IT for government and public sector

  • May 16, 2006 16 May'06

    Need for NHS IT audit raised in parliament

    A campaign by 23 experts in computer-related science for an independent audit of the NHS National Programme for IT (NPfIT) is gathering strength after it was raised in the House of Commons.

  • May 15, 2006 15 May'06

    US seeks extension to Microsoft antitrust ruling

    The US government is seeking court approval for a two-year extension to a 2002 antitrust ruling against Microsoft, requiring it to make elements of its server technology available to rivals.

  • May 09, 2006 09 May'06

    MPs back call for technical review of NHS programme

    MPs of the main political parties have expressed concerns over the NHS National Programme for IT (NPfIT) and have joined leading computer scientists in calling for an independent review of the scheme.

  • May 03, 2006 03 May'06

    SMEs bear the brunt of IT security risk

    The burden of security incidents in the UK is falling on small- to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) according to the latest government-sponsored survey of information security breaches in the UK.

  • April 25, 2006 25 Apr'06

    Your shout: NHS IT, NPfIT, patient services

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  • April 19, 2006 19 Apr'06

    Fujitsu to supply helpdesk support for NPfIT

    NHS Connecting for Health has awarded a £41m-plus contract to provide service desk support for its National Programme for IT (NPfIT) applications to Fujitsu Services.