Some IT suppliers to government are accused of “appalling” behaviour and conducting an “abusive” relationship with their public sector paymasters. Them’s fighting words from a senior government official.
The UK as the most digital government in the G8 family? A bold claim from Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude as other nations seem readier to learn lessons from the UK than parts of its own government.
“Some [suppliers] get it, some of them don’t. But our job is not to support sales of BMWs in the M3 corridor.” Tough talking from the UK’s Chief Operating Officer as the journey to digital reform gets underway.