Gartner Research

Transitioning to Digital Government Primer for 2017

Published: 20 January 2017

ID: G00318596

Analyst(s): Rick Holgate, Rick Howard


To excel in a digital society, government organizations are pursuing digital transformation strategies. Government CIOs can lead the transition to optimized and secure public services by adopting organizational capabilities that take advantage of available digital and data analytics technologies.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What are the main components of an effective digital government strategy?
    • How do I successfully plan and implement a digital government strategy at the national, regional or local level?
    • How should government agencies use data analytics to improve public services and achieve mission outcomes?

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  • Suggested First Steps
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