Access to data and information on-the-go has fundamentally changed the way officials in cities, states and governments work.

A whitepaper by Esri shows that building a digital workforce strategy requires a simple, integrated approach that ensures data continuity, quality, and the ability to easily share that information with other departments.

It incorporates field data from sensors, which is quickly made available on officials’ smartphones and devices for them to make the next decision.

Location information is critical to this strategy as it allows any issues to be documented, managed and processed in real-time.

To learn more about how agencies can build a digital workforce, download the full report below.

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