Digital transformation provides the ‘most plausible response’ to austerity, as local and central government faces further significant funding cuts, according to a report by Socitm. *|MC:SUBJECT|*
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30th July, 2015
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Digital transformation provides the ‘most plausible response’ to austerity, as local and central government faces further significant funding cuts, according to a report by Socitm.

Digital transformation provides ‘most plausible response’ to austerity, says Socitm report
 
New Services

Arts Council England has announced a new £7.1 million fund to help ensure that public libraries in England can offer free Wi-Fi services by March 2016.

Arts Council England announces £7.1 million library Wi-Fi fund
 
New Product / Technology

Bristol City Council has announced that it has reached a £1.9 million agreement with Civica for the use of a new cloud-based housing management system to improve tenant services.

Bristol City Council uses Civica Housing software to enhance services
 

Keith Humphries, cabinet member for public protection, said: “The key here is to modernise the city’s CCTV network, while simultaneously reducing the burden on the taxpayer by investing in the latest technology.”

Wiltshire Council invests £500,000 to modernise CCTV system
 
Policy

The UK and French governments have announced the creation of a new joint UK-France Data Taskforce, which has been formed to target £42 billion of untapped economic growth potential across the EU.

UK and French governments form data taskforce
 
Insights

In a briefing paper, BCS has called on the government to implement several recommendations to improve the service and uptake of its Verify identity verification system.

BCS urges the government to build trust in the Verify system
 
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