The owners of Digia Plc and Integration House Oy signed an agreement on 4 December 2017, through which Digia Plc will acquire Integration House Oy's entire share capital. With this acquisition, and in accordance with its strategy, Digia will strengthen its position as a broad-based IT services company, whose world-class expertise in integration and API solutions enables interoperability in an increasingly digital world.
The staff of the Finnish Defence Forces will become familiar with the basics of agile development and service design through, for example, a specialised KETTU training package.
The Ascender of the Year award was granted on 25 October at the Episerver Partner Close-Up event in Helsinki. For the past few years, Digia has strengthened its Episerver expertise and portfolio.
In cooperation with Digia, Gasum is set to renew its enterprise resource planning (ERP) system and introduce the cloud-based Microsoft Dynamics 365 solution. With the system upgrade, Gasum seeks to improve its response to the challenges presented by changes in the energy sector and digitalisation, and to develop business in line with its strategy.
On 9 September, three of Digia’s product families are put to an unusually tough security test, as Digia Cyber Hackathon challenges IT students of Laurea and Metropolia to a light-hearted hacking competition. Security is an essential part of today’s business and IT development. The Hackathon is part of Digia’s continuous investment in security awareness and culture.
A-lehdet renews its online service platform with Digia. The platform reform is in preparation for future development projects and supports more agile service development. A-lehdet has cooperated with Nord Software, purchased by Digia, since the spring of 2016 and now the cooperation will become even closer.
The national service voucher and outsourcing (PSOP) system is a complete solution for implementing within the new regions the expanding freedom of choice resulting from the health and social services reform. On Thursday 24 August, Digia and Kuntien Tiera are organising a briefing event regarding the opportunities to utilise the system in the upcoming regional reform.
The guiding principle of the health and social services reform is to build services starting with the customer, as seamless customer paths that cross organisational borders. This principle, which is also essential to patient safety, means historical reforms in IT services, as well. The reform requires that we let go of the silo-like IT thinking and utilise the strengths of the different operators in a variety of ways.
The 112 Suomi mobile app relays an emergency caller’s exact location to the Emergency Response Centre automatically and makes it quicker for help to reach them. The app was launched in June 2015, and it hit the one-million downloads mark in just under two years.
On 27 April 2017, Digia Plc signed an agreement with Omni Partners Oy’s owners by which Digia Plc will acquire the entire share capital of Omni Partners Oy and, at the same time, Omni Partners’ wholly owned subsidiary Nord Software Oy Ltd. This strategic acquisition will bolster Digia’s position in the digital services market.
By digitalising and mobilising services, we can make producers’ daily lives that little bit easier. It will also boost the efficiency of the production chain and give personnel more time to focus on developing facilities.
The bureaucracy associated with applying for corporate subsidies combined with the overall difficulty of the process has hindered their use, particularly among small businesses. PSOP system will now enable corporate subsidies to be allocated electronically, thereby lowering the threshold for their use and benefiting both municipal actors and service providers.
The module enables the use of the Paytrail payment method in online stores built on the Magento 2 eCommerce platform.
Thanks to the Dynamics 365 update Microsoft published at the end of last year, companies can now buy their ERP system as a service. St1 is one of the early adopters of this new operating model. St1’s refinery in Gothenburg, Sweden, will also use Dynamics 365 for spare part and maintenance procurement.
The Security Committee granted the 2016 Timanttiteko (Diamond Act) award to the 112 Suomi application, developed by the Emergency Response Centre Administration and Digia Plc. The award ceremony took place at the Erve Forum of critical communications for security professionals, organised by the State Security Networks Group on 16 March 2017.