News, Newsletter & Events

Dissemination activities are an important concern of ours in order to provide information on the latest developments in the eGovernment sector. Besides publishing current news on our website, we offer the possibility to subscribe to our newsletter where we report at regular intervals on current information, developments and projects in the eGovernment sector. Furthermore, we also offer information events or workshops on current eGovernment topics several times a year.


The new version 1.3.24 of MOCCA has been released.
Release download from JoinUp
Source download from our Git repository

Noteworthy changes:

  • Make it possible to deploy MOCCA and MOA-ID/SP-SS in the same webapp container
  • Add the prefix "jnlp." to system properties, therefore allowing them to be used from a WebStart application
MOA-ID 3.2.0 wurden veröffentlicht.
Verfügbar auf JoinUp

Markante Neuerungen:
  • Integration MOA-SPSS 3.x (überarbeitete Signatur und Zertifikatsvalidierung)
  • Vereinheitlichung der Datenbankanbindung
  • Optimierung der internen Prozesse
  • Unterstützung mehrerer backend Services und Auswahl je Online Applikation
        (MIS, SZR-Gateway, ...)
  • Redis Datenbank Backend für Kurzzeitsessiondaten
  • Sicherheitsupdates und Bug-Fixes
  • Update von Bibliotheken

Secretary of State Muna Duzdar: E-Government Monitor 2016 confirms Austrian leading position

A comparative study between Germany, Austria and Switzerland shows top values in supply, usage and acceptance - further improvements are planned for

Read more about the E-Government Monitoring here.


A new version of PDF-AS 4.0.11 was published.

Project website:
Maven repository:

Changes since 4.0.11

PDF-AS Library

  • a new pdf backend is available based on pdfbox 2.0.3, changes that are available with the new backend:

    • unicode characters can now be rendered in the signature block when using TTF fonts

    • when using TTF fonts the new backend includes only a subset of used characters in the resulting document, which reduces the resulting size of the document

  • some minor bugs fixes
The International IFIP Summer School on Privacy and Identity Management 2016 from 21-26 August in Karlstad, Vörmland, Sweden. 

Tuesday, 23 August  Felix Hörandner together with Stephan Krenn and Anna E. Schmaus-Klughammer presented CREDENTIAL Project - Cloud-Based Sharing of eHealth Data as part of a workshop.

For more information visit the IFIP Summer School homepage.