Public Sector IT

May 2011

  • EC concludes backroom deal with Microsoft

    Mark Ballard 27 May 2011
  • The European Commission has renewed software licences worth up to €50m with Microsoft for another three years after opting not to open the business to competition.The Commission is expected to ...

  • Suppliers tell parliament NHSIT stories

    Mark Ballard 25 May 2011
  • So what is it about this undeliverable multi-billion pound IT project that made you take it on?The Boo-Hisssstems Integrators were up before parliament again this week. MPs on the Public Accounts ...

  • Spanner jams data centre mergers

    Mark Ballard 20 May 2011
  • The Public Administration Select Committee asked Cabinet Office how many of the 220 data centres used by central government were actually owned by private suppliers. How on earth can you ...