Lab Long Read: Human-centred policy? Blending ‘big data’ and ‘thick data’ in national policy – Policy Lab

Emotion, empathy and ethnography in policy-making The last decade has been marked by a significant shift in the debate about the relationship between the citizen and the state. Around the world, in order to remain relevant, organisations have undertaken significant transformation to become more ‘human-centred’.  But what does this mean for policy-making? Beyond the headlines…

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The Future of Retail is in the Power of Partnership

Over 40,000 of the best and brightest in retail came together this week in Washington, DC to recount the latest innovations in the industry, build ideas and gain inspiration. NRF 2020, named “Retails Big Show,” gathered the movers and shakers of the industry to kick-off in what is the largest conference and expo in the…

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QSFP-DD800 MSA Paves The Way For 800G Links In Data Centers

Written by Ray Nering, Product Manager, Transceiver Modules Group, Cisco  Data center network traffic continues to grow, and as always Cisco is here to provide the best infrastructure options for the industry. According to Cisco’s VNI Global IP Traffic Forecast, traffic growth from 2017 to 2022 will have a compounded annual growth of 26%. The…

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Service design and collaboration at Blackpool GovJam – DWP Digital

Jacinta Mellinger (centre), DWP service designer at GovJam Blackpool (photo credit: Lisa Jeffery) Take 30 participants, a pile of creative supplies, some service design techniques and a secret theme. Mix them together in a Victorian ballroom and give them 48 hours to infuse. What’s the result? 4 amazing ideas to transform public services and a…

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Why Dynamic Isolation Is Superior to Quarantine

Cybercrime has rung up $2 trillion in losses. It will cost businesses an estimated $5.2 trillion worldwide within five years. The average cost of a breach is nearly $4 million. Even more alarming, the University of Maryland says a cyberattack takes place every 39 seconds. So, it doesn’t require a mental leap to imagine that…

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Our guides on delivery – dxw digital

The dxw digital team has grown a lot over the past 18 months. New people bring with them different perspectives and this diversity of viewpoints is one of our strengths. But we also want to make sure that clients know what to expect when working with us. That’s why we started our Playbook in 2015…

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The 2020 Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge

01/15/2020 Accelerate your smart cities projects by participating in the 2020 North America Readiness Challenge. Receive valuable help to envision, collaborate, plan and finance your smart cities efforts. Help other cities through this process. Become part of a global community.

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