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Glasgow resumes IT services discussions with CGI
By David Bicknell
City Council considers using the CGI-Edinburgh framework contract already adopted by Scottish Borders Council
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Serco raises process questions over Glasgow City Council’s post-ACCESS plans
By David Bicknell
Supplier “concerned” over council’s “decision to negotiate directly with CGI rather than hold a competitive tender process”
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Revamped Planning Portal site targets improved mobile access
By Neil Merrett
New website and online functionality introduced to tackle need for multiple device and language support in planning and building applications in England and Wales
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NCSC opens London HQ as it looks to next phase of cyber efforts
By Neil Merrett
Organisation unveils new centre of operations in central London to work with private and public sectors, including devolved and local authorities, to better tackle and detect attacks
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HMRC reiterates Verify support beyond Gateway revamp
By Neil Merrett
Department maintains it will not end support for the Government Digital Service (GDS)-developed GOV.UK Verify platform in favour of separate system that can serve business and individual users
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NAO weighs in on health and social care integration challenge
By David Bicknell
Watchdog applauds effort but warns it found “no compelling evidence to show that integration in England leads to sustainable financial savings or reduced acute hospital activity”
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Stockport steps up its digital offer
By David Bicknell
Council beefs up its online services with new website and digital facilities to help meet tough savings targets
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Camden’s Blackwell outlines need for council connectivity leadership
By Neil Merrett
Authorities have important role to consider how physical infrastructure and estates can be managed to better support citizens and business to interact online
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EU Privacy Shield intact despite Trump executive order
By Neil Merrett
ICO and EU counterparts see no immediate impact to data sharing arrangements with US; further clarity to be sought from country during upcoming annual review of Privacy Shield
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HMRC readies replacement Government Gateway system for 2018
By Neil Merrett
Department to create in-house replacement service to allow business users to securely access services for itself and other Whitehall departments; pledges to continue using GOV.UK Verify
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Luton opts for ten year extension of Civica ICT outsource deal
By Neil Merrett
Authority renews initial ten year deal signed in 2011 to expand focus to unified communications system and IT asset management; contract also underpins LTS commercial organisation
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Revised Industrial Strategy targets data and digital infrastructure overhaul
By Neil Merrett
Green paper seeks to flesh out aims to support UK industry with focuses including smarter government data use; opposition questions lack of employee-focused considerations
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Ealing issues £7m out of hours call centre tender
By Neil Merrett
Authority goes to market for supplier to provide functions to a number of borough councils and housing groups as part of ongoing consortium arrangement
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Job spec for senior Birmingham IT post looks towards end of Service Birmingham ICT deal
By David Bicknell
Key element of Assistant Director ICT and Digital Services and CIO role will be to “oversee the effective closedown of the current Service Birmingham ICT contract”
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Manzoni targets further change in Whitehall data commitments
By Neil Merrett
Civil Service chief says work needed ensure sufficient infrastructure, skills and legislation are in place to allow government services to benefit from new tools and analysis techniques
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