The UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has today pledged to accelerate new infrastructure projects by establishing something called Project Speed to “scythe through red tape and get things done,” although unfortunately the announcement was rather short on specifics (or anything truly new) for broadband and mobile.
High Speed 2 represents a major new opportunity for ICT suppliers in the public sector transportation space. GlobalData Public Sector Principal Analyst Tony Cripps takes us on a high-speed ride around HS2’s ICT spending.
The Government Digital Service (GDS) has rewritten its guidance on authentication for online services.
It has updated the GPG 44 document for the first time since 2014, taking account of the development two-factor authentication and refreshing parts that were regarded as outdated.
The MoU sets out preferential commercial terms for UKCloud to offer its services to the public sector, either directly or indirectly through its partner community.
Easing the lockdown, while avoiding a second wave, is one of the great challenges of our time. To slow the spread of the virus, we’ve put our lives on hold, with health services and supply chains pushed to breaking point. With new cases expected until at least 2024, a rapid, joined-up approach to controlling the virus and preventing another pandemic is crucial.