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26 Scottish authorities back shared chief digital officer plan
By Neil Merrett
A growing number of councils are expected to sign up to collaborative strategy that brings together Scotland's government digital service and other key stakeholders to reform services
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New open standard launched to speed up blue-light response times
By David Bicknell
Following on from the government's work to develop ESN, the Cabinet Office, GDS and the DfT have driven the creation of an open "digital" standard for emergency service IT interfaces to try and slash response times
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DWP unveils first ever Universal Credit fraud and error stats
By Neil Merrett
2015/16 overpayment rates recorded at 7.3% for welfare reform programme, figures follow ongoing concerns about department's data management and verification capabilities
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NAO pans Whitehall shared services centres programme
By David Bicknell
"Programme is not progressing as planned" and "has not achieved value for money to date", says spending watchdog
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Queen's Speech highlights Digital Economy Bill
By David Bicknell
Bill will introduce Broadband Universal Service Obligation, cover use of data by government to deliver better public services and consult on better sharing of publicly-held data sets to improve service delivery
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NAO launches value for money review into Crown Commercial Service
By David Bicknell
First NAO report since review of CCS' predecessor will examine how "effectively and efficiently" CCS and Whitehall departments are working together
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HMRC publishes print and scan notice
By David Bicknell
PIN details services worth estimated £175m covering five lots including document design, composition and control, central and bulk print services, email delivery and image capture
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Councils get £500k funding for digital and data projects
By David Bicknell
34 councils have gained funding for schemes to transform local services; winners include Adur, Worthing and West Sussex, Leeds and Calderdale, and Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
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Socitm outlines EU data protection overhaul adaption challenges
By Neil Merrett
Briefing document warns public authorities and technology suppliers of "onerous" challenges ahead from incoming Privacy Shield and GDPR regulation
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GDS seeks to better exploit open address data benefits
By Neil Merrett
Department in discussions with numerous stakeholders over opportunities to link geospatial information with wider datasets both in and out of government
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Barclays considers Verify ID data set expansion challenges
By Neil Merrett
Information chief Peter Simon discusses the importance of trust for the government ID assurance tool; looks at expanding data sets used to include those of other banking groups
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PAC issues scrutiny warning over major projects oversight merger
By Neil Merrett
Report questions effectiveness of Whitehall's previous and current independent oversight bodies, with key concerns raised over data and departmental management skills
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Cautious welcome for Budget data and devolution pledges
By Neil Merrett
The ODI and LGA have given mixed responses to the chancellor's latest commitments to open data and support local authorities
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Natural Resources Wales looks to build on cloud ERP functionality
By Neil Merrett
Self service improvements now being planned by organisation following work to consolidate to single IT estate and migration to SaaS solution
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Osborne outlines new era for education with 2016 Budget
By Neil Merrett
All English schools to become academies by end of decade as chancellor details aims for digital tax systems, business rate modernisation and devolved powers
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