Amazon hosting deal with GDS doubles to £6.6m a year as minister fends off questions over UK chief’s advisory role
New contract came into effect on 1 July, as minister claims government has ‘robust measures’ to mitigate against possible conflicts of interest
CCS and GDS work to identify affected firms
Spend-control data shows approval for eight-figure investment in project to migrate from on-premises infrastructure to hosted environment
UKCloud has joined the major cloud players in signing a public-sector wide agreement. The firm’s CEO Simon Hansford tells PublicTechnology why it’s important for government to have choice.
The results of techUK’s annual GovTech SME Survey suggest the Digital Marketplace has made a positive impact on access to the public sector tech market but, according to Henry Rex, there are barriers still to be overcome
System will bring together existing databases across three areas
Locked down and forced to close clinics, the hospital trust enabled 2,000 employees to work from home and maintain continuity of services within 48 hours
University of Cambridge chose Citrix Workspace to deliver an efficient, sustainable desktop, and gained work-from-home continuity when Covid-19 struck
Vendor signs a memorandum of understanding with CCS, including preferential terms and access to technology
PHE also reveals outsourcers Serco and Sitel will process sensitive information and claims length of retention is ‘because Covid-19 is a new disease’
Stephen Twynam of Citrix argues that by adjusting Bring Your Own Device to Use Your Own Device, the sentiment shifts and the negative connotations of BYOD are alleviated
Newly published spend-control data shows that deals were awarded to extend service provision until 2022
In our final series Citrix on Sustainability, watch as Northern Europe Area Vice President Michelle Senecal de Fonseca joins Fred Dahlman, Associate Professor of Strategy and Sustainability at the University of Warwick Business School, Jarvis Smith, Media Owner, My Green Pod and Jeppe Juel, Managing Consultant Director, NNIT to discuss...
Signatories including Liberty and Open Knowledge Foundation call for greater transparency
Department will shortly issue guidance on support with buying tech
Department says it was necessary to skip competitive process and award contract – which includes early access to Microsoft products – directly to vendor
Institution declares that lectures will be provided in online-only form
Watch this short animation from Citrix to see if there’s a better way to work which is not only better for you, but also better for the planet.
When legislation required the UK aviation regulator to build a service for registering drones, it turned to user-centred design and agile development
Sustainability is increasingly influencing the decisions people make. Citrix discusses the questions this raises for business with three industry experts.
The Digital Marketplace, and the frameworks it supports, are designed to help Whitehall procure in an agile way. But PublicTechnology finds the frequency and type of usage varies significantly across departments
Jon Murden, lead healthcare technologist for the UK and Ireland at Citrix, explains how the company is helping NHS trusts fast-track their remote-working capabilities in a matter of hours