Driverless cars set for Budget boost

20 November 2017

Chancellor set to propose changes to regulation to help the UK ‘take full advantage’ of emerging technology

NHS looks to move data-analytics platform into the cloud

20 November 2017

NHS Business Services Authority issues RFI seeking feedback on potential benefits and challenges of moving Oracle-based system off premises

Nonsense or necessity? Doctors divided on NHS e-Referrals

17 November 2017

With the deadline for going paperless less than a year away, Gill Hitchcock finds that front-line workers have differing views on health service’s tech systems

Interview: Tony Singleton on two decades at the forefront of digital government

15 November 2017

After calling time on a long civil-service career earlier this year, the former Directgov and GDS leader discusses how digital government has evolved during the 20 years he spent as one of its leading advocates

Virtual mortgages and online divorces – the future of government digital services

14 November 2017

Resilience and efficiency minister Caroline Nokes discusses the UK’s progress to date in the digital government space, and where its priorities lie now

Digital transformation reaches the parish council

10 November 2017

Some 42.6% of all gov.uk domains are now owned by the lowest rung of government. PublicTechnology examines the data to find out what else is new - and what has disappeared from view - in a busy year of comings and goings for government websites

Which UK councils are leading the ‘urbantech’ revolution?

7 November 2017

Local authorities must invest in AI and smart technology to overcome a multibillion-pound funding gap, a new report claims. Which cities and regions are ahead of the pack?

Consistency, transparency, and an end to gerrymandering – what government IT suppliers want

1 November 2017

A range of IT providers tell PublicTechnology what they would like to see during a defining period for the Crown Commercial Service

Data can, and should, inform better policy

21 November 2017

David Downing of SAS outlines why the government needs to make better use of its reservoirs of data

Message to Amber Rudd: Undermining encryption makes us less safe

18 November 2017

Craig Stewart of Venafi believes that governments need to stop characterising the security technology as the enemy

The pros and cons of dynamic purchasing systems

8 November 2017

Ian Fishwick of Innopsis argues that, while the DPS model is imperfect, the government should be commended for trying new procurement ideas

 

The digital skills gap must be closed to make smart cities a reality

2 November 2017

An investment in skills is needed to create the cities of the future, argues James Milligan of Hays Digital Technology

 

Technology will augment - not replace - public-service professionals

29 October 2017

Nesta’s Hasan Bakhshi and Eddie Copeland examine the impact on the UK public sector workforce of a range of global trends

 

From GPs to the DWP – the public sector must ensure digital is not the only answer

19 October 2017

Digital transformation can bring great benefits, but the needs of the millions of people that still need non-digital means of interacting with government must not be overlooked, argues PublicTechnology editor Sam Trendall