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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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ONS mulls commercial data partnership to expand 3rd party sources
By Neil Merrett
Prior information notice looks to expand data and information that can be collected from third parties as the body looks to reform the scope of the UK Census
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Care integration and shared services among Socitm 2017 focuses
By Neil Merrett
Organisation sets out core areas for its research over next 12 months to build on member concerns around security and open systems implementation
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DVLA’s Morley picks up CBE in New Year’s Honours list
By David Bicknell
Other honour recipients include Northern Ireland IS Shared Services director Barry Lowry, ministry of Justice COO Matthew Coats and Lily Lewis, programme manager at HMRC
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CCS details New Year aggregated technology procurement plans
By Neil Merrett
Expressions of interest to be sought from across the public sector for opportunities to obtain telephony and technology hardware to curb organisational spend
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Home Office: EU court data ruling will not impact UK surveillance laws
By Neil Merrett
The government says UK Court of Appeal will have final verdict next year on legality of powers to collect and store bulk information on UK citizens in recently passed IP Act
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Civica picks up social housing specialist Abritas
By David Bicknell
Reading-based Abritas provides web-based application software and services for UK social housing sector
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Tower Hamlets asks Quadnet to help improve its IT efficiency
By David Bicknell
Slow-running council systems are typical, with causes put down variously to slow legacy applications, ineffective change-control, poor systems architecture and inadequate configuration of virtual environments
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Socitm outlines usability concerns over council digital housing services
By Neil Merrett
Separate surveys raise common challenges around ensuring simplified and clear user journeys for online functions among majority of UK councils
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AWS creates new UK data centre region
By David Bicknell
New UK-based data centres set up to build on appeal to existing AWS public sector customers as DVLA, MoJ, and Peterborough City Council
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Total G-Cloud sales top £1.57bn by October
By Neil Merrett
First publication of monthly Digital Marketplace figures since September shows ongoing trend of central government-driven sales and updated spend for defunct Digital Services Framework
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ITSM in 2030 likely to have dropped the ‘IT’
By David Bicknell
Forthcoming AXELOS study mulls future of IT service management and role of ITIL in 2030
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GDS: by the words
By David Bicknell
The Government Digital Service celebrates its fifth birthday today. Its digital influence has spread beyond Whitehall into the wider public sector and even around the world. What has it achieved? And where does it go next?
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UK survey backs cross-Whitehall online citizen account formation
By Neil Merrett
New findings commissioned by IT supplier identifies service efficiency and convenience as key drivers for public take-up of digital government services
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