The government has confirmed that it is planning to legislate to allow councillors to be sent agendas for council meetings electronically.
A survey of UK Parliamentarians shows there is significant concern that offshoring data is hindering local government cloud.
A recent round table explored how replacing big outsourced IT contracts with more flexible, managed “tower” arrangements has impacted government’s use of technology.
The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) has released a step-by-step guide for public sector bodies on procuring cloud services.
Half of council websites which were redesigned during 2014 failed to improve their performance, according to research.
The UK improved its digital public services during 2014 but still lies 11th out of 28 European Union countries for its performance, according to new research.
The G-Cloud framework must not lose sight of its core messaging when it comes to driving good cloud policies and practices, according to Peter Groucutt.
So the government is to retain agile services on the Digital Marketplace after all. But, even with this last-minute reprieve granted, the whole episode begs numerous questions, says Harry Metcalfe.