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DEFINITION: The public sector is that portion of society controlled by national, state or provincial, and local governments. In the United States, the public sector encompasses universal, critical services such as national defense, homeland security, police protection, fire fighting, urban planning, corrections, taxation, and various social programs.The public sector overlaps with the private sector in producing  … 
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A Computer Weekly buyer's guide to public open data
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The 11-page buyer's buyers guide looks at the latest the in the publication and use of open data by government and the private sector.
Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 09 Sep 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Using the Latest Technology Trends to Stay Secure and Risk Free
sponsored by DLT Solutions
WEBCAST: Access this webcast to get an insider perspective for maintaining security when operating in the public sector.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Premiered: Jul 31, 2014

DLT Solutions

Computer Weekly – 15 July 2014: Time for an upgrade? Why you should buy IT now
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, as competitive pressures and new technologies drive down IT prices, we find out why now is a great time to buy IT. We examine why going digital means a different approach to IT management. And we hear the latest best practices for improving your customer engagement with IT. Read the issue now.
Posted: 14 Jul 2014 | Published: 14 Jul 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Next Generation Data centre Index – Cycle III
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Organisations that are investing in key areas of IT and changing their mindset in the way they approach IT are well ahead of those just trying to save money,  say analysts Clive Longbottom and Bob Tarzey.
Posted: 27 Aug 2013 | Published: 27 Aug 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Fraud Detection and Prevention in the Public Sector
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Those in the public sector are facing significant fraud, waste, and abuse (FWA) challenges. Check out this informative paper today to learn of these challenges and discover a fraud detection and prevention framework to help combat fraud before it occurs.
Posted: 01 May 2013 | Published: 01 May 2013

Information Builders

CW Special report on Wipro
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 5 page special report from Computer Weekly gives you the facts on Wipro, its strategy, products and services and financial performance.
Posted: 23 Nov 2012 | Published: 23 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

UK Service Provider Performance and Satisfaction 2012
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: This exclusive report from KPMG assesses UK organisations' satisfaction with their outsourcing service providers and looks at outsourcing trends in 2012.
Posted: 14 Sep 2012 | Published: 14 Sep 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Special Report on Steria
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This 5 page special report from Computer Weekly gives you the facts on Steria, its strategy, products and services and reviews its financial performance.
Posted: 14 Sep 2012 | Published: 14 Sep 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Special report on Capgemini
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 8 page special report from Computer Weekly offers a critical assessment of Capgemini, its strategy, products and services and financial performance. Packed with graphs and charts it is essential reading for anyone thinking of working with Capgemini.
Posted: 24 Aug 2012 | Published: 24 Aug 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

The future of Government operations: Digital citizen survey
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: This report from Accenture looks at the challenges facing the public sector in offering digital services.
Posted: 07 May 2012 | Published: 02 May 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

DWP: Social Media Strategies and Idea Street
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
PRESENTATION: David Cotterill, head of innovation at the Department for Work & Pensions (DWP), explains how he using social media to help drive innovation in this short presentation.
Posted: 01 May 2012 | Published: 25 Apr 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Special report on Capita
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: Packed with graphs and diagrams, the report is essential reading for any organisation working with, or thinking of working with Capita.
Posted: 23 Apr 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Unlocking Growth: How open data creates new opportunities for the UK
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The use of open data could be a critical factor in determining the success or failure of the UK’s growth agenda, according this report from the business advisory firm Deloitte.
Posted: 13 Dec 2011 | Published: 13 Dec 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Cloud computing in the public sector
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This report looks at the promise and issues of cloud computing as described today, along with the direction cloud needs to take in order to fulfil on its promise.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 12 Jan 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Social Media in Government: 5 Key Considerations
sponsored by Hootsuite
WHITE PAPER: Government agencies have begun to follow private-sector companies in leveraging social media, but may still have questions regarding the tools, processes, and organizational changes required to make social media work. This informative resource details the five top considerations for government agencies looking to deploy social media strategies.
Posted: 15 Apr 2014 | Published: 15 Apr 2014

Hootsuite

Project Portfolio Management in the Public Sector: Benefits, Challenges, Best Practices and Gotchas
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: As federal government programs have dramatically increased in number and complexity, more agencies have turned to project portfolio management (PPM). This helpful white paper provides an overview of the key things federal agency officials need to know about PPM, as well as best practices to follow and pitfalls to avoid with PPM implementation.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Oracle Corporation

Cloud-Based Services Accelerate Public Sector Adoption of Video Collaboration
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The cloud is growing as a choice for government at all levels and globally. Why? Two big reasons: budget cuts and a need to streamline operations to provide more innovative, efficient services to a demanding, increasingly tech-savvy public.
Posted: 06 Sep 2012 | Published: 06 Sep 2012

Polycom, Inc.

Boost Government Revenues Without a Tax Increase
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: SAP analytics solutions can help today's government agencies overcome the many challenges associated with tax discovery. Read on to learn how SAP's public sector software solutions can benefit government agencies by improving performance, reducing costs and streamlining service delivery.
Posted: 29 Jun 2012 | Published: 29 Jun 2012

SAP America, Inc.

Computer Weekly - 1 May 2012: The technology behind the England football team
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: This week's Computer Weekly examines how the Football Association's IT director is using technology to help improve the prospects for the England national team. Our Buyer's Guide to government IT looks at the future of open source in the public sector and we report from Infosec 2012 on the rising number of cyber attacks. Read the issue now.
Posted: 30 Apr 2012 | Published: 01 May 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly - 28 February 2012: Taking UK government into the cloud
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: This week's edition asks, now that the the G-Cloud store is up and running, will the government's cloudstore transform the market for public sector IT buyers and suppliers? It also examines research that has indicated OS upgrades will attract a significant chunk of investment this year.
Posted: 27 Feb 2012 | Published: 28 Feb 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly 11 October 2011: Download this week's issue of the UK's leading technology publication, featuring the latest news, analysis and opinion on the big trends in IT
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we find out how mainframe technology that was meant to be dead and buried is finding innovative new applications. We analyse the challenges facing the government's largest deployment of agile software development, and our Buyer's Guide highlights the firms making the most of social media. Download the new issue now.
Posted: 10 Oct 2011 | Published: 11 Oct 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly 27 September 2011: Download the latest issue of the UK's leading technology publication, featuring the news, analysis and opinion that matters to IT decision-makers
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we take an in-depth look at Windows 8 - identifying what new features will be key to business users; and examine the remains of the National Programme for IT and what this means for the future of the NHS. Download the latest issue now.
Posted: 26 Sep 2011 | Published: 27 Sep 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Public Sector Business Analytics: The Path to Better Decision Making and Agility
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper evaluates the use of analytics and business intelligence for improving decision making in public sector organizations, as well as the benefits which prebuilt analytic applications can achieving across multiple organizational functions.
Posted: 19 Jul 2011 | Published: 19 Jul 2011

SAP America, Inc.

Global Delivery: A Course to High Performance in a Multi-Polar World
sponsored by Accenture
WHITE PAPER: To fully exploit the opportunities offered by the multi-polar world, multinationals and public sector organizations must successfully create a global delivery strategy, and tap into specialized industry.
Posted: 18 Feb 2009 | Published: 18 Feb 2009

Accenture

Improving Communications in Emergency Situations: Mobile Business Continuity Planning Solutions That Help Mitigate Risks and Improve Responsiveness to Emergency Situations
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the ways in which organizations can ensure preparedness by deploying wireless software solutions based on the BlackBerry Enterprise Solution and BlackBerry applications from Wallace Wireless.
Posted: 08 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

BlackBerry
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PUBLIC SECTOR DEFINITION (continued): …  or providing certain goods and services. The extent of this overlap varies from country to country, state to state, province to province, and city to city. This overlap is most often seen in waste management, water management, health care, security services, and shelters for homeless and abused people. Sometimes, service providers move from the public sector to the private. This is known as privatization, and has been taking place in recent years on a large scale throughout the world. In other instances, a service may shift from the private sector to the public. This is less common, but health … 
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