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Cabinet Office dismisses GDS split report
By Neil Merrett
Spokesperson claims it remains “business as usual” for centralised Whitehall technology approach amidst reports the government may consider switch to department-led transformation plans
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For Skyscape, now read UKCloud
By David Bicknell
Long-running legal battle with satellite TV company Sky prompts public sector cloud services company to change its name
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HMRC tells PAC it has “strong leadership team” in place for Aspire transition
By David Bicknell
Department responds to Public Accounts Committee’s recommendation that it “must ensure continuity in the leadership of the Aspire programme”
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GOV.UK Notify gets private beta launch
By Neil Merrett
New notification platform commences trials for services such as student loan, passport and Digital Marketplace applications ahead of wider rollout plans
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Home Office insists ESN 2019 switchover on track
By David Bicknell
Impact of Brexit and worries from NAO head Sir Amyas Morse over Whitehall priorities will not affect rollout of new network starting in 2017, Home Office says
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HMRC extends 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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