An SMS text message service from Bedfordshire Police during a recent EDL protest has been hailed as a great success by shoppers, residents and businesses in Luton.

While the UK as a whole appears to be emerging from the recession, Government departments remain under pressure to update and replace technology.

MRG Systems are an information display company and if that statement does not immediately strike you as different then compare any retail digital signage system with the aims and objectives you require from a screen system. They can be very different.

For over 26 years, Dell has been committed to empowering customers, communities and even countries, to use technology to realise their dreams and ambitions. Our customers, wherever they are in the world, whether at work, at home or at school, trust us to deliver technology solutions that help them to do and achieve more.

The huge cost and damage from cyber attacks continues to make headlines, but there are things you can do to greatly reduce the risk using commercially available products. At Phoenix Datacom we have what you need to help you protect your organisation – and we’re good people to deal with, having over 25 years experience of supplying Government and MOD with IT products and services.

Mongoose IT specialises in the design and implementation of complex IT projects focused on Enterprise Search, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, utilising a combination of technologies from Tier 1 vendors. Mongoose IT also provides a portfolio of specialist software products that enable organisations to maximise the value from their existing solutions.

Today’s threats are faster, smarter, more prevalent and more elusive than ever before.  In this article Dennis Wilkins, Director for Northern Europe for cyber security leader Sourcefire, talks about why cyber security is  high on the Government agenda and what public sector bodies need to think about in order to make sure they have the right protection in place.

It’s A No-Brainer, Isn’t It? It’s difficult to think of any good reason why you wouldn’t want all your agents to handle any customer requirement.

Scanning paper documents to archive is a mainstream activity throughout government that saves office space and improves information access. But according to AIIM’s latest survey report, conducted ahead of their national roadshow in June – most organisations are missing out on the bigger benefits that come from scanning-to-process.

versaSRS HelpDesk is a browser-delivered feature-rich and flexible Help Desk and Customer Support solution that enables businesses to quickly and effectively support, manage and improve the quality of their interactions with employees, end users and customers raising service requests, issues, incidents or trouble tickets.

As interactive teaching technologies installations in classrooms are becoming increasingly important on a global basis, technology decision makers for schools have to consider a variety of options for the teachers and students they support.

The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has completed a major overhaul of their online services. Significant changes to their website infrastructure, together with a collaboration option for their partners, have enhanced their online presence and will have a long term financial impact on the Department – with savings of up to £5million for them and their partners over the next four years.

David Dixon, Managing Director at Landmark Promap, looks at how changes in accessing and delivering digital mapping data in 2010 could impact on providers and users of digital mapping in the public sector in the year ahead

If 2010 was a year of challenges, then 2011 is likely to be a year of change. Many of these changes will be driven by the cuts resulting from the government’s Comprehensive Spending Review, and already the public sector is bracing itself against the impact these changes will have in 2011. These cuts will affect many local authorities and public sector organisations including the Police, Home Office, UK Border Agency and HM Revenue and Customs.

The facts are simple, the more you are, or your workers are in lone worker situations then the higher the exposure to health and safety risks. More than six million people in the UK work in isolation or without direct supervision. Working alone can create health and safety risks. If you employ lone workers, or are self-employed and work alone, these risks will need to be managed.