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Four Government Technology And Innovation Megatrends For 2021

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Most people pay attention to technology and innovation as it plays out in the commercial world, but the innovation happening in the U.S. government is equally exciting to watch. The Covid-19 pandemic will prove to be an innovation trigger, accelerating cloud adoption and remote work capabilities across all of government, promoting new ways for the […]

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Twenty years on, Japan government’s digital ambitions still stuck in piles of paper

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TOKYO — Two decades after Japan rolled out an ambitious plan to go digital, the COVID-19 crisis has exposed the government’s deeply rooted technological shortcomings as ministries remain stuck in a paper-driven culture that experts say is hurting productivity. While Tokyo has made “digital transformation” its main policy plank this year, the switch may not […]