Stories by Cobus Scholtz

Overcoming the tyranny of distance and scale

During the past decade New Zealand has developed the building blocks for digital local government services. The internet has been introduced at varying levels of operation, and legislative changes will enable local councils to work collectively to implement e-services. What is now required is an industry and enterprise-wide strategy to ensure an efficient, results-driven and customer-centric e-government.
The path to a successful e-government network includes three themes: scale, customer demand and technical infrastructure. Each theme represents a way to maximise e-government success, leading to its transformation from being a traditional, static service provider to a truly adaptable customer-focused organisation.

Written by Cobus Scholtz03 Nov. 02 22:00