and CEO of Twisted Pair, to discuss how unified communications supports covert missions and the unique requirements of international organizations.

Secure UC now and then: The changing landscape and unique challenges of a modern technology

30 May 2013 | Mahesh Punyamurthula , Worldwide Industry Technology Strategist
We sat down with Industry veteran Tom Guthrie, president and CEO of leading secure communications provider Twisted Pair, to discuss the how secure unified communications in the public sector has changed – and where it’s headed.

Command and Control Systems Support Lifesaving Citizen Services in Sweden

30 April 2013 | Martin Slijkhuis, Public Safety and National Security Industry Lead, Microsoft Western Europe
How the Swedish County Ambulance Service embraced new collaborative technology for faster incident response and safer communities

Debunking the myth of law enforcement data and embracing “Consumerization of IT”

12 April 2013 | Jennifer Steele, Senior Marketing Manager, Worldwide Public Sector
Chief Constable Simon Parr explains how BYOD opens new doors for efficiency and productivity in the public sector.

The future of public sector technology: A look inside the Microsoft Institute for Advanced Technology in Governments

02 April 2013 | Robert Hayes, Senior Fellow, Microsoft Institute for Advanced Technology in Governments
Learn more about the emerging trends and issues that will shape the future of international public safety and national security agencies

New software is secure software: The risk of holding on to Windows XP

22 March 2013 | Mark Whittington, General Manager, Worldwide Public Safety and National Security
Why upgrading is a necessity for your productivity, efficiency, IT management and security

Live from IDEX: Situational awareness is the key to public safety and national security

20 February 2013 | Jennifer Steele, Senior Marketing Manager, Worldwide Public Sector
Global Security Operations Centers support a common operational picture that’s critical to national defense

Live from IDEX: Groundbreaking technology that’s changing national defense

15 February 2013 | Jennifer Steele, Senior Marketing Manager, Worldwide Public Sector
A peek into the technology and partner solutions on display this year at IDEX 2013

Three tech necessities for global defense in 2013

12 February 2013 | Mark Whittington, General Manager, Worldwide Public Safety and National Security
Out of the evolving demands, three trends have emerged as critical for mission success in the coming year

The revolution will be optimized: technology for the next generation of public safety and national defence

08 February 2013 | Wayne Phillips, Industry Lead, Public Safety and National Security business, Microsoft EMEA
Windows 8 redefines security, mobility and productivity on land, at sea and in the air.

It’s your desktop, in your pocket

11 December 2012 | Marco Manuello, Windows and Device Strategy lead for Worldwide Public Sector
The Next Phase in Mobility Offers Freedom from Our Devices

It’s a Windows 8 World: What the New OS Means for Public Safety and National Defense Organizations

13 November 2012 | Mark Whittington, General Manager, Worldwide Public Safety and National Security
New operating system delivers improved data security, increased mobility and unprecedented flexibility for a more productive workforce at home, at the office and anywhere around the world.

Cyber Security Awareness all year long

31 October 2012 | Dan Bourgoin, Senior Director, Public Safety and National Security Partners
Some thoughts on National Cyber Security Awareness Month for international agencies.

Cloud, cyber, Windows 8 and more

08 October 2012 | Jennifer Steele, Senior Marketing Manager, Worldwide Public Sector
ISU EMEA kicks off in Rome on October 9. Find out what Microsoft executives will be talking about at this week’s event.

For Microsoft Global Security the Cloud changes everything

04 September 2012 | Mike Howard, Chief Security Officer (CSO)
Find out how Microsoft Global Security is leveraging the Cloud to increase productivity while ensuring the safety of Microsoft employees.

Cyber safety perspectives from Microsoft on Government

02 July 2012 | Jennifer Steele, Senior Marketing Manager, Worldwide Public Sector
Find out how the Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit is helping governments and international organizations investigate and stop cybercrime worldwide.

Sharing the responsibility for a secure critical infrastructure

30 May 2012 | Lori Woehler , Senior Director, WWPS Security
Learn how to incorporate security into the application development lifecycle to help in defend your critical infrastructure assets.

Technology in support of safer democracy

03 May 2012 | Jennifer Steele, Senior Marketing Manager, Worldwide Public Sector
Find out what was said about the relationship between open government and public safety at the OGP annual meeting.

European leaders discuss the future of cyber safety

01 May 2012 | Martin Slijkhuis, Public Safety and National Security Industry Lead, Microsoft Western Europe
Find out what industry experts will discuss at an upcoming forum on cybersecurity and digital crimes.

Public safety demands secure collaboration

26 April 2012 | Martin Slijkhuis, Public Safety and National Security Industry Lead, Microsoft Western Europe
Find out about new security updates to improve public safety collaboration.

Emerging national approaches to cybersecurity

19 April 2012 | Lori Woehler , Senior Director, WWPS Security
Find out how to shape an integrated cybersecurity strategy.

Why transparency in the cloud matters

27 March 2012 | Kellie Ann Chainier, Director of Office Regulatory and Policy Strategy, Worldwide Public Sector
Find out how to assess cloud providers’ privacy practices to ensure the highest standards in data protection.

World Economic Forum explores emerging cybersecurity challenges, solutions

01 March 2012 | Martin Slijkhuis, Public Safety and National Security Industry Lead, Microsoft Western Europe
Find out what the experts had to say about cybersecurity in Davos last month.