The ICT sector has given a cautious welcome to chancellor George Osborne’s Spending Review, but questions remain over what money pledged to the Government Digital Service will...
Chancellor George Osborne today confounded expectations by almost doubling the annual budget for the Government Digital Service (GDS).
The government has announced that 1,616 suppliers have been appointed to the G-Cloud 7 framework – read the full list here.
The European Council has approved a new €131m programme to harmonise ICT solutions and frameworks for government bodies across the European Union.
Two more London councils have agreed to create a joint ICT function in a move aimed at saving millions of pounds in revenue costs.
Essex County Council is investigating the creation of a data sharing platform aimed at improving health, education, social and economic outcomes.
A London academic institution will work with government organisations to help them use “cryptocurrencies” such as Bitcoin to transform services, it has announced.
Information security professionals are often unfairly seen as barriers to transformation within government, according to new research.
A new strategy to integrate cybersecurity for network and endpoint can help organisations to deal more effectively with sophisticated threats, according to a public sector security expert.
We talk to City of Edinburgh Council’s digital services manager about the opportunities presented by the speed of technological change.
The Child Protection Information Sharing project (CP-IS) is set to improve the way information is shared between health and social care teams nationally. Karen Reeve explains how the initiative is helping to protect vulnerable children in Swindon.
A chat with the corporate ICT manager at The Highland Council and SOCITM Scotland committee member, about promoting computer science in schools.
We hear from principal analyst programmer at Dumfries and Galloway Council about his current and future challenges.
We catch up with the head of connectivity, economy and data division in the digital directorate within the Scottish Government.
Aberdeen City Council’s digital transformation manager talks about his work on digital with other councils and companies.
Jos Creese takes a look at what local government ICT professionals can expect from next week’s spending review.
John Duffy says the forthcoming spending review will mean public sector bodies should review the efficiency of their service desks.
James Norman asks what local authority ICT departments can do to avoid being circumvented in public cloud decisions.
Disaggregation allows public sector ICT managers to cut costs, improve efficient and manage risks, says Simone Hume.
Jane Roberts looks at how the Agile methodology is evolving to meet the needs of government digital projects.
TechUK president Jacqueline de Rojas on the UK’s internet connectivity drought and how what local government can do to improve the situation in their areas.