As independent, innovative and trusted advisors, our focus is to find the best digital transformation solution while still keeping an eye on the bigger picture. And the budget.
Local Authorities face the challenge of finding cost savings today whilst continuing to invest and build for the future survival of their communities and the people they provide services for.
Fortunately, digital technology can help by introducing efficient working methods, reducing costs and improving citizen engagement – it is the foundation for future service delivery.
It is easy to be led by technology. We aren’t; we provide a clear focus on understanding the business problem prior to developing technology solutions. We work across teams from Chief Executive to service leads to develop pragmatic solutions. All with complete supplier independence.
We work closely with central government which means we are uniquely positioned to ensure there are synergies between investment in digital infrastructure to benefit residents and businesses, and the way connectivity and workplace solutions are used by Council employees to deliver improved digital public services in a Smart environment, be that City or Place.
In October 2015 the Royal Borough of Greenwich launched its Smart City strategy. The Borough seeks to be smart, innovative and responsive to the challenges of a rising population, economic growth, congestion and an ageing population. Many of the range...
Digital connectivity and participation plays a crucial role in the economic and social wealth of the nation, and in the welfare and life chances of the individual. The continuing commercial rollout of next generation broadband services provides improved opportunities for...
FarrPoint has demonstrated a real in-depth understanding of the technical and commercial factors involved, the capabilities of the marketplace and also the risks and issues that need to be considered. This advice and support has been invaluable in moving our project forward.Head of Economic Services, Local Authority