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Lack of leadership and inadequate skills hold back public sector cloud adoption
By David Bicknell
Cloud Industry Forum and UKCloud report finds that although 82% of public sector organisations have deployed at least one cloud service, adoption is more shallow than deep
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EU to present an e-Library of public procurement good practices
By Matteo Natalucci
The e-Library will provide a set of good practices and solutions to common public procurement challenges
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Tackling youth unemployment – is it time to dig deeper?
There are challenges to overcome in keeping youth unemployment figures falling. Graham Kavanagh, chief product officer at Capita One, examines the issues and talks about how local authorities are tackling them
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DfE and CCS help schools save money on ICT devices
By Matteo Natalucci
The Department for Education has announced a new procurement designed to support schools to purchase tablet devices as part of a collective buying power strategy
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GDS makes pitch for public sector secure WiFi service users
By David Bicknell
Designed to replace “user and guest WiFi”, GovWiFi wants to be standard way to access WiFi across all government and public sector locations; another WiFi service, Govroam, was launched by Jisc in July
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Local government lags users’ mobility and customer experience expectations
By David Bicknell
Survey shows 77% of consumers say how well organisations protect their data is key factor in deciding whether they will use them; local government rated as worst sector for using mobile apps to communicate and provide services
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techUK: Greater digital skills and information sharing needed for transformation
By David Bicknell
Tech group’s Smarter Services report wants to see more willingness to experiment with new working practices, greater information sharing, and procurement frameworks streamlined
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CCS weighs up commercial route to deliver Crown Marketplace
By David Bicknell
Today’s joint event with GDS and Digital Catapult may provide insight into CCS’ plans to deliver a public sector e-Marketplace to simplify procurement for both buyers and suppliers
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Building the Smarter State
Owen Spottiswoode, Head of Public Services at techUK, asks what Government and Industry can do to build the innovative public services of tomorrow?
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