Did you know? A series of case studies have been published from the 2012 GeoPlace Exemplar Awards for best use of digital mapping demonstrating how address and street reference data enable local authorities to generate efficiency savings and support service delivery in areas such as electoral roll, council tax, planning and streetworks.
May 20th, 2013

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Agilisys has been confirmed as a supplier on the Government Procurement Service G-Cloud iii framework. This expands the company’s presence in the CloudStore, adding new products, including the Agilisys Engage software platform as well as the recently launched Agilisys Revenue Collection to the list of offerings.

Agilisys expands offering on G-Cloud framework
New Services

NHS is developing an app as part of its Coordinate My Care service that will allow patients receiving end-of-life care to access their Coordinate My Care records, ensuring that they are receiving appropriate treatment.

NHS to develop mobile app for Coordinate My Care

The UK has reached the halfway mark of its superfast broadband rollout as West Sussex County Council agreed a £20 million deal with BT.

UK broadband rollout reaches halfway mark

Blackpool Council has awarded internet provider The Networking People with a £3.2 million contract to provide up to six North West local authorities and 100 public buildings.

North West local authorities to benefit from Blackpool broadband contract

The Big Lottery Fund will be donating £15 million to fund projects around the country that aim to tackle the digital divide in local communities, in partnership with Go ON UK.

Big Lottery Fund to donate £15m to digital skills programmes
New Product / Technology

INHALE Asthma Data Tool is a one-stop portal for clinicians and commissioners containing data on asthma collected from all over the UK.

Public Health England launches INHALE Asthma Data Tool

The system was expected to be ready in time for the 2012 Olympics in order to centralise data centres and help manage the increased terrorism threat, yet trials of the system have recently been called off.

MI5 abandons digital records management system at cost of £90 m

The Labour Party has committed to providing an extra GBP 75 million for the delivery of superfast broadband in rural areas, and claims the government is way behind its targets.

Labour Party promises a further £75 m for broadband project
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The campaign encourages people to text with their noses or toes to realise how difficult such tasks are for those with physical limitations.

Martha Lane-Fox supports AbilityNet's Look No Hands! Campaign
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