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Camden’s Blackwell outlines need for council connectivity leadership
By Neil Merrett
Authorities have important role to consider how physical infrastructure and estates can be managed to better support citizens and business to interact online
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EU Privacy Shield intact despite Trump executive order
By Neil Merrett
ICO and EU counterparts see no immediate impact to data sharing arrangements with US; further clarity to be sought from country during upcoming annual review of Privacy Shield
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HMRC readies replacement Government Gateway system for 2018
By Neil Merrett
Department to create in-house replacement service to allow business users to securely access services for itself and other Whitehall departments; pledges to continue using GOV.UK Verify
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Luton opts for ten year extension of Civica ICT outsource deal
By Neil Merrett
Authority renews initial ten year deal signed in 2011 to expand focus to unified communications system and IT asset management; contract also underpins LTS commercial organisation
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Revised Industrial Strategy targets data and digital infrastructure overhaul
By Neil Merrett
Green paper seeks to flesh out aims to support UK industry with focuses including smarter government data use; opposition questions lack of employee-focused considerations
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Ealing issues £7m out of hours call centre tender
By Neil Merrett
Authority goes to market for supplier to provide functions to a number of borough councils and housing groups as part of ongoing consortium arrangement
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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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