The US government looks set to emulate the success of the UK’s Government Digital Service (GDS), just the ‘Mother of Parliaments’ in the UK turns its attention to the need for a new Head of Digital to improve its online offerings.
A pact between the governments of Israel and the UK to work on the development of digital services as part of the so called D8 initiative reminds us of how we can learn from one another, even if the European Commission isn’t keen on national efforts.
CIO Claudette Jones is helping the organisation transition out of a 16 year outsourcing deal
According to a leaked document, however, Universal Credit will be protected (phew!)
“A few years ago, Skype was a typo, a tweet was something you heard from a bird and a cloud was something you saw in the sky.” The CeBIT trade show opens in Hannover with political tech jokes.
Privacy experts are going to run with this, but we need to take a more balanced look at what the benefits and risks are
Slough is fast becoming the UK’s first stop for cloud services firms wanting an in-country data center as Salesforce.com follows VMware in opening up its operation there, with plans to move to France and Germany next.
A UK think tank explains that councils need to focus on delivering a return on investment
Client-server SaaS doesn’t comply with the NIST definition of cloud SaaS and should be deleted from anyone’s CloudStore – especially G-Cloud. Let me spell out exactly why it’s just so much SoSaaS
The Prime Minister’s office is transforming Whitehall coms into a democratic, digital endeavour
A new Accenture study finds that Singapore, Norway and the United Arab Emirates rank first, second and third, respectively, ahead of the United States, United Kingdom, Brazil, India, Saudi Arabia, Germany and South Korea when it comes to digital government.
Working as part of the government’s ‘start-up division’ – GDS – CTO Liam Maxwell is working hard to overhaul Whitehall’s digital capabilities.
We can’t let today slip by without sending birthday greetings to the UK government’s G-Cloud program.