The Brazilian municipality of Bauru takes on high maintenance costs, crash safety and energy savings all in one brilliant play. Read in this case study how installing 2,000 GE LED traffic lights made their mark on the municipality’s traffic… and, in a very substantial way, on its coffers.
Transport for London (TfL) first introduced contactless payments on London buses in 2012 and two years later extended them to cover all modes of travel on the world’s largest contactless pay-as-you-go network – covering bus, rail, Tube and tram. This video from Cubic Transportation Systems highlights the tremendous results TfL has seen.
When Kanaiwa Hospital in Kanazawa, Japan, decided to introduce a comprehensive electronic health records system, it needed a smooth transition from its old paper record-keeping as well as a "non-stop" network to support the new system. In this Allied Telesis case study, you'll read about the technology that is fulfilling the hospital's objectives.
At the May 2013 World Economic Forum on Africa, the Nigerian National Identity Management Commission and MasterCard announced the planned issuance of 13 million National Identity Smart Cards as a pilot program. This case study describes what is considered the broadest financial inclusion initiative of its kind on the African continent.
New Taipei city government began constructing and integrating the public cloud and service cloud, not only to strengthen city government operations and that of its subordinate agencies, but also to determine public sentiment regarding government services. Get details in this Microsoft case study.
The city of Fès, Morocco, needed a way to more clearly quantify the needs of its citizens and the associated performance of its agencies. The African Development Bank chose Fès to test the AfDB City Dashboard, developed with Microsoft and designed to help cities monitor their service performance. Learn more in this case study.
The city of Redmond, Washington implemented Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for public-sector organizations to streamline operations and empower employees with meaningful data. Learn in this case study about the additional benefits the city is realizing.
Leeds Teaching Hospitals, one of the largest providers of emergency care services in Europe, wanted to gain better access to data so that it could identify trends and improve services. Read in this case study how healthcare solutions provider Ascribe leveraged big data, business intelligence and Microsoft technology to make it happen.
To achieve its mission of full potential of inclusive citizenship and more effective financial governance, the Egypt Ministry of Finance seeks the widest financial inclusion initiatives and collaboration between the public and private sectors. Read in this case study on how it worked with MasterCard to develop a government prepaid payroll card.
Helsinki, Finland has a bus system fully owned by the city, but it competes with privately owned bus operators. which means it needs to find ways to lower costs and operate more efficiently to win business. Read in this case study how it worked with Microsoft to develop a system to analyze bus sensor data.