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UK ranks lowly 31st in worldwide broadband speed test
By Matteo Natalucci
Position shows the UK would fail to get in a ‘Premier League’ of countries’ broadband speeds
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KCOM fined £900,000 for emergency call failure
By David Bicknell
74 emergency calls failed after a York telephone exchange was flooded; back up routes relied on the same exchange
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Government launches consultation on European network security directive
By David Bicknell
Consultation will consider how the European Union’s Network and Information Systems directive will be implemented from May 2018
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DCMS launches universal high speed broadband consultation
By Matteo Natalucci
Government to review voluntary BT proposal alongside consultation on regulatory Universal Service Obligation
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CCS outlines results of supplier engagement over HSCN Access Services
By David Bicknell
Timeline indicates Request to Participate deadline of October 6 with prospective dynamic purchasing system go live date of October 16
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Hampshire FRS backs Motorola to support firefighter comms
By Matteo Natalucci
Hampshire emergency services to deploy Motorola WAVE to connect digital radio system with TETRA technology
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Frequentis helps English Ambulance Trust transition to ESN
By Matteo Natalucci
Frequentis will assist the UK Ambulance Trust with its transition to the Emergency Service Network (ESN)
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London Mayor’s oversight committee considers ESN progress
By David Bicknell
Meeting of key organisations involved in Emergency Services Network told Home Office is considering new milestones for the project
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IPA: Whitehall major projects show “slow and steady” delivery improvement
By Neil Merrett
Watchdog says there is an overall improvement in delivering £455bn major projects portfolio, despite progress of some key ICT programmes still viewed as being critical
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DCMS title rebrand puts 'Digital' front and centre
By Neil Merrett
The renamed Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport is expected to retain existing structure and remit as new government continues to take shape
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Former PAC chair Hillier raises emergency services comms concerns
By David Bicknell
MP questions Home Secretary over ESN timetable and asks what strategy is in place to ensure there is no gap in emergency services communication services between Airwave and ESN
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Three fined £1.9m over emergency services call vulnerability
By Neil Merrett
Ofcom penalises company over failure to ensure alternative network capability to guarantee uninterrupted calls to emergency services last October
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NHS Digital issues £120m network services framework tender
By Neil Merrett
Proposed agreement aims to cover telecommunications needs of healthcare providers and broader public sector in line with Health and Social Care Network standards
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Liberal Democrat manifesto maintains 'digital bill of rights’ commitment
By Neil Merrett
As the party gears up for the General Election, a spending review focused on ensuring public sector efficiency through online services and collaboration is among its key tech pledges
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DCMS seeks telecoms delivery supremo
By David Bicknell
£125K role will be responsible for delivery of three major projects, including ensuring that 95% of UK premises have access to Superfast Broadband by December this year
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