Government IT reform has but two years to ensure a lasting legacy

Glick, Bryan
May 2013
Computer Weekly;5/7/2013, p14
Trade Publication
The author discusses the achievements in information technology (IT) in the British government. These include a mandatory open standards policy, a cloud-first policy through the G-cloud and significant savings made from existing, long-term contracts with the IT oligopoly of big suppliers. It notes however that open standards have yet to be tested in a major project but the digital reforms in itself is a measure of the achievement so far.


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