“We are only scratching the surface when it comes to digital transformation”
CEO of Rainmaker.
Department chiefs are under increasing pressure to deliver significant cost savings, while also improving services and taking advantage of digital technology.
This is a tough ask when many are still hamstrung by large, long-term contracts with traditional IT firms that struggle to match the pace of innovation available elsewhere.
The acceleration of digital disruption is forcing the sector to turn away from the large consultancies and systems integrators. Smaller, more agile organisations are bringing a fresh approach on how to align technology with the needs of the department and its users.
Arguably, working more flexibly has never been more important as Whitehall faces continued uncertainty in dealing with the fallout of Brexit.
The Brexit countdown is on… As I’m writing this it is exactly 44 days, 2 hours, 37 minutes and 16 seconds until the UK officially leaves the EU and many organisations are bracing themselves for what’s to come.
The latest iteration of a major government procurement framework, G-Cloud 11, now lists a substantial 4,200 potential public sector IT services suppliers…
We’re really excited to be preparing for another Lightning Sprint in July. This will be our 20th since we launched them last year!