The latest figures from the Digital Marketplace have been made available, with the Cabinet Office claiming £1.35 out of every £3 spent has been with an SME.
The Home Office has issued a tender on the Digital Marketplace that reveals plans to migrate the Police Open Systems away from a traditional data centre to the public cloud on AWS.
Liam Maxwell’s move to AWS is problematic - and not just because he’s the government’s chief tech advisor
Liam Maxwell has played a fundamental role in the transformation of technology procurement and design of services in Whitehall. He ‘got it’, but he’s also a divisive figure that doesn’t always see the need to play by the rules.
The government’s central spend with SMEs - both directly and via its supply chain - has fallen from 26.1% in 2013/14 to 22.5% in 2016/17.
Digital transformation in government needs to be built around delivering better public services to citizens, says Keith Block.
UKCloud has already had success with a specific government cloud, and UK Cloud Health for the health sector. UKCloudX is its next bet.
We speak to one of G-Cloud’s key suppliers - UKCloud - about the framework’s future and get their take on whether enough is being done to keep it alive and well.
Cabinet Office Minister for Implementation Oliver Dowden aimed to reassure at last week’s GDS Sprint event. But we think there are some things to bear in mind.
According to a much anticipated House of Lords Select Committee report on AI, the UK government must to take further action to support AI developments.
Australia’s federal Digital Transformation Agency is considering how to simplify procurement practices and get more SMEs working with government.