Driving down costs and increasing efficiencies are challenges shared by all local authorities in the UK.
Newham Council is transforming its work style and making efficiency savings through the Microsoft private cloud, using the new features in the Windows Server 2012 operating system and Microsoft System Center 2012.
The London Olympic and Paralympic Games, which took place nearby, have accelerated the council’s adoption of cloud services to support home working as well as a self-service portal for citizens. Within five years, most Newham services will be cloud-based, with the ability to migrate to the Microsoft public cloud in future.


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