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Southwest One


May 1, 2013  4:19 PM

Somerset dodges questions over its throttling of IBM outsource

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February 22, 2013  4:31 PM

How Somerset strangled Southwest One

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January 18, 2013  4:41 PM

Somerset sets date for IBM court battle

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Somerset County Council is fight a High Court battle with IBM over their failed Southwest One outsource venture.

Their conflict will reach this dramatic conclusion in November, four years after Somerset started trying to pare back the £400m, ten-year contract it struck with IBM in...


November 30, 2012  1:03 PM

Odds stacked on Cornwall outsource

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