Information Technology and Data

There are many examples of innovative IT tools and data systems developed to enhance communication and decision-making. Here is what we have to share.

The power of shared data

The Canterbury Geotechnical Database harnesses the power of sharing geotech...

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The Forward Works Viewer

The Forward Works Viewer gives recovery agencies and public and private sec...

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The Canterbury Geotechnical Database: An authoritative source of geotechnical data

This case study provides an overview of the establishment and successes of...

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The CERA spatial data infrastructure: A model for government ICT delivery

After the Canterbury earthquakes, a collaborative group of local and natio...

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Setting up recovery information services and technology

This checklist outlines things to consider when setting up an information s...

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SCIRT Learning Legacy project

The SCIRT Learning Legacy project began part way through the SCIRT programm...

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Forward Works Viewer Brochure

The Forward Works Viewer gives recovery agencies and public and private se...

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Creating technologies

This case study details how CERA used innovative IT tools and systems to en...

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Christchurch Innovations: Shared Care Record View

Disruption to health services by the Canterbury earthquakes accelerated the...

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Christchurch Innovations: Justice Services Recovery

When the Ministry of Justice lost access to its properties in the Canterbur...

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CERA’s information services and technology

This case study provides an overview of how CERA’s information services a...

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An Innovative Alliance

A project of the size and scope of the Christchurch rebuild needs solid sys...

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The power of shared data

The Canterbury Geotechnical Database harnesses the power of sharing geotechnical information between the public and private sectors to aid the recovery by significantly improving the understanding of...

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The Forward Works Viewer

The Forward Works Viewer gives recovery agencies and public and private sector users a shared online view of horizontal infrastructure repair and built environment construction plans and activities, h...

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The Canterbury Geotechnical Database: An authoritative source of geotechnical data

This case study provides an overview of the establishment and successes of the Canterbury Geotechnical Database (CGD). The CGD was an authoritative data warehouse set up to create a single source of g...

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The CERA spatial data infrastructure: A model for government ICT delivery

After the Canterbury earthquakes, a collaborative group of local and national organisations from the public and private sectors in New Zealand created a spatial data infrastructure to allow effecti...

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Setting up recovery information services and technology

This checklist outlines things to consider when setting up an information services and technology function in a new disaster recovery agency.

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SCIRT Learning Legacy project

The SCIRT Learning Legacy project began part way through the SCIRT programme to capture, document and share SCIRT learnings and innovations. It aims to make freely available the resources and tools to...

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Forward Works Viewer Brochure

The Forward Works Viewer gives recovery agencies and public and private sector users a shared online view of horizontal infrastructure repair and built environment construction plans and activities,...

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Creating technologies

This case study details how CERA used innovative IT tools and systems to enhance communications and information management in the recovery.

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Christchurch Innovations: Shared Care Record View

Disruption to health services by the Canterbury earthquakes accelerated the introduction of a secure, online patient record system, which enables patient information to be shared between health profes...

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Christchurch Innovations: Justice Services Recovery

When the Ministry of Justice lost access to its properties in the Canterbury earthquakes it quickly re-established court services in Christchurch with a “do whatever it takes” attitude and an inno...

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CERA’s information services and technology

This case study provides an overview of how CERA’s information services and technology function, custom technology requirements and records management systems were set up and eventually transitioned...

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An Innovative Alliance

A project of the size and scope of the Christchurch rebuild needs solid systems backing up the work on the ground. SCIRT’s innovative business processes, built from scratch by a team under intense p...

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