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Luton opts for ten year extension of Civica ICT outsource deal
By Neil Merrett
Authority renews initial ten year deal signed in 2011 to expand focus to unified communications system and IT asset management; contract also underpins LTS commercial organisation
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Home Office signals ESN rollout will now begin in mid-2018
By David Bicknell
New date emerges as Home Office takes initial steps on new procurement process around measuring extent of 4G coverage on a mobile network
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Manzoni targets further change in Whitehall data commitments
By Neil Merrett
Civil Service chief says work needed ensure sufficient infrastructure, skills and legislation are in place to allow government services to benefit from new tools and analysis techniques
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GCHQ cyber security accelerator programme launches
By Neil Merrett
Seven start-ups become first organisations to be part of government-funded programme to work closely with intelligence personnel on devising new technologies
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Parole Board: digital case management switch plans on track
By Neil Merrett
Independent body aims for 90% of its members to access case information by April as part of 2017 paperless push
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ONS mulls commercial data partnership to expand 3rd party sources
By Neil Merrett
Prior information notice looks to expand data and information that can be collected from third parties as the body looks to reform the scope of the UK Census
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NAO issues warning on HMRC Scotland tax notification errors
By Neil Merrett
Despite welcoming progress in Scottish Rate of Income Tax (SRIT) management, auditor says significant challenges remain in maintaining up to date customer records
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Socitm outlines usability concerns over council digital housing services
By Neil Merrett
Separate surveys raise common challenges around ensuring simplified and clear user journeys for online functions among majority of UK councils
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Public sector CFOs see digital technology adoption as top strategic priority
By David Bicknell
EY survey of finance chiefs also highlight need to drive cost efficiencies, possibly through automation or outsourcing; technologies cited include blockchain and data analytics
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PAC told ESN switchover date likely to slip further
By Neil Merrett
Service providers expect additional delay from need to ensure device link up with new network; government says it is comfortable with Home Office's "high risk" approach
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Barnet three-year review highlights £31m savings in Capita contract
By David Bicknell
Review earmarks delivery of IT and estates services as areas for improvement; further savings of over £2m a year identified; discussions on possible extension likely towards end of financial year
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King’s Fund urges STP perseverance, despite local authority engagement fears
By Neil Merrett
NHS England is yet to confirm if all 44 authority transformation plans for service integration and transformation have been completed as new findings warn of confusion among care organisations
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Science Office highlights AI potential, but signposts governance and ethics issues
By David Bicknell
Report discusses “special responsibilities for government which follow from its use of artificial intelligence and big data”
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Hounslow commences cloud-based case management switch
By Neil Merrett
Authority will pilot new system that will provide citizens with direct access to status of their online transactions as part of agreement with Jadu
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PAC urges DWP to explain policy changes impacting Universal Credit rollout
By David Bicknell
Watchdog sets 2017 deadlines for DWP to explain impact of delays on operational costs, staff and claimants and detail how it is addressing staff testing and learning concerns
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