Västra Götalandsregionen (translates to “The West Götaland’s Region” and VGR for short), with its 55,000 employees, is Sweden’s largest organization and responsible for areas such as healthcare, local traffic and regional development.
VGR IT, the West Götaland region’s IT organization, is in charge of digitalization and involved in application development, operations, and support of IT infrastructure. It supports the business with appropriate IT support and its continual business development. From an organizational point of view, VGR IT is a department within the Central Group Office, with over 600 employees. The department was founded through a merger of several IT units.
VGR experienced identified some symptoms they wished to address, such as:
Do you recognize some of these symptoms? Download our user case about how VGR has been battling these challenges and what savings they were able to achieve using Barium Live.
One of the applications jointly developed by VGR and Barium has become so successful that it saves the Region almost SEK 9 million each year.