Microsoft is to update its Office 365 platform to support the Open Document Format (ODF), following discussions with the Government Digital Service. *|MC:SUBJECT|*
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2nd April 2015
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Microsoft is to update its Office 365 platform to support the Open Document Format (ODF), following discussions with the Government Digital Service.

Microsoft to introduce Office 365 Open Document Format
 
New Services

Health and social care providers across the country will benefit from a £78m cash boost this year to invest in technology and help them move from paper-based clinical records to integrated digital care records.

Digital healthcare boosted with £78m fund
 

North Warwickshire Borough Council and Nuneaton & Bedworth Council will use a government grant to improve their websites, develop digital services and encourage more residents to get online.

Government grant to upgrade council websites
 
Policy

MPs criticise the “eleventh hour” decision to revert to paper forms for farmers claiming EU Common Agricultural Policy subsidies.

MPs criticise “eleventh hour” digital U-turn for farmer subsidies
 

Businesses in Swindon will be able to receive up to £3,000 to boost their broadband services, as part of the government’s extension to its broadband connection voucher scheme.

Government funds Swindon businesses’ broadband upgrade
 
Conferences and Events

Socitm announces the programme for its spring event exploring how local public services, including local authorities, the NHS and third sector bodies, can “open up digital” in a time of austerity.

Socitm announces agenda for “open up digital” spring event
 
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