Scottish Government inverts tech procurement to help public sector buy ‘what you do not know exists’
The CivTech scheme starts with a problem, not a solution, and encourages public sector agencies to work with start-ups and entrepreneurs to develop ideas
Cuts-hit planning agency seeks ‘dynamic and inspirational individual’ to guide it through a ‘period of significant change’
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
‘We aren’t the first government digital service, but I believe we can be the best’, says country’s Treasury Board chief
'Our systems are at capacity; we cannot build our way out - we must innovate' - Digital Railway chief
David Waboso claims he has the highest levels of government support for vision to improve rail infrastructure via better use of digital
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
Company hunts for leader that can cultivate a shared sense of purpose among both law enforcement and the IT-supplier community
More than 300,000 pieces of content to be audited by 2020
Social media, BYOD, and 'clicking the link' - public sector IT chiefs name their biggest security headaches
Government IT professionals discuss how to ensure they remain protected
Taking a punt on a start-up is better than explaining costly failures to the Public Accounts Committee, according to Daniel Korski
Digital Economy Council, which meets for first time today, also features Cisco, Facebook, and BT
Treasury reportedly angered at suggestions 1% limit could be relaxed
DCMS minister also claims planned Digital Charter will be world’s first such framework
Damian Green takes back seat to concentrate on Brexit negotiations.
A motion to appoint lawyer Daren Fitzhenry is to be put before the Scottish Parliament
Nearly a third (28%) of local IT leaders do not think they their organisation is completely ready for impending compliance regulations.
Group chat services can make civil servants more efficient by reducing email overload. If government does not embrace them, it will lose out
A fresh look at data protection and backup best practice, particularly when it comes to ransomware.
Council reveals more details of new ICT model, including SIAM and strengthened governance arrangements
"At the end of the day, the services are all the same, so if you’re doing bins from Shetland to Glasgow to the Borders, we all do similar services"
Fear around GDPR is being "hyped up by companies trying to sell solutions".
New report lifts lid on frustrations and tensions within government over role of Government Digital Service