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Nadira Hussain begins Enfield Director of IT role
By David Bicknell
Former Tower Hamlets head of ICT took up new role this week, reporting to director of finance James Rolfe
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Socitm study finds improved online council parking and roadwork services
By Neil Merrett
Latest survey of key services offered by UK local authorities finds broad increase in quality of online functions to support parking permits and road information
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Cunnington signals closer GDS relationship with local government
By David Bicknell
GDS director general believes engagement with local councils through recent roadshows has created mutual relationships both GDS and councils can build on
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CGI set to land £300m+ digital and IT services deal in Glasgow
By David Bicknell
Outline business case will go before council members on April 20, with full business case set to follow; CGI deal would succeed Access contract with Serco which ends next March
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More intensive G-Cloud 9 application period closes on schedule
By Neil Merrett
Exact number of suppliers to complete their applications is presently unconfirmed; several stakeholders broadly welcome framework changes, albeit it with reservations
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Whitehall IT Quality and Assurance framework launched
By Neil Merrett
CCS partners with the Home Office to provide public sector organisations with means to evaluate infrastructure, environments and overall performance of technology
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Start-ups backed to transform public sector through GovStart growth programme
By David Bicknell
Group of supporters includes Whitehall great and good such as former HMRC CDIO Mark Dearnley, procurement chief Bill Crothers, former and current GDS leaders Mike Bracken and Kevin Cunnington and National Technology advisor Liam Maxwell
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Summer launch planned for GOV.UK Verify private sector testing
By Neil Merrett
Three companies in place to set up a ‘Sandbox’ environment to test separate hubs that can potentially link the finance and retail sectors to Whitehall ID assurance platform
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Barnet launches digital social care system
By David Bicknell
ChooseCare platform expected to debut in London borough to enable care users to pay for needs online
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ONS opens new Data Science Campus
By David Bicknell
Office for National Statistics operation created in wake of Bean Review to beef up existing statistics-gathering by harnessing new data sources and technologies
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Camden launches its Open Data platform
By David Bicknell
London borough’s platform hosts over 300 datasets as open data pioneer looks for new ways of using information it holds to benefit local residents
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London boroughs opt for shared prepaid card care solution
Agreement with alliance of three councils to gradually rollout card programme continues group’s shared ICT and technology procurement focus
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Cunnington: “Very concrete” plans mapped for 25m user Verify expansion
By Neil Merrett
GDS has set itself internal targets for the numbers of ID assurance users it hopes to have at central and local government level up to 2020; considers potential extension of Verify brand
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Moray Council extends supplier partnership for self service drive
By Neil Merrett
Authority has now gone live with personalised customer portal that will link up with national ID assurance tool to better automate online services
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ICO council survey highlights pre-GDPR data protection challenges
By Neil Merrett
Regulator's report finds some authorities are yet to introduce key information management personnel such as data protection officers and senior information risk owners
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