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GDS lays down law on council Verify adoption criteria
By Neil Merrett
Authorities that meet specific criteria invited to receive GDS technical assistance and guidance, as well as financial support for private beta services using Whitehall ID platform
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NHS Digital to expand CareCERT cyber security focus
By Neil Merrett
Organisation aims to offer e-learning portal and assurance services to better assist health and social care organisations with improving resilience to potential system attacks
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MoD gets top billing as Microsoft Cloud makes UK debut
By David Bicknell
Department will use Office 365 and Azure and will be a key exemplar for public sector adoption of cloud services for digital and service transformation
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Genomics England’s 100,000 Genomes project gets EMC support
By David Bicknell
Project, which will sequence genomes from 70,000 people, will rely on an Isilon data lake for all the data collected during genome sequencing
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News in Brief – September 2
By Neil Merrett
Alpha phase of G-Cloud 9 to launch this month as discovery work continues, new information commissioner expected to take “more aggressive” compliance approach and Scotland announces ADDS framework awards
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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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