Public Sector IT:

November, 2012


November 30, 2012  1:03 PM

Odds stacked on Cornwall outsource

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November 22, 2012  3:08 PM

Portugal’s prescribed open standards – full list

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Open Standards & Open Source

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November 16, 2012  2:58 PM

CSC paid 0.5% tax on £1.5bn outsource

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Government IT, Outsourcing, Procurement, transparency and accountability

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November 13, 2012  12:52 PM

Universal Credit on-track – and thanks to agile, says discharged IT boss

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Agile, dwp, Universal Credit

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November 5, 2012  3:54 PM

UK insists open standards order will apply to COTS

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Open Standards & Open Source, Procurement, standardization of Government IT

The UK government has insisted its open standards order will require proprietary commercial software suppliers use open standards in all government systems, despite the edict not actually saying anything about commercial software, and even appearing to exclude it.

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November 2, 2012  4:55 PM

UK goes royalty-free… but not for COTS

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Government IT, Open Standards & Open Source, politics, standardization of Government IT, standards

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