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Microsoft for Public Safety & National Security

Seeking modern solutions to manage prison healthcare spending

10 September 2014 | Richard Zak, Industry Solutions Manager – Justice & Public Safety, Microsoft State & Local Government
With healthcare costs skyrocketing, correctional agencies need a holistic view to deliver the right services to offenders and better utilize limited resources

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

Opportunities abound in the new public sector landscape

13 May 2014 | Jamie Wylly, General Manager, Public Safety and National Security, Worldwide Public Sector
Defense and public safety markets have seen dramatic change in the past two years – and challenged industry to find new ways to put the customer’s mission first

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

Technology modernization is critical for effective global defense

24 March 2014 | D.A. Harris, Director, Business Development, Worldwide Defense
With new threats constantly emerging in land, sea, air, and cyberspace, global defense agencies must ensure their systems are agile and efficient

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

“Know Your Police Station” delivers citizen-based law enforcement power to Delhi

28 January 2014 | A. T. Ball, Managing Director, Asia, Public Safety and National Security
A cloud-based mobile app taps into local communities for real-time updates on neighborhood threats

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

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

Mobility and cloud power 21st century emergency response

20 September 2013 | Dr. Andrew Hawkins, Managing Director, Public Safety and Justice, Worldwide Public Sector, Microsoft Corporation
Learn how emerging technology tools are revolutionizing emergency response collaboration for first responders around the world

Collaboration rules at the 2013 Worldwide Partner Conference

10 September 2013 | Dan Bourgoin, Senior Director, Public Safety and National Security Partners
Learn more about how our Partner of the Year award winner Eurostep is changing the face of supply chain 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

e-Justice, powered by Big Data

20 August 2013 | Dr. Andrew Hawkins, Managing Director, Public Safety and Justice, Worldwide Public Sector, Microsoft Corporation
How emerging case management applications are unlocking the power of data to help justice organizations improve public safety amid significant budget challenges

A prosperous future for cities relies on public safety

08 August 2013 | Sergio Ortega Cruz, Worldwide Industry Solution Manager, Public Safety and National Security
The world’s urban population is on the rise. Learn more about the critical ways technology can support the public safety initiatives that are critical to ensuring a healthy global society.

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.

Mobile platforms, collaboration, cyber crime, cyber security, social media, big data, and tight budgets

05 April 2013 | Dr. Andrew Hawkins, Managing Director, Public Safety and Justice, Worldwide Public Sector, Microsoft Corporation
Senior executives gathered at the Worldwide Forum and Advisory Council to discuss the future of public safety technology. Learn more about the hot topics that captured the discussion.

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

Modern cities demand modern public safety solutions

27 February 2013 | Jennifer Steele, Senior Marketing Manager, Worldwide Public Sector
Cities, towns and communities around the world are turning to technology to keep citizens safe, explains Dr. Andrew Hawkins

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

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.