Tag: public sector

BT to deploy Ericsson’s dual-mode 5G Core on its Network Cloud

New core network functions will form a key part of BT’s converged network strategy, enabling BT to develop 5G use cases with new enterprise and industry partners

UK cannot afford to dither on AI

Government needs to ignore Digital Luddites, quickly agree an ethical framework and retrain workforce

Is GDPR fit for purpose in the public sector?

As more public sector services go online and government seeks to join up datasets to improve efficiency and citizen experience, is GDPR actually going to improve data security in the public sector, or is its design too private sector centric?

Security update: quantum security rises up agenda for telcos

QKD rises up agenda as the ITU announces a new standard for QKD networks; BT launches QKD network; SK Telecom and Deutsche Telekom invest in IDQ; and more countries join EU’s Open QKD Project.

Climate change and buses are key priorities in UK smart cities

29% say public transport is now their top target for investment to combat climate change and reduce pollution

Public sector focus: without a concrete GTM strategy, G-Cloud opportunity remains nebulous

As new statistics show, it’s not enough being on G-Cloud, you need to know how to make it work for you

UK Government invests in smart waste

Technology including blockchain, QR codes and sensors will be utilised in the new solution

New £1.5 billion framework announced by MoD

Framework will last 3-5 years for MoD digital and IT programmes

DDoS mitigation is presenting new opportunities for B2B service providers thanks to EU’s NIS Directive

Digital businesses are increasingly vulnerable to DDoS attacks, as the threat profile changes. Discover more about what this means for B2B service providers.

Critical business from banks, retailers and public sector customers is being put at risk by network vulnerabilities

Concern around the SS7 protocol has flared up after a US mobile carrier is breached and Visa announces it’s switching to SMS verification

KCOM 2017 results – up on consumer but down on enterprise

KCOM results reflect an unexpected slowing in government spend.

Virgin partners with Versa Networks for SD-WAN

Another win for Versa in the SD-WAN space as they provide VMB with capabilities.