The government has confirmed that it is planning to legislate to allow councillors to be sent agendas for council meetings electronically.
MEP and former European commissioner Viviane Reding talks data protection and why economics trumps feminism.
Outgoing Socitm president Nadira Hussain: “The value of a diverse workforce is clear, but the perception remains that tech is about geeky men in darkened rooms in front of screens”
Nadira Hussain says local government IT can achieve better outcomes by using the analytical, negotiating and project management skills of women. Gill Hitchcock reports.
Warwickshire county council’s head of information assets tells Gill Hitchcock that cloud technologies offer local authorities a range of benefits provided they do their groundwork
The National Audit Office is to investigate how effective the government's efforts to centralise procurement through the Crown Commercial Service have been.
Moves to create a new open register of property addresses has the ability to improve public services, according to Cabinet Office minister Matt Hancock.
The UK has maintained its position as the world’s top government on releasing open data, although the rate of progress has slowed.
G-Cloud needs to evolve with the market to arrest a recent slump in sales through the framework, says Bhuwan Kaushik.
Managers need to design and implement solutions that meet the needs of staff as well as the end user, says Jane Roberts.
Smart cities are already starting to become a reality, but the the next challenge is to make the leap to a big open market based on interoperable solutions and common procurement specifications, writes Roberto Viola.