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TUPE: not quite the shield it used to be
A series of legislative changes to TUPE came into force earlier this year that may have changed the outlook for the protection of outsourced employees
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Volatile future in store for 'TUPE' staff
Since 2006, the terms and conditions of IT staff have been protected if, through outsourcing, they become employees of an incoming employer. But now the government's drive to use SMEs and changes in legislation means the future cover provided by TUPE may not be as effective. Terry Ernest-Jones explains.
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Peers warn over scale of UK digital skills challenge
By Neil Merrett
Digital committee chair believes UK has yet to fully understand changes needed to implement competitive IT skills strategy
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PSN - a platform for reform
The PSNGB trade association has published a whitepaper that discusses PSN's future development. It argues that PSN is a trusted platform for innovation and reform amid increasing demand for critical public services
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Labour's Digital Review: the emerging themes
Chi Onwurah MP details the three key talking points that have already emerged from the party's recent digital government review
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Making sense of BIS, DECC, and the SMEs
Mark Thompson argues encouraging SMEs to play a key role in Whitehall requires time and support, while new entrants must show they can be part of a mixed economy of large and small suppliers - and government must understand the value each model brings to the whole
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PSN: job done? Or just the beginning....
PSNGB's Neil Mellor argues that it would be an error to consign the Public Services Network to the 'done' pile. Increasing demand for critical public services means PSN must be tackled as 'business as unusual', he says
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Inflexible contracts only increase public sector open source potential
Proprietary suppliers on “thin ice” with inflexible contracts, but open source counterparts must embrace cost honesty, writes Hampshire County Council CIO Jos Creese
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Councils saving millions through judicious IT sourcing
Jos Creese, CIO at Hampshire County Council, responds to today's BBC news article: "Councils 'wasting millions' ignoring government IT cloud"
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Click here for Social Justice
Labour MPs Stella Creasy and Chi Onwurah discuss how sharing data directly with citizens will help reform public services
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Enhancing our digital capability
Kevin Cunnington discusses how the recruitment of 25 new posts will enhance the department’s digital capabilities and further change its DNA.
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PSN: a 'lot' of opportunity for SMEs
What opportunities does the Public Services Network (PSN) offer SMEs? PSN GB's SME director Ian Fishwick discusses the growing prospects for smaller companies in the PSN marketplace, and addresses the issue of 'lots'
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Cheshire and Merseyside PSN - an ICT manager's perspective
Cheshire and Merseyside's new Public Services Network (PSN) will connect 13 partners across the region. Martin Potts from Cheshire East Council discusses the network's deployment and the challenges encountered along the way
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Sally Howes: 'Technology supports digital'
By Charlotte Jee
An interview with Sally Howes, executive leader of digital and innovation at the National Audit Office, on progress with government's digital revolution
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After the floods: how PSN could improve emergency response
PSNGB's Neil Mellor discusses how the Public Services Network will enable agencies to transfer information securely and effectively during major incidents
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