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Voter registration deadline passes without major online service disruptions
By Neil Merrett
‘Register to vote’ service records busiest day for online applications ahead of General Election after GDS vow to learn user demand lessons from 2016 disruption
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Tony Singleton says goodbye to the Civil Service
By David Bicknell
G-Cloud pioneer says he is leaving Whitehall after 35 years’ service; warns that the “rate of change” in public services “lacks the pace and dynamics that are needed today
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Public sector CIOs readier to move to ‘as a service’ clouds
By David Bicknell
Trustmarque poll shows 91% of UK CIOs surveyed want to migrate their on-premise apps to clouds within the next 3-5 years, with public sector CIOs ahead of the private sector in their desire to move
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G-Cloud 9 launches with 2,847 suppliers onboard
By Neil Merrett
Latest iteration of the procurement framework ends a prolonged discovery and consultation phase that has abandoned running concurrent versions of the agreement
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Australian government partners with postal service for ID assurance overhaul
By Neil Merrett
Government seeks to integrate the post office’s identity technology with its systems to support single federated solution to access public and private sector functions
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Tory plans to move Civil Service out of Whitehall bear Labour’s hallmark
By David Bicknell
Conservative manifesto commitment to move senior posts to the regions echoes Jon Cruddas’ arguments at time of Labour digital government review
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Home Office Biometrics mulls fingerprint tech procurement feasibility
By Neil Merrett
Potential suppliers are being sought to help determine existing marketplace capacity to provide fingerprint devices and capture software for use with frontline law enforcement
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Conservative Party manifesto highlights cyber, digital and data ethics initiatives
By David Bicknell
Commitments include an expert Data Use and Ethics Commission, a new data protection law, strengthened cyber security standards and reduced data duplication across government
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ICO to investigate data analytics use in UK elections
By Neil Merrett
Initially focused on last year’s EU referendum with a view to wider campaigning, the UK’s data regulator will consider the legality of how personal data is being used for electioneering
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Manifesto commits Tories to Verify
By David Bicknell
Manifesto includes Whitehall shake-up plan to combine parts of Land Registry, Ordnance Survey, Valuation Office, Hydrographic Office and Geological Survey to create “comprehensive geospatial data body within government, the largest repository of open land data in the world”
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Liberal Democrat manifesto maintains 'digital bill of rights’ commitment
By Neil Merrett
As the party gears up for the General Election, a spending review focused on ensuring public sector efficiency through online services and collaboration is among its key tech pledges
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Labour manifesto sets sights on Universal Credit and STPs
By Neil Merrett
Party pledges “redesign” of long delayed flagship welfare reform favoured by last two governments, regional healthcare transformation strategy also queried
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NHS bodies warned to beware of Monday morning impact of cyber attack
By David Bicknell
Europol director fears more disruption as IT systems across the NHS are switched on at the start of a new week, including GP surgeries
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CTS director Iain Patterson to leave GDS
By David Bicknell
Director of Common Technology Services set to move on after nearly 18 months at the Government Digital Service
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HMCTS looks for digital architecture chief
By David Bicknell
£90K role will be at forefront of delivering digital transformation for courts and tribunals
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