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DVLA pursues cross-department code sharing
By Neil Merrett
Agency among growing number of departments sharing open source code using Github; experts call for greater outreach with developer community
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Let's not automate government but rewire it - and save millions along the way!
An Open Systems Alliance using open APIs will help not just automate government, but completely rewire it. Camden Council CIO John Jackson explains the thinking bringing the Alliance together
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Companies House prepares for open data beta switch
By Neil Merrett
Agency aims to rollout consolidated database as live service in 2015 to create world's first national open register of business information
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Socitm responds to Labour digital plan
By Neil Merrett
Findings praised for placing high importance on local authority role in digital innovation, while concerns raised over possible GDS remit under plan
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UK 'smart city' public sector guidance published
By Neil Merrett
Two new documents developed with the UK Government aim to tackle key challenges in integrating data and municipal infrastructure to improve services
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CBI wants expanded GDS role in public service reform
By Neil Merrett
Report calls for enhanced central lead within government for wide-scale expansion of digital public services
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Cloud and open data vital for public transport shakeup
By Neil Merrett
New guide identifies open standards and datasets as key tools for authorities to streamline public transport provision, despite related security challenges
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Labour group unveils digital review strategy document
By Neil Merrett
The adoption of government "as a platform", open standards and the creation of a Local Government Digital Service (LGDS) among key proposals
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Socitm challenges benefits of single local government website
By Neil Merrett
Group calls for shared APIs and open source initiatives instead of single local gov.uk-style portal
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CCG information lead fears NHS data sharing “too slow”
By Neil Merrett
Timely data access within healthcare seen as a key driver towards paperless NHS
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