Public Sector

Public Sector

E-Government, electronic administration and more

How do you make websites barrier-free?

The barrier-free use of internet offers is not a matter of course. People with physical or cognitive disabilities regularly experience difficulties online, both in their private lives and at work. Therefore, public administration services in particular play a pioneering role in making the Internet as accessible as possible. We explain what this means here.

mgm at the NEGZ Autumn Conference 2020: open source, digital administration & legislation

Since 2018, the autumn conference of the NEGZ (National E-Government Competence Centre e.V.) has been held as part of the bitkom "Smart Country Convention". This year's event was the same, but like most other events it was digital & remote. mgm was present with three contributions.

Silver for ELSTER company account at eGovernment competition

A second place - yet great joy at the Bavarian State Office for Taxes (BayLfSt): The "modular corporate account based on ELSTER" of the BayLfSt won silver in the category "Best project for implementing the online access act" at the eGovernment competition 2020.

Why OZG should be interested in model-based software development

For some months now, various calls for an open source offensive have been heard in connection with the digital sovereignty of Germany and the OZG. Our colleague Janos Standt has written down some thoughts and information on this in a LinkedIn article.

New webapp supports Bavarian municipalities in handling e-invoices

Since mid-July 2020, many employees of public institutions in Bavaria have had an important help: With the "E-Rechnung in Bayern" service, they can now validate and visualize electronic bills from suppliers and service providers in a highly secure Internet service. The Webapp thus complies with the European Union Directive 2014/55/EU.

“Hello, is that the council?” – Short study sees great potential for voice-controlled e-government...

Voice-controlled interaction offers great potential for providing barrier-free and low-threshold access to e-government services. The short study on voice-control for e-government services in Germany, funded by the National E-Government Competence Centre (NEGZ), looks at which steps need to be considered for the implementation.

Leadership and beliefs – Interview and Podcast with Eva-Lotte Gnüg & Matthias Uebel

Belief systems in an organisational context are part of every corporate culture. These have a considerable influence on the implementation of changes in the...

Low Code Development – Recommendations for planning and implementation

Low Code Development - a crisp RESEARCH study in cooperation with mgm Everyone (in IT) is talking about low code. The present study by Crisp...

How the government can retain its sovereignty even in times of digitalisation

This year's Smart Country Convention took place in Berlin from October 22nd to 24th, during which numerous visitors were able to exchange information on possibilities for digitising administration and public services.

Mobility should simply happen: the future of public transport at Hamburger Hochbahn

Interview with Dr. Britta Oehlrich, Head of Business Area Development, Hamburger Hochbahn AG Dr. Britta Oehlrich is head of the Business Area Development staff unit...