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CGI awarded MoD secure communications support deal
By Neil Merrett
Company will provide hardware and software applications support for ministry’s CODES Communications Security (COMSEC) asset management system
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Universal Credit completion date shifted to 2022
By Neil Merrett
DWP denies existing welfare reform work to roll out new digital system is delayed, but argues further time is needed to encompass expanded remit of project approved in 2015 budget
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NHS England chief addresses Brexit and integrated care challenges
By Neil Merrett
Simon Stevens expects funding for localised technology and service integration plans to be finalised by October; says it is too early to determine financial impact from referendum
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Government confirms wider blockchain plans “in the pipeline”
By Neil Merrett
Whitehall trials focusing on use of distributed ledger technologies solely being undertaken by DWP at present; department claims no systems are currently scheduled to be replaced
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CIPFA: commercial focus vital to council service innovation
By Neil Merrett
A new report details opportunities to improve authority incomes by profiting from functions including back office expertise sharing; skill base and public perceptions among key challenges
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Matt Hancock outlines policy design challenges for “Brexit Britain”
By Neil Merrett
Cabinet Office minister argues referendum outcome must be used as opportunity for drastic overhaul of policy design, procurement and Civil Service technology skills
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European Commission approves EU-US Privacy Shield adoption
By Neil Merrett
Certification to commence on August 1 for agreement that sets out new safeguards and scrutiny measures for transfer of European personal data to the US
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NHS CCIO appointed under wider technology executive overhaul
By Neil Merrett
Professor Keith McNeil, Will Smart and Juliet Bauer will take up the roles of NHS CCIO, CIO and director of digital experience respectively
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CQC revamps health and social care data security guidance
By Neil Merrett
Organisational review establishes new guidelines around leadership, IT systems design and removing outdated systems to tackle threat of data breaches and information loss
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East Midlands police forces' "strategic alliance" toned down to "tri-force collaboration"
By David Bicknell
Leicestershire PCC Lord Bach tells local police and crime panel that "strategic alliance" is "too grand a title"
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ICT-enabled policy instruments set for key role in Whitehall's Brexit policy rethink
By David Bicknell
Research paper says digital government must start with the political process of policy design
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NHS England chief reiterates integrated care and innovation needs
By Neil Merrett
Simon Stevens says more work is needed to link care systems; new funding route to be offered to streamline adoption of innovative technology like devices and apps
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Commons committee backs more punitive data protection measures
By Neil Merrett
Culture, media and sport group recommends granting data regulator expanded powers to audit and fine organisations; custodial sentences also mooted
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Home Office and English national parks agree emergency services accord
By David Bicknell
ESMCP document confirms need to develop mobile network infrastructure while respecting national parks environment
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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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