Ofsted’s Electronic Evidence Gathering

Ofsted’s Electronic Evidence Gathering

It’s fantastic to be helping Ofsted inspectors work more effectively by making best use of available technology. Here, Deborah Pollard, explains how the organisation is implementing electronic evidence gathering as part of a wider transformational programme.          ...
Digital as a catalyst

Digital as a catalyst

Rainmaker is supporting Newham Council as it transforms its services for the digital age. Here, Client Lead, Steve Thompson, explains our approach to digital thinking. At Newham, we’re leveraging the power of Digital as a catalyst for entirely reimagining the services...
Your Business is on Crack

Your Business is on Crack

  How I.T. has you hooked on all the wrong things This is a bold statement and I’m sure you will immediately deny it. However, how else can you explain your acceptance of the ongoing failures of your IT department to meet not only the needs of your people and your...
How to disaggregate in 18 months

How to disaggregate in 18 months

  Mark Hastings of Rainmaker Solutions applauds the Government’s guidance on Whitehall IT disaggregation, but argues that it need not take anywhere near as long as the four years suggested. For many government departments, outsourcing IT services to large systems...