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Work commences on third Digital Services Framework
By Neil Merrett
Cabinet Office expects to begin compiling invitation to tender (ITT) documents for DSF3 after pre-election period ends
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Labour wants to bring council websites within GOV.UK platform
By Neil Merrett
Party sets out digital and IT plans including commitments to "ethical data", disaggregated IT contracts and common platforms for local government transformation
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Harrow set to award Sopra Steria ICT outsource deal
By Neil Merrett
Company will replace Capita as council's ICT outsource partner from November, while also supporting potential long-term shift to disaggregated contracts
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LGA unveils digital innovation fund winners
By Neil Merrett
27 recipients consisting of individual and grouped councils will take share of £390,000 finance pot to encourage digital innovation
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G-Cloud spending reaches £517m in February
By Neil Merrett
Purchases through procurement framework exceed half a billion pounds as central government demand continues to dominate sales
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Digital Services Store migrated to Digital Marketplace
By Neil Merrett
Service for commissioning digital expertise now being hosted alongside G-Cloud on government procurement platform
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Ethical frameworks and APIs dominate open data discussion
By Neil Merrett
Labour's Chi Onwurah says ethical guidelines on data ownership will be vital to preventing another care.data controversy in the public sector
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Whitehall forms crown hosting JV with Ark Data Centres
By Neil Merrett
DWP, Home Office and Highways Agency first customers of new hosting venture designed to support systems requiring legacy or non-cloud hosting
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Budget 2015: local government reform among key digital aims
By Neil Merrett
Treasury, DCLG and GDS expected to assist local authorities with developing more efficient digital tools; online tax management innovation is also planned
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Warwickshire eyes April target for ID framework
By Neil Merrett
Council expects the first of three frameworks required to support ID assurance rollout across local government to be finished next month
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ITIL best practice gains new Practitioner qualification
By David Bicknell
AXELOS beefs up service management discipline to maximise benefits of adoption and drive ITSM towards profession status
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Cabinet Office outlines two year Digital Marketplace strategy
By Neil Merrett
GDS unveils next stage of plans to develop a single end-to-end platform for public sector procurement that is "virtually free" from risk of legal challenge
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Hampshire and Isle of Wight agrees HPSN2 provider extension
By Neil Merrett
Local authority partnership signs £25m agreement with Virgin Media Business to continue providing UK's first PSN compliant framework
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Roberts takes over ICT reins at Croydon
By David Bicknell
Council, which signed a major managed service deal with Capita in 2013, has expansive "digital by design" plans to help deliver savings
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Surrey backs East Sussex shared service partnership
By Neil Merrett
East Sussex to decide this month on backing new technology-led partnership to share management, delivery and investment in IT services
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