Category: Technology & Tools

Audit Report Into Failed Police Scotland IT Project – Accenture Pays Up

Risk transfer can’t guarantee success


Open Opps – A New Tool To Find Public Procurement Opportunities

Innovative platform picks up data from 100s of sites


SELECT for Cities IoE Platform Competition Launched

Invitation to develop an Internet-of-Everything (IoE) platform for open innovation in Europe.


UK Ministry of Defence – Is New Procurement System Running Into Trouble?

Suppliers complain that invoices not paid for months


Ultranet – An Australian IT Procurement Scandal With Wider Lessons

Maybe we shouldn’t trust “charismatic” executives!


Software Firm Gatewit Loses License To Operate Portuguese Government Tendering

Charging bidders is not allowable says regulator


Adult Social Care: The Problem with Personalisation (Part 1)

Is personalisation the right future for adult social care services?


Waterfall and Agile Software Development – Implications for Contracting Approaches (Part 2)

Implications from a contracting and legal point of view


Waterfall and Agile Software Development – Implications for Contracting Approaches

Useful advice from Kiran Chand of Bond Dickinson


Government Purchasing Cards – the Welsh Government and Victoria’s Secret

Cards can work well – but easy for media to find ‘interesting’ headlines