McCartney to head off IT fiascos

Meilton, David
November 1999
Public Finance;11/05/99, p9
Trade Publication
Announces the appointment of British Cabinet Office minister Ian McCartney as the head of a team to prevent failures in government information technology contracts. Revelation that Siemens Business Services which was at the center of the Passport office fiasco, is also the preferred bidder to computerize Ministry of Transportation vehicle testing; Comment from McCartney.


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