Entries by Basefarm

WORLD-CLASS PUBLIC E-ADMINISTRATION IN NORWAY

“We landed on a mix of suppliers that best fulfilled our criteria. Basefarm was the best operations supplier.” So says Edvard Pedersen, project manager for the Altinn solution at the Brønnøysund Register Centre. The government’s ambition is that Norwegian public electronic administration (e-administration) should be the best in the world. Altinn is perhaps their most […]

Tick the box on GDPR or go above and beyond?

Unsolicited use of personal data can cause great reputational damage. Some companies discover this the hard way. On top of that, new laws on data protection came into effect in May. How should a responsible company act? By now, many organizations that store and use personal data have taken the necessary steps to ensure compliance […]

How a Web Application Firewall can protect against bad coding

You might think, and you could even be right in that your own web application is perfectly written with zero bugs, so that no attacker can obtain information they should not be able to. But what about the software surrounding your web application? Unfortunately, this software often is things you don’t have control over like frameworks, web servers, operating systems, and sometimes even hardware.

An app in a day

Is building “an app in a day” realistic? It is possible, according to Martin Eliasson Jäger, developer at IT Huset in Stockholm “If you have planned your web application infrastructure well, you probably can be up and running in only one day”.