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UK parliament pushes to reclassify Internet as a public utility

A House of Lords report has called for the Internet to be reclassified as a public utility.

(February 26, 2015)


What’s going wrong with government procurement?

It has not been a good week for the Crown Commercial Service (CCS), the Cabinet Office agency responsible for government purchasing.

(February 26, 2015)


Digital skills will make or break the UK, says Lords report

The government is not doing enough to address the UK’s digital skills shortage, putting the nation’s technology industry at risk, a Lords report has warned.

(February 26, 2015)


Bristol opens its infrastructure for digital research

The city council and university have launched the Bristol is Open platform for public and private sectors.

(February 26, 2015)


England’s councils ‘on cliff-edge’ owing to cuts

The commission said there was "minimal scope for further efficiencies" in adult social care.

(February 26, 2015)


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RM1045 delay

On Friday 23rd January 2015, a notice was issued by The Crown Commercial Service (CCS), informing suppliers of an extension to the Network Services Framework…

(January 27, 2015)


Meaningful compliance – learning from PSN

It’s inappropriate to comment on the compliance changes to the PSN at present; they are in alpha and may be subject to change.

(January 22, 2015)


PSN or the Internet?

A question that’s often asked is why use the Public Services Network when the Internet is already there.

(December 12, 2014)


So, tell me, what is the point of brakes on a car?

I want to draw attention to cybercrime and the public sector’s increasing appetite to conduct more business and offer more services across the internet.

(October 13, 2014)


PSN Delivers Official Information

New security classifications will transport bulk of Government information across PSN

(October 2, 2014)

News Feed

Speakers include: @DocNicola, @tobiasgavin, @securebusiness and @_keith_smith_

(February 24, 2015)

Members meeting at @The_IoD just getting going. Looking forward to hearing Todays speakers.

(February 24, 2015)