Government & Public Sector

News, features and case studies of public sector organisations deploying technology, focusing on the reasons for investment, return on investment, challenges and overall results.

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Secretary of State for Education challenges tech industry

Secretary of State for Education challenges tech industry

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Lift-off for the UK with new spaceport: potential boost for tech industry

Lift-off for the UK with new spaceport: potential boost for tech industry

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AI & Machine Learning
What problems will artificial intelligence solve in the public sector?

What problems will artificial intelligence solve in the public sector?

10 July 2018 / Modern consumers and modern government constituents are the same people. When they order something from [...]

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Government & Public Sector
Uniting citizens with the public sector through social

Uniting citizens with the public sector through social

9 July 2018 / “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time.” [...]

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Diversity
Interview with Dr Rachid Hourizi, Director of the Institute of Coding

Interview with Dr Rachid Hourizi, Director of the Institute of Coding

3 July 2018 / For CTO’s and business leaders, the skills shortage in tech is a sore subject which [...]

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Cybersecurity
Is £150M enough to stem the growing IoT cyber threat facing the NHS?

Is £150M enough to stem the growing IoT cyber threat facing the NHS?

2 July 2018 / The government recently announced a long-awaited £150 million of extra funding for the NHS to [...]

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Data Protection & Privacy
5.1 million unauthorised taxpayers’ voices obtained by HMRC

5.1 million unauthorised taxpayers’ voices obtained by HMRC

26 June 2018 / The voices are thought to have been collected via the HMRC’s voice recognition-based security feature, [...]

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Government & Public Sector
Tech leaders say relaxation of Tier 2 visas may not be enough to solve the skills shortage

Tech leaders say relaxation of Tier 2 visas may not be enough to solve the skills shortage

18 June 2018 / Last Thursday, Theresa May announced that healthcare professionals would no longer be subject to the [...]

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Government & Public Sector
UK Government spends £6m on data scientists

UK Government spends £6m on data scientists

8 June 2018 / The UK government has spent nearly £6million on data scientists in the last year, according [...]

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Government & Public Sector
Embracing ‘smart’ to deliver citizen-centric innovation

Embracing ‘smart’ to deliver citizen-centric innovation

29 May 2018 / Businesses should not be the only entities taking advantage of technology, helping them innovate and [...]

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Government & Public Sector
Qualified workers turned away by Home Office as businesses face STEM skills shortage

Qualified workers turned away by Home Office as businesses face STEM skills shortage

18 May 2018 / A new survey from STEM Learning, a provider of STEM education and careers support in [...]

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Government & Public Sector
Disrupting healthcare: Interview with Dr Ali Parsa CEO of Babylon Health

Disrupting healthcare: Interview with Dr Ali Parsa CEO of Babylon Health

15 May 2018 / The scientists who lived in the ancient city of Babylon made important discoveries in mathematics, [...]

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Government & Public Sector
Chinese government shows confidence in blockchain technology

Chinese government shows confidence in blockchain technology

14 May 2018 / A major Chinese government department – the China Electronic Information Industry Development (CCID) of the [...]

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Government & Public Sector
Why healthcare companies have to let employees use ‘scary’ web services

Why healthcare companies have to let employees use ‘scary’ web services

14 May 2018 / Facebook, Dropbox, Whatsapp. This is the just the beginning of a long list of services [...]

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Data Protection & Privacy
Vote on Data Protection Bill sparks anger

Vote on Data Protection Bill sparks anger

9 May 2018 / The House of Commons is set to vote on part of the Data Protection Bill [...]

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Government & Public Sector
Anger mounts as MPs vote on Data Protection Bill

Anger mounts as MPs vote on Data Protection Bill

9 May 2018 / The House of Commons is set to vote on part of the Data Protection Bill [...]

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Government & Public Sector
Elizabeth Denham: A profile of the Information Commissioner

Elizabeth Denham: A profile of the Information Commissioner

9 April 2018 / Elizabeth Denham is undoubtedly one of the most powerful women in the country. She holds [...]

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Digital Transformation
Digital transformation: Taking back control in uncertain times

Digital transformation: Taking back control in uncertain times

26 March 2018 / Commiting to digital transformation efforts is now a priority for businesses, but the digital landscape [...]

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Cybersecurity
UK police forces up spend on cybercrime training

UK police forces up spend on cybercrime training

20 March 2018 / A new Policing and Cybercrime policy paper, launched this morning, has revealed that a total [...]

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Communications & Networking
ISP collaboration: the key to UK’s digital future?

ISP collaboration: the key to UK’s digital future?

6 March 2018 / In recent months, Openreach has been at the centre of telco news, and not always [...]

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EMEA
Could open banking provide a boost to the UK economy?

Could open banking provide a boost to the UK economy?

26 February 2018 / UK banking customers can now make their financial data available to third parties, like disruptive [...]

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AI & Machine Learning
CIOs need a seat at the table during the M&A process

CIOs need a seat at the table during the M&A process

22 February 2018 / Companies are making digital acquisitions in quick succession to gain cutting-edge technology and new talent, [...]

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Cybersecurity
UK councils ‘unprepared’ for cyber attacks – according to report

UK councils ‘unprepared’ for cyber attacks – according to report

20 February 2018 / Privacy group, Big Brother Watch, has this morning revealed that local authorities faced 19 million [...]

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AI & Machine Learning
European cloud and colocation market booming

European cloud and colocation market booming

20 February 2018 / Growth in the colocation market is happening around the world. In North America, 57% of [...]

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AI & Machine Learning
Brands must embrace digital transformation to thrive

Brands must embrace digital transformation to thrive

19 February 2018 / With consumer confidence in the doldrums, Brexit still causing uncertainties for the UK economy and [...]

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