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September 25, 2014
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The scalability, availability, and the radically lower transaction costs offered by digital self-service have become critical to the development of cost effective public services. Find out what you need to know about adopting an open, agile approach.

Open source frameworks for digital self-service: Savings, flexibility and innovation
 
New Services

The Rural Payments Agency has announced a package of measures to help farmers get online for the new Basic Payment Scheme, including the launch of regional digital support centres.

RPA to help farmers get online
 
New Product / Technology

Digital presentation technology is starting to be installed for providers to use in magistrates’ courts. Those who need to present in court will be given access to ‘ClickShare’ technology, which allows the sharing of high quality digital material held on the presenters’ own devices through a wireless link to in-court TV screens.

Rollout of digital working in magistrates’ courts
 
Policy

Businesses supplying digital services across the European Union will be able to register for a new online VAT service from October 20. This will mean that they do not have to register VAT separately in each country where they do business.

Digital services suppliers urged to register for new EU VAT service
 

The Department for Transport has decided to close Transport Direct because it found that equivalent travel information services are now widely available online from several other sources.

Transport Direct website closes on 30 September
 
Research & Trends

Public organisations of all sizes depend on their site being up in order to meet their goals and deliver citizens the consistent, high quality services they expect, whenever they need it most. But how can you guarantee high availability for critical systems that cannot afford downtime?

Avoiding site downtime: how to plan for high availibility
 
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