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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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CCS issues Technology Services 2 framework tender
By Neil Merrett
Agreement, which carries an estimated total value of up to £3bn, will be divided into three lots linked to service design and support, with an additional classification for large projects
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Verify service manager sought to lead GDS expansion ambitions
By Neil Merrett
Role, which carries a maximum salary value of £70,000, is anticipated to put in place vision for building user base across the wider public sector, as well as potentially for private groups
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CCS launches revised cyber security framework
By Neil Merrett
Organisation enters into second joint venture with the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) to provide more streamlined means of obtaining accredited services for public sector
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74 councils opt for data-led empty housing review during 2016
By Neil Merrett
A total of 9,000 properties found to have been empty for over six months have been reclaimed for authority use in England last year as part of ongoing data platform campaign
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GDS pays tribute to the elements of PSN it wants to keep
By David Bicknell
GDS intends to move away from the PSN but wants to keep its standards, community, marketplace, savings and benefits for SIROs
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Liberata lands seven-year £75m Hounslow contract
By David Bicknell
Under deal Liberata will deliver a range of services including revenues and benefits assessments, transactional finance, HR administration, payroll services and IT services
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Hammond’s Budget tackles STP and social care funding
By David Bicknell
Chancellor’s Statement discusses technical qualifications, takes aim at self-employment incorporation regimes and holds back digital tax requirements for businesses with turnover below VAT registration threshold
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G-Cloud 9 to offer revised contract length flexibility
By Neil Merrett
Revised framework allows call-off contracts to be extended beyond two years for first time, although concerns are raised that conditional nature of option creates additional complexity for stakeholders
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