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VIDEO: Cyber security, the cloud, data sovereignty and data residence post Brexit. Andy Bates and Joe Tibbetts in conversation.

Picking up their conversation where they left off in May but with a dramatically change geo-political backdrop Andy Bates - Public sector CTO, EMEA fo...

Councils need to prepare for impending changes to data protection and online privacy laws

Socitm's new briefing sets out the digital challenges that could be presented by changing legislation

Why it would be great if councils published their web usage stats

Last autumn I undertook what, on reflection, seems like a somewhat foolhardy quest to establish some basic facts about local authority websites.

How ambitious LAs could save 40% of their budget

A new report from Nesta, entitled Connected Councils, details how councils can use digital technology to deliver improved services whilst saving money...

Does size really matter? Getting to grips with Big Data in Local Government

Local authorities have a huge opportunity to deliver savings and improve citizen experience by mining the gold in the data that they already hold.

A connected and protected public sector: what to expect in 2016

Technology trends to look out for in the public sector next year

5 cyber security trends that will dominate the public sector in 2016

Another year almost over, another year of high profile breaches. No industry is immune from a cyber attack, and this is includes the public sector. Gi...

What can we learn from New Zealand’s digital future report?

Digital transformation doesn't need to intimidate with jargon, but should be seen as a way to empower public sector management and, ultimately, improv...

40% of public sector organisations hit by cyber-attacks this year

In 2014, 81% of organisations in the UK reported a cyber-security breach. So far this year, 40% of public sector organisations have also suffered a si...

The hidden dangers lurking inside your documents

Communicating with the public is an important part of any public service. Reporting on your successes, analysing opportunities and providing important...

VIDEO: Digital opportunities local government 'hasn’t begun to exploit'

Kim Ryley, a Director at council chiefs’ organisation SOLACE, talks about The changing landscape for local government, a report prepared jointly with...