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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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Ambitious Essex wants to deliver differently and digitally for citizens
Councillor Stephen Canning says “smart” summit taking place today will consider digital’s role in future of public services within the county
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Essex’s smart summit's retail thinking will explore how digital can change people’s lives
By David Bicknell
County council also sees PSN and ubiquitous networks as key to streamlining public service, ‘taking the walls down’ and increasing collaboration
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Local focus to investment needed to resolve care crisis
In response to the NAO report into health and social care integration, Jos Creese argues that a fundamental rethink is needed, on which local government must be fully engaged
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Platforms, not proprietary technology, must power integrated health and care
In the latest of our articles in Health and Social Care Week, Leeds City Council’s chief digital officer Dylan Roberts says the only way the integration of health and social care can succeed is by adopting platforms that allow us to bring different technology and information systems together
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The ‘IT Crowd’ can help to deliver more integrated care
In the second of our opinion pieces in Health and Social Care Week, Karl Goatley, director of IT at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, says a fresh approach to IT for healthcare is taking hold
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Government Computing Focus for early 2017
What issues will we be keeping an eye on editorially in 2017?
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Can technology open the door to joined up health and social care?
Technology has a pivotal role to play in delivering successful health and social care integration, says Mark Raeburn, managing director of Capita One
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Why government should ring-fence £4 million for local data scientists
Tom Symons, principal researcher in government innovation at Nesta, says a data revolution is coming to local government, but it needs a helping hand from Whitehall
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Digital initiatives: looking beyond the technology
Driving digital initiatives requires a great customer experience as much as technical excellence says James Collingridge, partnership manager at Peterborough City Council
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