Ofcom to probe dominance of big three public-cloud players

26 September 2022

Communications regulator will examine whether the current market conditions stymie innovation and opportunities for smaller players

Death and digital assets: Ministers to consider law reform

26 September 2022

MoJ minister claims government is awaiting recommendations from advisory body, as private member's bill continues passage through parliament

Policy innovation contest looks to youth for ‘unheard insights’

26 September 2022

Successful proposals for Heywood prize are given up to £25,000 and support with turning ideas into implementation

Departments vary in civil servants’ enthusiasm to return to Whitehall HQs

15 September 2022

Department for Education’s Sanctuary Buildings saw occupancy double after Jacob Rees-Mogg’s letter in mid-April

‘Sustained leadership and focus’ – how the government can keep its data ambitions on track

8 September 2022

PublicTechnology listened in as senior officials and commercial partners got together to discuss how better sharing and use of data can help transform citizen services

Singapore: How a 'government concierge' is helping close the digital exclusion gap

6 September 2022

The Government Digital Service recently renewed its collaboration agreement with an overseas counterpart whose achievements it would surely love to emulate. PublicTechnology finds out more.

Government’s cyber plan delivers ‘a complete revolution in how we provide assurance’

26 August 2022

The recently published Government Cyber Security Strategy set out a range of ambitions to make the public sector safer. PublicTechnology gathered a panel of experts to find out more about how it will do so.

Technology, transformation and talent: is the public sector meeting its biggest reform challenges?

6 July 2022

Local and central government experts joined a recent PublicTechnology webinar discussion exploring strategies to modernise public services and their progress so far

Digital minister: ‘I’m one up from a Luddite – but I am grasping this enthusiastically’

15 June 2022

PublicTechnology met with the recently appointed Heather Wheeler, who reveals that overcoming difficulties with tech has been ‘an absolute joy’ – although she still appears to have some challenges with unfortunate remarks

Local authorities and their suppliers must connect the digitally excluded

1 August 2022

Various vulnerable groups are among those at risk of lacking the connectivity or skills to engage with public services, according to Graham Cutting of Cantium

Government can help make the UK a world-leader in quantum technology

13 July 2022

A pipeline of both technical and commercial skills, and proper consideration of the ethical implications is needed to ensure organisations are not left behind, according to Laura Foster of techUK

How early engagement can give a glimpse of students’ academic future

6 July 2022

Data analytics is key to ensuring that students continue to progress throughout their studies, according to Helen Higson of Aston Business School

Is the UK ready for the future of compute?

17 June 2022

The government’s upcoming review should consider ways to increase the country’s computing capacity, believes Laura Foster of techUK

Social value: public sector must demand more – and tech suppliers need to deliver

8 June 2022

SMEs and other providers should embrace the new mandates for IT firms to demonstrate social value, according to Alex Jackson of dxw

The time is now for private network adoption

23 May 2022

New forms of infrastructure can help improve public services, according to Sophie James of techUK