TietoEVRY continues to develop the Suomi.fi services with the Digital and Population Data Services Agency
14 September 2020
The Digital and Population Data Services Agency (DVV) has chosen TietoEVRY as one of their partners in the continuing process of developing and maintaining public digital services. The aim is to develop more flexible services for the public, for businesses and the public administration. The new agreement is related to the development of the Suomi.fi mobile services.
TietoEVRY is a long-time partner of the Digital and Population Data Services Agency (DVV) in developing technical support for public online services. In the latest co-operation project, TietoEVRY’s experts continue to develop everyday digital services that are important to citizens and businesses.
The agreement covers the development of mobile application services and various IT services as necessary, as well as tasks related to the design, management, implementation, introduction, further development, and maintenance of information systems. The contract period is five years and includes options for employing additional personnel resources.
“We are pleased to continue to cooperate with our reliable, long-time partner. We strive to be forerunners in developing the government’s mobile services. People are increasingly using mobile services, and smooth digital services that are easy to use benefit citizens, in particular, as well as businesses and other organisations,” says Mira Holmroos-Kolari, CIO at DVV.
“It is important for us that we can make everyday life easier and enhance the use of digital services. The pandemic has shown that digital services are of great importance to the smooth functioning of our society. We find it exciting to work together in shaping first class mobile services using latest technologies and our extensive expertise,” says Jani Hyvärinen, Customer Executive at TietoEVRY.
The Suomi.fi services are among the most important services provided by the Digital and Population Data Services Agency, as they allow organisations to provide better digital services and make their information and offerings available to the users in an efficient and dependable way. Among other things, the services provide solutions for digital identification, acting on behalf of others, and digital communications.
TietoEVRY creates digital advantage for businesses and society. We are a leading digital services and software company with local presence and global capabilities. Our Nordic values and heritage steer our success.
Headquartered in Finland, TietoEVRY employs around 24 000 experts globally. The company serves thousands of enterprise and public sector customers in more than 90 countries. TietoEVRY’s annual turnover is approximately EUR 3 billion and its shares are listed on the NASDAQ in Helsinki and Stockholm as well as on the Oslo Börs. www.tietoevry.com
The Digital and Population Data Services Agency (The Finnish Digital Agency) sees to the maintenance of the Population Information System, which is the foundation for our society, and to the digitalisation of society. The agency’s tasks include civil marriages, name and address changes, guardianship and administrative guardianship, maintenance of the Population Information System, development of solutions for electronic identification, as well as the development and maintenance of centralised support services for e-services. E-service support services include the Suomi.fi Web Service, electronic messages from authorities (Suomi.fi Messages) as well as authorisation for acting on behalf of another party (Suomi.fi e-Authorization).
Digital and Population Data Services Agency was founded in 2020 and it operates under the Ministry of Finance. Agency was created when the Population Register Centre and local register offices were merged to form a single agency in 1.1.2020. http://dvv.fi/en