• Des Ward of Innopsis analyses the issue of security in local authorities and offers advice on the potential threats to council’s information sharing capability

  • David Evans, director of Policy and Community at BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, talks to Government Technology about the meaning behind 'big data' and what it has in store for 2016.

  • Richard Godfrey discusses the success and savings of the newly launched Digital City Peterborough programme.

  • Tackling the issue of the digital skills gap in the public sector can be tricky, especially given the cost to UK businesses says Mahmood Chaudhri

    Bridging the digital skills gap in the UK public sector
  • In August, privacy campaign group Big Brother Watch revealed that local authorities recorded 4,236 data breaches over a three year period. GT asks whether the data we submit is really secure?

    A breach of trust for local authorities?

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BT's Openreach division should become a distinct company, but remain within the BT group, Ofcom has said.

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Calderdale Council has introduced a 24-hour instant messaging (IM) service for customers.

 Features

Managing threats in a digital world

Des Ward of Innopsis analyses the issue of security in local authorities and offers advice on the potential threats to council’s information sharing capability

2016 – the year of data

David Evans, director of Policy and Community at BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, talks to Government Technology about the meaning behind 'big data' and what it has in store for 2016.

How UK councils can create resilient digital ecosystem

Richard Godfrey discusses the success and savings of the newly launched Digital City Peterborough programme.

The commercial services that are saving money

Government Technology takes a look at the Crown Commercial Service Non-Medical Non-Clinical framework agreement

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