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CCS awards Lot 2 of print services framework after legal delays
By Neil Merrett
Nine suppliers including Capita, Konica and Canon awarded places on public sector-wide agreement to provide devices, managed print services and records management functions
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Public sector CFOs see digital technology adoption as top strategic priority
By David Bicknell
EY survey of finance chiefs also highlight need to drive cost efficiencies, possibly through automation or outsourcing; technologies cited include blockchain and data analytics
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Digital Outcomes agreement to be extended into 2017 ahead of revamp
By Neil Merrett
Replacement framework on schedule to go live in February with similar terms to predecessor as work gets underway on more drastic overhaul for future iterations
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Nesta: GDS should embed data experts in councils
By David Bicknell
New ‘Wise Council’ report with LGA says councils are starting to understand how they can use data to make services more effective, but are only just getting to grips with its potential
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Ofcom pursues legal separation of BT and Openreach
By Neil Merrett
Regulator issues formal notice to split BT from its internet infrastructure operations to address ongoing concerns over competition and investment
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Milton Keynes: more evidence needed to drive smart city investment
By Neil Merrett
MK strategy director says case studies are needed to improve prospects for smart and IoT public sector initiatives; standards and regulations also vital says Jos Creese
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Home Office awards £200m ADB agreement to support ESN
By Neil Merrett
Five suppliers take places on new framework designed to undertake a series of competitions to implement, construct and manage passive infrastructure requirements for ESMCP
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Bournemouth accelerates towards a 5G future
South coast town to be focal point of trials on how best to create a 5G future
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ICO to form dedicated government affairs team
By Neil Merrett
Data regulator hopes to work closer with UK lawmakers on key data protection issues as part of work to prepare for incoming GDPR
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IBM commits to launch four UK data centres during 2017
By Neil Merrett
New sites, first of which will be based in Hampshire, aim to tackle growing public sector interest in cloud services to support digital transformation and cognitive intelligence needs
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Barnet three-year review highlights £31m savings in Capita contract
By David Bicknell
Review earmarks delivery of IT and estates services as areas for improvement; further savings of over £2m a year identified; discussions on possible extension likely towards end of financial year
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Legal challenge holds up lot 2 of CCS’ print framework
By David Bicknell
Delay in RM3781 begins to drives users to find alternative to key lot tender
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King’s Fund urges STP perseverance, despite local authority engagement fears
By Neil Merrett
NHS England is yet to confirm if all 44 authority transformation plans for service integration and transformation have been completed as new findings warn of confusion among care organisations
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Blackwell highlights route to beef up public services digital transformation
By David Bicknell
Camden Cabinet member argues public policy should consider use of digital technology and techniques to improve public service delivery ‘where it happens’
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Glasgow mulls Edinburgh’s landmark CGI deal as prime option to replace ACCESS
By David Bicknell
Outline business case planned for February 2017 as Glasgow looks set to piggyback on Edinburgh's CGI relationship
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