E-government Unit – The E-government Unit leads the e-government programme in New Zealand. They engaged 3months to create a website to support their activities and which could set the standard for other government departments. We delivered a site that maintains a high level of technical compliance with government web standards without over-engineering. The information architecture we established has supported the rapid growth of the site to keep pace with a dynamic programme of activities.
The Electricity Commission plays a vital role regulating the electricity industry in New Zealand. The Commission engaged 3months to rapidly establish a website for the new organisation and to provide day-to-day website maintenance services. To the increasing information needs of the market, 3months migrated to site to a best-of-breed open source content management solution - Plone, tailored to meet the stringent requirements of the Government Web Guidelines. 3months provide secure hosting facilities for the Commission on hardened Linux servers.
GirlGuiding New Zealand is a vibrant and interactive website that is used by girls, leaders and parents all over New Zealand. This was launched as a brand new Plone site in 2009 and has been building ever since. The site provides a vast amount of information on what Girl Guiding is all about and also provides a network in which leaders can communicate with each other and organise events. There are several forums on the site so that girl guides around New Zealand can get in touch with each other and there is a shop that provides all the girl guiding gear you could think of. This is a fun and easy to navigate site that will provide you with everything you need to know about Girl Guiding in New Zealand.
3months successfully delivered a Plone based web content management solution for leading educational publisher, Learning Media Limited. The website provides LML's customers and partners with an integrated view of the publisher products as well as a solid platform for future growth and new business opportunities. The site provides an invaluable distributed authouring environment to help ensure that it remains up to date.
While one of the smallest of the central government agencies, the Ministry of Women's Affairs were able to take advantage of 3months customisation of the content management system Plone completed for the State Services Commission for a cost-effective redevelopment of their site. The new site demonstrates the multi-lingual capabilities of Plone featuring Maori-English navigation and content. With a visual design by Tangerine, the site is hosted and supported by 3months.com.
Providing easy access to a wealth of resources and information for the New Zealand public, the National Library is a deep, content-rich website. Working closely with the National Library to meet their rigorous requirements, 3months has developed a highly-customized and fully e-government compliant Plone-based site.
Open4Business is a free online information resource for organisations looking to use open source business tools. It links to some of the best open source applications around, points to background information on open source to feed into business cases, and lists New Zealand and overseas organisations concerned with open source.
The Pan Pacific Safe Community Network (PPSCN) has been established by representatives from four countries (New Zealand, United States of America, Australia and Canada) that have for the past 20 years or more been involved in the International Safe Communities Network (ISCN).