Article: How AI-driven IT in the public sector is empowering a data-driven world

Cities, Innovation, Open Space

How AI-driven IT in the public sector is empowering a data-driven world

The public sector is facing some tough challenges. The pandemic has required state and local governments as well as educational institutions to shift priorities to address new remote workforce requirements, highly distributed learning environments, increased cybersecurity risks, and the need for new contactless public services.

Significant budget shortfalls are not making things any easier. Even after accounting for federal aid from the CARES Act and the newly passed American Rescue Plan (ARP), experts believe that the recent round of government layoffs and cuts in services will require some serious restructuring across state and local government agencies to get back on track.

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Article: Finastra: Redefining finance for good with technology

Money, Open Governance

Finastra: Redefining finance for good with technology

If the pandemic has demonstrated anything, it’s that fintech can truly be a force for societal good and an anchor that provides surety during even the most uncertain times. Although this assessment is no surprise to industry leader Finastra, the potential for positive change has, in its view, reached a pivotal moment.

Accelerated digital transformation around the world is widening the company’s scope to shape and be a part of the financial services industry’s new reality in every sense, from enabling broader financial inclusion to investing in the environment and developing its renowned FusionFabric.cloud platform.

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