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South Ayrshire names new digital transformation manager
By David Bicknell
Alan O’Neill will join the council next week to support progress being made on the Transform South Ayrshire programme
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Hounslow commences cloud-based case management switch
By Neil Merrett
Authority will pilot new system that will provide citizens with direct access to status of their online transactions as part of agreement with Jadu
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Hull turns to Civica for contact centre overhaul
By Neil Merrett
Deal will target further self service developments to support City of Culture 2017 programme in the latest of a series of agreements signed between the company and authority
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Technology Products 2 framework goes live
By Neil Merrett
A total of 68 suppliers have been included on the framework; over 50% are SMEs in line with wider technology procurement reform ambitions
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Chancellor sets out £1.9bn cyber security strategy update
By Neil Merrett
New strategy doubles funding to help build skills and new technologies to address cyber threats, while setting out state’s own attack and investigation capabilities
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HSCN compliance checks to commence as N3 termination nears
By Neil Merrett
Innopsis argues that broad marketplace of both smaller and larger vendors will be a key measure of success for multi-supplier network agreement scheduled to replace outgoing N3 service
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Public sector fails to support digital transformation with cloud
By David Bicknell
Survey argues public sector execs see digital transformation as biggest challenge of the coming year - but many are failing to prioritise cloud initiatives
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NCSC commits to step up local authority cyber collaboration
Security organisation says it has only begun to “skim the surface” of the needs of councils to understand their concerns in addressing threats
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GDS targets 2017 launch for GOV.UK Verify health and social care work
By Neil Merrett
Efforts already underway to provide Whitehall ID assurance tool to local councils ahead of planned alpha launch should key criteria and standards be met
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Bromley extends Liberata digital services deal
Existing contract will continue until 2020 with the aim to support wider digital transformation of council's functions in agreement valued at up to £22m
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Agilisys survey reveals public sector cloud concerns
By David Bicknell
36% of respondents have no plans to adopt cloud technology; clear demand for service providers to offer service management capabilities to smooth issues and ensure Cloud projects meet future requirements
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Bracken queries Whitehall bulk data sharing reliance
By Neil Merrett
Former GDS head gives evidence along with ODI chief exec Jeni Tennison to Digital Economy Bill Committee questioning current opaqueness of government approach to information management
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Outsourcing name removed as National Outsourcing Association rebrands
By David Bicknell
National Outsourcing Association becomes the UK chapter of the Global Sourcing Association
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CCS may be set to review G-Cloud’s standard two-year contract length
By David Bicknell
CCS seems minded to respond positively to the MoD and some vendors over a rethink over the duration of framework contracts, including, but “not necessarily restricted to” G-Cloud
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Adur and Worthing to consider wider shared cloud switch approach
By Neil Merrett
Discussions now underway with Horsham and Mid Sussex councils to consider joint procurement approach for full IaaS migration of their services
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