Ian Laslett

Adelphi Digital

Revolutionising a government intranet

Presentation from Intranets2017

About my talk

The Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (CDPP) intranet (e-Hub) has been developed in Drupal as a fully functional digital platform to be the single source of information for all personnel within CDPP. The new e-Hub was designed to not only be more visually appealing but also improve accessibility and usability across all devices to inspire all CDPP staff to communicate on the platform. The main aim of this project was to revolutionise the way CDPP communicates with internal stakeholders.

This meant:

  • Developing real time communication by enabling a focus on local relevant, flexible communication within your workgroup
  • Enabling staff to connect with their relevant resources needed to complete their work
  • Implementing integration with active directory and other internal systems to ensure that information and content was relevant to the user
  • Create a common understanding of what is happening within the business by using a clear taxonomy and hierarchy of tagged content/li>
  • Making publishing simple and easy to manage

About me

Ian Laslett is Managing Director of Adelphi Digital Australia since 2013. He has passionately and successfully coordinated the release and management of hundreds of web projects from commercial to government sectors such as National Archives of Australia, BHP, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, Department of Defence, Department of Immigration, ANU, Department of Parliamentary Services, GHD, REST and ACT Government. He has over 10 years’ experience in application development, social media based projects, web developments including Business Analysis, Project Management, Testing, and Resource Management. Moreover, he provides a wealth of knowledge both on contemporary web technologies and CMS technologies including Drupal, WordPress, Umbraco, Sitecore, Kentico, Sitefinity to name a few. Prior to this, Ian was the Director of Business Application Development at the Australian Research Council and delivered large scale web applications for the world-wide research community

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