Latest e-government Stories

2014-07-10 23:06:10

Upgrade Provides State with One-Stop Shop for Permitting, Citizen Access, Mobile Solutions, Electronic Document Review and GIS Enhancements San Ramon, California (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that the State of New Mexico, has upgraded its existing Kiva solution with the Accela Civic Platform for its Construction Industries Division. The Accela Civic Platform will give the Regulation and Licensing Department...

2014-06-30 23:13:28

New Customers Include Virginia Department of Forestry, Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, and Massachusetts Executive Office for Energy and Environmental Affairs San Ramon, California (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced the addition of several new Recreation and Resource Management customers, growing the base of government agencies leveraging the Accela Civic Platform to help connect government to...

2014-06-26 16:27:21

MANAMA, Kingdom of Bahrain, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bahrain ranked amongst Top 8 countries on the Global Web Index The Kingdom of Bahrain has achieved an advanced rank in the UN eGovernment Survey 2014 on the eGovernment readiness and quality of eServices, were it was rated at the forefront of five geographic regions achieving rank number 18 worldwide and 1st on the the Arab and Middle East countries with its eGovernment readiness. The report is...

2014-05-08 23:07:54

Panel session and white paper explore best practices for building, deploying and managing an e-government cloud. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Cloud adoption has had a tremendous impact on e-government, leading to reduced operations costs, a smaller IT footprint, the sharing of knowledge and infrastructure, and more effective public services. WSO2 Vice President of Platform Evangelism Chris Haddad will examine best practices for managing government cloud deployments in a panel...

2014-01-16 12:35:27

Workshop Developed to Examine BYOD Policy from the Government and Industry Perspective WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Censeo Consulting Group's Kareem El-Alaily will be facilitating an Advanced Mobility Academic Research Center (AMARC) Workshop titled, "Developing a BYOD Framework" on Tuesday, January 21 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC. The workshop is a pre-summit activity...

2013-11-12 23:03:40

Silanis and customers to present at e-signature industry conference for financial services. Montreal, QC (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 As a founding member of the Electronic Signature and Records Association (ESRA), Silanis Technology has confirmed several presentations at the association’s annual conference that will further the company and its customers as thought leaders and shape the direction of the electronic signature industry within financial services. At ESRA’s E-Signatures 2013...

2013-08-27 23:19:27

eGov Experts to Share Best Practices and “What’s Next” in Online Government SANTA MONICA, Calif. (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 To support the public sector’s growing need for advanced website functionality and online solutions, Vision Internet, the original innovators of online government, will host an Innovation Technology Forum on September 5, 2013 at the 25th annual national conference of the City-County Communications and Marketing Association (3CMA) in Scottsdale, Arizona....

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  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'