over 4 years ago

Digital Iceland - Challenge

Challenge from Digital Iceland

One of Digital Iceland's role is to redesign public services with the needs of the user in mind and to deliver efficient, effective public services that meet the needs of our citizens and provide value for money for taxpayers. Here are some of our challenges that we want your help with:

- Drivers license: application process, publication or other

- Student loans: application, payments, repayments service or other

- New services provided by the public sector or a change in current services.

Further information about the challenges on next page

More about the challenges

Drivers license:

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over 4 years ago

Íslandsbanki - Challenge

World‘s best banking app

The world is changing and so are the banks. We want you to tell us how the world‘s best banking app will look like in the future and how it solves our customers problems. We are open to all kinds of pitch forms and celebrate prototypes, flow charts, slide shows and everything in between.

Judging Criteria


Completeness of idea

Value for customers


If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.

over 4 years ago

Microsoft - Challenge

Up in the cloud -  build your project in Azure

Challenge: Best and most creative usage of Azure in the assignment and how Azure usage benefits the final result of the project.

Microsoft Azure is an ever-expanding set of cloud services. It’s the freedom to build, manage, and deploy applications on a massive, global network using your favorite tools and frameworks. Azure for Students provides access to all Azure products expressly intended to support education or teaching, non-commercial research, or efforts to design, develop, test, and demonstrate software applications for the above purposes. Get access to Azure for Students at

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over 4 years ago

Men & Mice - Challenge

Project Proposal: Creating value from DNSTAP data

What network blindspots can be uncovered by analyzing events and data trends buried in DNSTAP in a data lake.


The Men & Mice Suite is an overlay solution that is used to help people manage their DNS, DHCP and IPAM infrastructure. In a large environment, the suite can create large amounts of valuable data. This data can be for example:

  • Logs from Central or DNS / DHCP servers
  • Lease history from DHCP servers
  • DNSTAP feed from DNS servers or Men & Mice DDI Appliances

What is of special interest is the DNSTAP

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over 4 years ago

Digital Reykjavik - Challenge

How to reach the tourist standing on Lækjatorg Square


Reykjavík attracts 2.2 million travellers per year, and the number keeps on rising.

Annually, the city holds more than 3,000 concerts, performances, events, exhibitions and festivals.

There are more than 30 dedicated concert, event venues, exhibition and performance spaces, in addition to the many bars.

The majority of travellers stay in Reykjavík for 12-24 hours.

Only a minority of travellers attend concerts, exhibitions, performances, festivals or other events.


The Feeling:

A traveller stands on Lækjatorg Square. They’ve just returned to the city from a wilderness tour, after experiencing the

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