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Home Office looks for infrastructure director
By David Bicknell
£130,000 role will drive development of public cloud and network infrastructure as well as central identity and directory service
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Innovate UK backs IoT hardware development
By David Bicknell
£1m available to support UK companies through programmes led by R/GA Media Group and Startupbootcamp; in the US, government agencies told to up their game on IoT security
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Blockchain could consign Whitehall bureaucracy to scrapheap, argues think-tank
By Neil Merrett
GDS insiders and the Open Data Institute meanwhile continue to urge caution over what potential, if any, distributed ledgers may have in rebuilding certain government services
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MoD consults on service management to support ‘New Style of IT’
By David Bicknell
Input expected to help drive fixed, two-year contract that is set to be fully operational by April 2017
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IP Bill bulk powers review calls for ongoing technical review process
By Neil Merrett
Independent reviewer David Anderson backs operational case for collection powers in surveillance legislation; does not rule on whether proposals should be passed or what preferred safeguards might be
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Auriga retains DWP cyber security contract
By David Bicknell
SME had to retender for security assurance services at department after two years under G-Cloud procurement rules
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GDS identity assurance head Janet Hughes to leave Whitehall
By Neil Merrett
Jess McEvoy will take over role on acting basis as GOV.UK Verify lead becomes latest prominent digital figure to move away from Whitehall within the last month
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Hampshire’s £100,000 ICO fine shows cost of failure to protect personal data
By Conor McGuinness
Hampshire County Council fined £100,000 by the ICO after a data breach at a former council site after failing to dispose the personal information of over 100 people
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Cost uncertainty remains over council GOV.UK Verify adoption
By Neil Merrett
Stakeholders hope to define end-to-end costs of using GDS ID assurance platform to support digital transformation of key local authority services
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ONS: 2021 Census will be strongly online-based
By David Bicknell
UK statisticians are aiming for 75% of the next Census to be conducted online; insist lessons will be learnt from Australian’s problems
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Scotland’s ‘myaccount’ ID assurance expansion plans now a year overdue
By Neil Merrett
Plans to extend ID service to support secure access to devolved government online services, alongside its current use for local and NHS functions, were intended to be in place by June last year
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Greenwich enters into smart city innovation partnership
By Neil Merrett
University of Surrey’s 5G Innovation Centre will share technical and regulatory expertise with the authority to set out new standards and technologies to transform services
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CGI awarded MoD secure communications support deal
By Neil Merrett
Company will provide hardware and software applications support for ministry’s CODES Communications Security (COMSEC) asset management system
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Verizon “temporarily removed” as GOV.UK Verify ID provider
By Neil Merrett
The number of companies presently supporting ID platform as it undergoes development has been reduced to seven as Verizon looks to gain external certification
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News in Brief – July 15
By Neil Merrett
The UK’s new information commissioner will begin work on Monday, GDS kicks off the first of its local authority ID assurance events and the MoJ issues a tender for monitoring hardware
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