Ordnance Survey agrees £23m deal with BT Openreach to supply data products and services

The companies have been working together since the mid 1990s
23 Apr 2014

Liverpool City Council seeks financial management system

Council wants system to help it to cope with significant reductions in budget and resources
22 Apr 2014

Scottish ministers issue £30m tender for print services on behalf of public sector bodies

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Councils, NHS bodies and Transport Scotland included as contracting authorities
14 Apr 2014

What next in the battle for Hadoop supremacy?

Sooraj Shah asks how Intel’s $740m investment in Cloudera has altered the dynamics in the Hadoop data platform market
14 Apr 2014

Halfords opts for Fujitsu in three-year IT maintenance deal

Halfords CIO Anna Barsby also planning data centre consolidation and other major projects
09 Apr 2014

Wirral Borough Council searching for web-based asset management solution

Council wants to replace existing software and standalone data sources in £180,000 tender
07 Apr 2014

OFT calls for improvements in public-sector ICT procurement

OFT believes more can be done to increase competition for contracts
26 Mar 2014

Atos selected to manage NHS GP extraction

Under-fire French firm selected for controversial programme
27 Feb 2014

Post Office looking for front office IT applications services provider in £530m tender

Services comprise customer-facing transactions across multiple channels including the website and mobile
25 Feb 2014

Microsoft to slash price of Windows 8.1 by 70 per cent - report

Manufacturers of lower-priced laptop and tablet devices to pay only $15 for licence, sources say
24 Feb 2014

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity looking for CRM software solution

Project could accommodate more than one vendor and implementation partner
21 Feb 2014

Lufthansa selects Dell Services for front-end booking system support

Airline chose Dell because it understood the market and was a 'reliable service provider'
20 Feb 2014

Public transport firm Metro on the hunt for a data centre partner

Partner has to provide flexible data centre solution, around the clock staff and other support arrangements
19 Feb 2014

Will 2014 be SAP’s year of the cloud?

01 Feb 2014

BBC issues £248m worth of tenders for playout services

Technology partner Atos may be involved to assist in scoping, drafting and evaluating of tenders
27 Jan 2014

Government claims it has “drawn the line” on wasteful IT contracts

Government has to adhere to 'red lines' in order for taxpayers to get better value for money
24 Jan 2014

Ailing IBM looks to the cloud for salvation

After five years of so-so revenue growth, IBM is finally embracing the cloud and gunning for the likes of Amazon, Rackspace and Google
20 Jan 2014

South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils tender for £6m shared services project

Shared services contract could expand to incorporate a number of councils in the South West
10 Jan 2014

Further delays to Universal Credit expected after DWP and GDS spat

Francis Maude pulls out GDS IT staff after disagreements between Department for Work and Pensions and Cabinet Office
08 Jan 2014

Technology and analytics high priorities for chief procurement officers in 2014 – Deloitte

Seven out of 10 CPOs plan 'some' or 'heavy' investment in technology over the next year
02 Jan 2014

Post Office seeks back office and network suppliers in £200m contracts

Company wants a 'scalable and flexible' back office solution to allow it to 'grow with customer needs'
24 Dec 2013

Influence - Data Centres: In-house or Outsource?

What are the specific use cases for keeping data locked up in the basement, or in the care of a third party?
21 Dec 2013

Government is making progress with big suppliers, claims Maude

Maude declines to comment on the Universal Credit debacle, but says GDS is involved in the long-term solution
11 Dec 2013

BMC aims to make cloud more manageable

Since being taken private six months ago, BMC Software has devised a new business plan based on systems management encompassing public and private clouds. Graeme Burton talks to CEO Bob Beauchamp about the strategy
29 Nov 2013