The association of IT and digital professionals in local government has announced its plans for 2017 research and policy projects.
Less than half of UK local authorities’ websites have good or very good information for people...
The contract for BT’s network for integrated voice and data communications across Surrey and Berkshire has been extended until 2021, as Surrey County Council claims it is on track to save £3.5m.
Soctim, the body that represents public service ICT professionals, has announced which digital services it will review in the next round of its survey of councils’ online performance.
Public sector bodies using the Government Secure Intranet Convergence Framework have been told to move quickly to find and procure new services, before the contractual cover for existing services expires.
Surrey and Borders Partners NHS Trust has launched a £5m trial of Internet of Things technologies to improve healthcare for people with dementia.
The replacement public services network (PSN) network services framework appears to be more popular than its predecessor, according to industry body Innopsis.
The Government Digital Service plans to update its Technology Code of Practice to encourage a more adaptive and innovative approach to technology use in government.
The information security arm of GCHQ, CESG, has launched a competition for public authorities to trial Windows 10 technologies that are under-used in the public sector
North Lanarkshire Council has joined the Scottish Wide Area Network (SWAN).
Some rural areas are in danger of falling into a digital “twilight zone” according to the Local Government Association.
Mark Smith has been promoted to lead the government's high-performance digital network for public-sector organisations, the Public Services Network.
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The Public Services Network’s £999 compliance charge for using the Government Secure Internet Convergence Framework has been removed and replaced with a set of unbundled fees that should always be cheaper, according the Government Digital Service.
A new tool has been developed to give public-sector workers more confidence that the e-mails they send and receive are secure
Scotland’s public sector is “scrambling” to stay on top of growing demands for improved digital infrastructure, a head of IT within the NHS has warned.
A proposed data sharing body for public bodies across Greater Manchester will adopt a “federated data” model, rather than collating residents’ personal information on a single database.
Councils should not be forced to reveal detailed technical or commercial information relating to large scale ICT contracts, the Information Commissioner’s Office has ruled.
Cornwall Council will this month begin insourcing ICT staff after BT Cornwall (BTC) failed to gain an injunction preventing the termination of a 10-year outsourcing deal.
Chi Onwurah, shadow minister for culture and the digital economy, has signed up to speak at Socitm’s Spring conference.
Eddie Copeland, head of the technology policy unit at think tank Policy Exchange, takes a look at the year ahead for ICT in the public sector.
Unifying ICT security contracts can help local authorities achieve big savings - and improve confidence in their protection - hear Sophos experts discuss during a dedicated webinar.
An online platform provider owned by Kirklees Council has launched a new website for benefits enquiries aimed at saving the council £400,000 a year.