GDS tells public sector to 'be bold and unpublish' unnecessary web pages

19 July 2017

Government Digital Service lifts lid on success of project to simplify process of starting a business online

Data, demonyms, and 'focus colours' - the GDS blueprint for building a successful digital service

18 July 2017

Digital engagement lead explains how the department's Service Toolkit can help public bodies create new online services for citizens from scratch

Digital Economy Act will 'underpin radical transformation of government services'

18 July 2017

Digital minister Matt Hancock signs into law act intended to promote connectivity across the country and make the online world safe for children

Police ICT Company offers up to £180k for new CEO

17 July 2017

Company hunts for leader that can cultivate a shared sense of purpose among both law enforcement and the IT-supplier community

‘We proved ourselves to the Treasury’ – one-on-one with former GDS big gun Poss Apostolou

19 July 2017

Three months after moving into the private sector, one of GDS’s most dedicated servants tells Sam Trendall about his proudest achievements, and how he will continue to help the government with its digital revolution

Interview: The Crown Prosecution Service's digital transformation chief on his 'user-centric' mission

17 July 2017

A year into his role, Mark Gray tells Sam Trendall how digitisation has already got rid of millions of pages of paper per year, and what more can be done

Robotics revolution: why chatbots and AI could shake up local government

11 July 2017

Enfield Council’s lead technology adviser Rocco Labellarte says the authority’s chatbot is attracting international attention and is about to transform services and release resources. Gill Hitchcock reports

Could the UK become the Silicon Valley of government technology?

6 July 2017

Former No. 10 policy adviser Daniel Korski tells Sam Trendall about his plans to create an armada of UK tech players to compete with the best California has to offer – and why he needed to leave Whitehall to do so

‘Alexa, what is the GDP?’ How the ONS is planning for a technological future

3 July 2017

David Best joined the Office for National Statistics two years ago and is, by his reckoning, a third of the way through an ambitious reform programme. He tells Rebecca Hill about heritage systems, culture change and thinking ahead


Introducing the digital offset effect

13 July 2017

John McMahon from IEG4 takes Isaac Newton as his inspiration for new method of measuring the success of public sector digital transformation projects

Why the government should protect IT spending

7 July 2017

IT reseller Insight's public sector chief argues that failing to invest in digital could hurt the government's ability to deliver services

A five-point checklist to make digital transformation a success

5 July 2017

Jon Lucas from Hyve Managed Hosting discusses the key considerations for public sector bodies looking to embrace cloud and digitalisation 

How the public sector can remove barriers to cloud

29 June 2017

James Butler of software and IT services firm Trustmarque examines how to ‘bridge the gap’ between private and public sector adoption

Public facilities should do away with downtime

27 June 2017

Ensuring spaces can be booked by the public and other bodies can bring in revenue and create efficiencies, argues Chris Smith of Kajima