The vast majority of councils’ digital self serve systems are window dressing, with citizens paying for staff to rekey data they have already provided online, according to a new report.
Email outages are a risk to public service delivery – Neil Murray asks what the public sector can do to prepare for future failures.
Bristol City Council has used the Local Authority Software Applications (LASA) framework to commission supplier Civica for a £1.9m project to provide software to manage its housing stock.
Ed Macnair on how local authorities should respond to new anti-radicalisation laws.
Local government G-Cloud sales fell for the second month running to £1.68m in June, according to official figures.
Former prime minister Tony Blair said today that the Labour Party must put government technology reforms at the heart of its policy renewal.
The Crown Commercial Service’s G-Cloud framework is showing an average of 20% savings against legacy single vendor agreements across government, according to new figures.
Three quarters of customers creating new accounts on the Digital Marketplace since March are from outside of central government, according to new figures.
One of Scotland’s smallest local authorities saved almost £100,000 last year by introducing online training for staff, according to new figures.
A gradual move to the cloud is the best option for most organisations, according to Paul Evans.
Local authorities are being encouraged to create partnerships with business to compete for a £10m grant to test the Internet of Things (IoT) in a single city region.
G-Cloud is a disaster, and the Government’s seems to have little interest in supporting its aims, says Alex Rabbetts.
Government is to unify the two separate systems used to submit bids to join the G-Cloud framework after complaints the process is too confusing.