Number of civil servants in digital, data, and tech roles continues to rise

21 July 2017

While the civil service has shrunk dramatically, its volume and proportion of IT and digital professionals have gone up and up, ONS data reveals

'Our systems are at capacity; we cannot build our way out - we must innovate' - Digital Railway chief

20 July 2017

David Waboso claims he has the highest levels of government support for vision to improve rail infrastructure via better use of digital

NHS Digital's progress hamstrung by ageing tech and culture clashes - report

20 July 2017

Body publishes study encouraging better data services, increased commercial nous, and clearer articulation of role

Feature: On track for digital – building the railway of the future

21 July 2017

With the UK's rail infrastructure running at more or less full capacity, industry leaders tell Sam Trendall why data, automation, and new payment models are needed to keep the trains running on time

Interview: ‘We create a surplus that goes back into frontline services’ – ESPO lifts the lid on winning IT-procurement formula

21 July 2017

The procurement leader of one the UK’s largest public buying organisations tells Sam Trendall about the important role organisations like his play in the government IT landscape

‘We proved ourselves to the Treasury’ – one-on-one with former GDS big gun Poss Apostolou

19 July 2017

Three months after moving into the private sector, one of GDS’s most dedicated servants tells Sam Trendall about his proudest achievements, and how he will continue to help the government with its digital revolution

Interview: The Crown Prosecution Service's digital transformation chief on his 'user-centric' mission

17 July 2017

A year into his role, Mark Gray tells Sam Trendall how digitisation has already got rid of millions of pages of paper per year, and what more can be done

Robotics revolution: why chatbots and AI could shake up local government

11 July 2017

Enfield Council’s lead technology adviser Rocco Labellarte says the authority’s chatbot is attracting international attention and is about to transform services and release resources. Gill Hitchcock reports

FE colleges must embrace digital to remain relevant to learners

25 July 2017

Colleges need to ensure they make a good digital first impression, or risk seeing students head elsewhere, argues Lucy Perkins of LDA

Introducing the digital offset effect

13 July 2017

John McMahon from IEG4 takes Isaac Newton as his inspiration for new method of measuring the success of public sector digital transformation projects

Why the government should protect IT spending

7 July 2017

IT reseller Insight's public sector chief argues that failing to invest in digital could hurt the government's ability to deliver services

A five-point checklist to make digital transformation a success

5 July 2017

Jon Lucas from Hyve Managed Hosting discusses the key considerations for public sector bodies looking to embrace cloud and digitalisation 

How the public sector can remove barriers to cloud

29 June 2017

James Butler of software and IT services firm Trustmarque examines how to ‘bridge the gap’ between private and public sector adoption