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techUK: Greater digital skills and information sharing needed for transformation
By David Bicknell
Tech group’s Smarter Services report wants to see more willingness to experiment with new working practices, greater information sharing, and procurement frameworks streamlined
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CCS weighs up commercial route to deliver Crown Marketplace
By David Bicknell
Today’s joint event with GDS and Digital Catapult may provide insight into CCS’ plans to deliver a public sector e-Marketplace to simplify procurement for both buyers and suppliers
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ICO and Surveillance Camera Commissioner sign MoU
By Matteo Natalucci
The MoU sets out a cooperation framework and practical working arrangements between the two agencies over the collection and manipulation of personal data
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Government announces £10m pilot to boost fibre broadband for six UK Areas
By Matteo Natalucci
The project is part of a £200m four-year plan to stimulate the growth of full fibre in the country  
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GDS prepares to showcase ‘VerifyLocal’ developments
By David Bicknell
Service shortly to launch local sector's first pattern-compliant services in private beta
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Notts County Council fined £70,000 over data breach
By David Bicknell
Nottinghamshire County Council gets fine for “serious and prolonged breach” after leaving vulnerable people’s personal information exposed online for five years
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HMCTS and CPS want testers for Criminal Justice Common Platform
By Matteo Natalucci
Two-year project intended lensure quality of Criminal Justice System Common Platform digital service
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Public sector intranets not fit for purpose, survey argues
By David Bicknell
Half of public sector respondents polled rated their intranet at 4 out of 10 or lower; poor rating is matched by equally poor search function and lack of IT buy-in
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Survey suggests two thirds of companies' CIOs are hiring staff to cope with GDPR
By David Bicknell
Analytics, regulatory knowledge and project management said to be skills in high demand - but employment effect on public sector organisations such as local councils and the NHS less clear
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Disclosure and Barring Service to introduce new digital services
By Matteo Natalucci
Users will be able to submit barring referrals online and apply online for a basic criminal record check
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Edinburgh raises questions over CGI performance
By David Bicknell
Governance, Risk and Best Value committee meeting today sets up workshop to discuss options following concerns highlighted in ICT Programme report
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Theo Blackwell named London’s first chief digital officer
By David Bicknell
Imaginative choice by Mayor Sadiq Khan takes Camden Council’s Cabinet member for finance, technology and growth into significant digital role for London
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Police officers who lack IT skills should be sacked, report suggests
By Matteo Natalucci
Reform think-tank wants shake-up in police digitalisation strategy to combat rising cyber crime threat
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EU to support wireless connectivity for local communities
By Matteo Natalucci
EU to update in October Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Work Programme to include budget for wireless connectivity for local communities
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EU to award grants for the development of Digital Service Infrastructures
By Matteo Natalucci
Up to €77m EU grants to help European public administrations and their partners adopt core digital services platforms
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