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ICO doubts plans for revised FoI Act to cover public sector outsourcing
By Neil Merrett
Deputy data commissioner says "own conclusions" should be drawn over lack of mention to expand FoI to outsourced public services in the Conservatives' election manifesto
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UK Environment Secretary opens the data floodgates
Defra's plan to publicly release 8,000 datasets over the next 12 is expected to drive innovation across the agricultural sector, but ensuring a sustainable, consistent supply of open data will be vital for further benefits, says Open Data Institute policy lead Ellen Broad
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DSF2 go live date to be unveiled from next month
By Neil Merrett
Timeline for delayed launch of new framework expected to be announced following ten day standstill period ending in July
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Coventry consults over next stage of cloud migration aims
By Neil Merrett
Cost and security considerations among key focuses as authority aims to set out best practice in switching to more collaborative and mobile working
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Labour contemplates post-election digital landscape
By Neil Merrett
Shadow minister Chi Onwurah outlines data sharing and digital access as key tests for new government in meeting digital ambitions
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May figures take total G-Cloud spend close to £640m
By Neil Merrett
Updated spend figures released as work continues on transforming Digital Marketplace frameworks to embrace more dynamic procurement opportunities
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DSF2 supplier tender evaluation completed
By Neil Merrett
Suppliers unsuccessful in tender for a spot on delayed framework have now been notified - further updates expected over next 14 days
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Manchester city united in its devolution drive
By David Bicknell
Council leader Sir Richard Leese discusses the city's DevoManc devolution plans, the tight deadlines for delivery and the likely impact on procurement and the local digital economy
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Dynamic purchasing a possibility - but only after G-Cloud 7
By Neil Merrett
Amendments being considered to public sector technology procurement would allow admission of new suppliers at anytime
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Network Services framework suffers notification delays
By David Bicknell
Long-awaited announcement for successful suppliers now set to stretch into next week
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