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LGfL raises bandwidth bar for schools with series of new initiatives
By David Bicknell
2020 pledge also includes new initiatives around procurement for schools, safety, digital and cloud adoption, savings and support
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CCS readies aggregated framework for education IT hardware
By Neil Merrett
Public funded education providers have until next month to express interest in an aggregated mechanism to obtain tablets, laptops and chromebooks for the upcoming academic year
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Capita extends NI primary schools managed IT services deal
By Neil Merrett
Education Authority agrees additional two year contract to support primary and special needs schools with cloud-based solutions for collaboration and procurement
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Capita SIMS shakes up its schools management information system
By David Bicknell
Cloud-focused refresh of schools ‘software backbone’ will present school staff with student data as dashboards, charts and proactive alerts designed to win teachers' hearts and minds
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Summer launch planned for GOV.UK Verify private sector testing
By Neil Merrett
Three companies in place to set up a ‘Sandbox’ environment to test separate hubs that can potentially link the finance and retail sectors to Whitehall ID assurance platform
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Academic researchers worry about their open data knowledge
By David Bicknell
Figshare survey highlights widespread adoption of open datasets – but also raises questions from researchers over data sharing, licensing conditions and the costs of making data open
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Public sector fails to support digital transformation with cloud
By David Bicknell
Survey argues public sector execs see digital transformation as biggest challenge of the coming year - but many are failing to prioritise cloud initiatives
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Welsh government tenders for combined student dataset
By Neil Merrett
Contract will create anonymised record of pupil performance from GCSE to higher education; unions say information is already available but question how data is to be used
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Research Councils and Innovate UK look towards new Finance and HR solution
By David Bicknell
The organisations, which are merging to form UKRI, will need system for 7,750 users over three years, with potential for expanded digital services
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Apprenticeship levy system relies on mix of digital development and SFA legacy estate
By David Bicknell
Digital Apprenticeship Service relies on integration programme with 60% of solution already existing within SFA
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LGfL and Virgin Media Business hail London schools network upgrade
By David Bicknell
Upgrade project targeted 2084 schools under the LGfL 2.0 schools bandwidth upgrade project
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A10 expects Appcito will help public sector customers become cloud-ready
By David Bicknell
Acquisition by A10 of Appcito intended to help users bridge traditional and cloud environments
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London councils' IT teams urged to help build SuperCloud digital services
By David Bicknell
London Grid for Learning chief executive John Jackson sees London IT teams as 'centres of excellence' to 'design, build and implement'London-wide hybrid cloud delivery model
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Queen's Speech highlights Digital Economy Bill
By David Bicknell
Bill will introduce Broadband Universal Service Obligation, cover use of data by government to deliver better public services and consult on better sharing of publicly-held data sets to improve service delivery
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DfE courts partners for schools' bulk tablet procurement
By Neil Merrett
A series of webinars is to be held this month around CCS exercise designed to better negotiate the discounted purchasing of several types of device
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