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Delayed spend figures show total G-Cloud sales of £1.39bn
By Neil Merrett
Spend through outgoing Digital Services Framework reaches £82.1m as of August 2016, with central government dominating Digital Marketplace demand
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A Matter of Record
Council and healthcare users weigh up long term options for preservation of their digital assets and usability of institutional records
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Socitm plays up Aylesbury standardised digital overhaul approach
By Neil Merrett
Case study argues that £4m in savings was realised by authority over a five year period by taking more simplified, customer-focused approach to service implementation
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Buckinghamshire looks to appoint digital and ICT director
By David Bicknell
Role, carrying ‘six figure salary’, will involve “working proactively to champion and lead digital change across all council departments”
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Malcolm Harrison appointed CCS CEO on permanent basis
By Neil Merrett
Former interim chief executive to continue work around public sector procurement reform ahead of publication of NAO value review, anticipated to be released this side of Christmas
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Councils look to expand Hertfordshire Shared Service potential
By Neil Merrett
Broxbourne council has joined Sopra Steria-backed collaborative agreement to pool revenues and benefits resources as further authorities and functionality are sought to be added
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Camden’s Theo Blackwell wants devolution to be ‘smart’ and ‘digital’
By David Bicknell
Council’s Cabinet member warns of “missed opportunity” for reform but notes all of devolution deals signed off so far mention data-sharing, “a crucial component of joined-up services”
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Digital Catapult targets IoT shake up with London network launch
By Neil Merrett
Partnership formed with tech companies and academic institutions aims to provide 50 LPWAN base stations around capital to try and drive service innovation and uptake
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Councils urged to focus their efforts on collaboration and sharing
By David Bicknell
Former Surrey and Croydon ICT Lead Nick Roberts says individual organisations have neither all the information they need to successfully complete end to end citizen tasks, nor the resources to succeed alone
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News in Brief - September 19
By Neil Merrett
GOV.UK Pay processes first live debit card payment as development continues, HPE awarded Disclosure and Barring Service G-Cloud hosting deal and the ICO seeks a new deputy commissioner
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