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HMRC opts to extend Accenture application services agreement
By Neil Merrett
Four year contract will focus on providing secure cloud-hosted tax management to individual taxpayers – extending an existing relationship between the company and department
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Ofcom wants Openreach to be ‘distinct company’
By David Bicknell
Watchdog wants broadband division to be legally separate from BT, with its own board and physical network, staff, strategy and control over budget. But proposals stop short of break-up
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NAO wants “coherent framework” for strategic Whitehall planning
By David Bicknell
Watchdog’s reports needed more than ever before in wake of departments being asked to do more with less, as well as managing transformation, and now, Brexit
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GaaP focus at heart of GDS summer recruitment push
Organisation looking to appoint multiple development staff as well as technical architects and an open source leader to support cross departmental work
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Civica buys government digital specialist SFW
By David Bicknell
Deal is latest in a series of recent Civica acquisitions, including IPL, Web Technology Group, Asidua, Keystone and Coldharbour Systems
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Auditor general queries Whitehall digital project prioritisation
By Neil Merrett
Sir Amyas Morse urges government to concentrate on transformation that impacts multiple departments as opposed to what it considers standalone work, such as ESN
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Industry welcomes Home Office data and digital unit merger
By Neil Merrett
Department to bring together its separate digital and technology approaches under the leadership of CTO Sarah Wilkinson
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Eduserv findings highlight council cloud adoption resistance
By Neil Merrett
Research of 100 UK authorities argues that local government is largely unsure over how to use cloud services safely without risking data security
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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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Verizon “temporarily removed” as GOV.UK Verify ID provider
By Neil Merrett
The number of companies presently supporting ID platform as it undergoes development has been reduced to seven as Verizon looks to gain external certification
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BT in talks with Ofcom over Openreach “autonomy”
By Neil Merrett
Control of broadband infrastructure subsidiary being discussed with regulator as company rejects Commons committee criticisms of its investment in service delivery
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Liverpool and Salford developing collaborative technology platform
By Neil Merrett
Work has begun on new supplier agreement looking to streamline development of businesses process solution that can be adopted by wider number of authorities
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Parliament committee sets out delayed digital strategy concerns
By Neil Merrett
New report urges clarity over Brexit impact on Whitehall's digital aspirations; improved data and departmental coordination also among core recommendations
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Hancock takes over digital policy role at DCMS
By David Bicknell
West Suffolk MP who was minister for the Cabinet Office effectively takes over digital and culture role from Ed Vaizey who has left government
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News in Brief – July 15
By Neil Merrett
The UK’s new information commissioner will begin work on Monday, GDS kicks off the first of its local authority ID assurance events and the MoJ issues a tender for monitoring hardware
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