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How digital drives a business mindset in the public sector
James Collingridge, partnership manager at Peterborough City Council, discusses two key issues from the recent annual Local Government Association conference: commercialisation and innovation
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What does ‘customer-centricity’ mean for local government?
Gavin Mee, senior vice president, enterprise and Head of UK at Salesforce, explores how the public sector can follow the private sector’s lead in providing touchpoints for citizens
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AI: the long-term solution to public sector IT efficiency?
By Neil Merrett
As new research finds some public sector bodies looking to adopt AI technology for operational efficiency, local government is bracing for a longer-term, cautious approach to innovation
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IR35 is not about saving tax: it’s about protecting public services
Ethical Consulting managing director Mike Gibson says a version of IR35 is needed and valuable. But it needs to be appropriate and take into account the widest needs of our economy
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The UK is failing to debate the role technology plays in our future
With the 2017 General Election days away, Peter Wells at the ODI considers what open data commitments are conspicuous in their absence from key party manifestos
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Government Computing focus for the rest of 2017
Once the General Election on June 8 is over, what issues will Government Computing be keeping an eye on editorially throughout the remainder of 2017?
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EU GDPR: One year Left to Comply
With the clock now starting to tick louder down to GDPR, Richard Stiennon, chief strategy officer of Blancco Technology Group, sets out the steps organisations should take to achieve compliance
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Public sector users get to grips with city data analytics
By David Bicknell
Nesta event attracts wide range of organisations keen to understand issues, including the governance, leadership and platforms around creating local offices of data analytics
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A new approach to health and care informatics
It’s not every day that you can say that you’re starting something that will change peoples’ lives for the better – however, for me, today is one such day, writes BCS’ David Evans
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Taking a Smart approach to Social Housing
Alan Mo explains how Flagship’s Ipswich IoT pilot brought benefits to tenants and enabled it to explore new opportunities
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Bracing for a more mature public sector IoT environment
As IoT technologies move from high profile concepts to real world solutions, public sector bodies must decide where clear gains can be better demonstrated and realised, argues Innovate UK's Jonny Voon
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“GaaP could save councils up to £500m annually”, GDS estimates
GDS’ ability to develop solutions that can be shared with councils should not be underestimated, however Whitehall must listen more to local government expertise, argues Eduserv’s Jos Creese
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Users, vendors and GDS consider life after PSN
By David Bicknell
The need for collaboration, standards, appropriate security, barriers to entry and software defined networking were key issues discussed at the recent Innopsis event
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Too many girls in school believe that IT means working with computers all day long
As National Apprenticeship Week draws to a close, Amber Driscoll, a former apprentice and now Technical Analyst at Computacenter, says she would "wholeheartedly recommend" apprenticeships to other young students
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The future of text is plain
Mark Foden considers the future of text and believes it’s plain, not rich
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