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October 24, 2016  12:08 PM

GDS under Kevin Cunnington (so far) – different, and yet the same

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
CIO, Digital government, dwp, GDS, IT Strategy, Whitehall

Computer Weekly’s first opportunity to meet with Kevin Cunnington, the new director general of the Government Digital Service (GDS) answered a lot of questions –...

October 13, 2016  2:29 PM

GDS: Will the strategy still be delivery?

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Cabinet office, Digital government, Digital strategy, GDS, Government IT, IT Strategy, Whitehall

The Government Digital Service (GDS) is an uncertain place at the moment – or so the rumour mill says. The team are carrying on with their pre-existing strategy – one that was written last year to justify


October 5, 2016  11:51 AM

Even GDS creator Francis Maude is worried about future of GDS

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Cabinet office, Digital government, GDS

Followers of the ups and downs of the Government Digital Service (GDS) will be aware of the question marks surrounding the future of the...


September 15, 2016  3:50 PM

The all-new GDS under Kevin Cunnington starts here

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Cabinet office, Digital government, Digital strategy, Digital transformation, dwp, GDS, Government IT

So, the first phase of changing the Government Digital Service (GDS) is underway, and it’s clear there is a lot more to come. The Cabinet Office pitched the latest news as...


September 9, 2016  9:48 AM

The grubby day-to-day frustrations of digital change in Whitehall

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Change management, Digital transformation, GDS, Government IT, NHS, NPfIT, Universal Credit, Whitehall

Change is hard. Few business or IT leaders would disagree with such a statement. But learning the lessons from change should be the easy and obvious outcome. Failing to learn the lessons from change even after those lessons have been repeatedly expressed as a result of repeated problems can...


August 23, 2016  8:10 AM

How to break up GDS without breaking up GDS

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Cabinet office, dwp, GDS, Government IT

The Cabinet Office and its latest recruit – new Government Digital Service (GDS) chief Kevin Cunnington – are adamant that


July 29, 2016  10:34 AM

No matter what happens next, GDS’s long-term future is not assured

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Cabinet office, Digital strategy, dwp, GDS, HMRC

No matter what happens next for the Government Digital Service (GDS), you can assume three things will be true: 1 - The Cabinet Office will make...


July 20, 2016  6:01 PM

How digital will Theresa May’s government be?

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
"David Cameron", "Theresa May", .gov.uk, Digital economy, GAAP, GDS, Government IT

Now that the UK government – well, apart from the Labour party - seems to be returning to some semblance of business as usual following the extraordinary political upheavals of recent weeks, the tech community will be wondering where digital issues stand in new prime minister Theresa May’s...


June 9, 2016  3:30 PM

The voter registration website crash – fingers point to software problems …and the Foreign Office

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
cloud, GDS, Government IT, Software development, Website, Website design, Website maintenance

The government has not yet released an official explanation for the crash of the UK voter registration website earlier this week – but Computer Weekly has learned the likely cause. How ironic it is, that the subsequent...

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April 19, 2016  10:43 AM

Liam Maxwell: The man who checks the homework

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
CTO, GDS, Government IT, It spending, oligopoly

Former Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude used to call Liam Maxwell "the man who checks the homework".

First as an advisor to Maude, then


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