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Ofcom wants Openreach to be ‘distinct company’
By David Bicknell
Watchdog wants broadband division to be legally separate from BT, with its own board and physical network, staff, strategy and control over budget. But proposals stop short of break-up
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BT in talks with Ofcom over Openreach “autonomy”
By Neil Merrett
Control of broadband infrastructure subsidiary being discussed with regulator as company rejects Commons committee criticisms of its investment in service delivery
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Digital Economy Bill introduced to parliament
By Neil Merrett
Proposed legislation includes overhaul of existing commitments for information sharing and statistics between departments, as well as mandatory age verification and "the right to broadband"
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Competition authority clears Motorola's acquisition of Airwave
By David Bicknell
Approval removes any regulatory concern that could have delayed ongoing development of the Emergency Services Network
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Commons committee backs more punitive data protection measures
By Neil Merrett
Culture, media and sport group recommends granting data regulator expanded powers to audit and fine organisations; custodial sentences also mooted
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Tri-borough and BT to collaborate in £200m London ICT framework
By David Bicknell
Agreement covering range of ICT products and services will be open to public sector users across London, with health sector organisations a key target
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Home Office and English national parks agree emergency services accord
By David Bicknell
ESMCP document confirms need to develop mobile network infrastructure while respecting national parks environment
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Luton and Bedfordshire CCGs launch 45.5m urgent care support tender
By Neil Merrett
Five year agreement devised to commission an integrated urgent care service to provide NHS 111 and out of hours functions and support self-care where applicable
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News in Brief - May 10
By Neil Merrett
Total G-Cloud spend exceeds £1.14bn, smart technologies triumph at BT SME awards and the Digital Catapult unveils Jeremy Silver as its new chief executive
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NHS 24 rejects June relaunch for delayed operational system
By Neil Merrett
Withdrawn technology, originally implemented last year to overhaul phone and online care, remains on course to go live once again this summer despite technical issues
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Leeds and Bradford expected to join gigabit cities focus
By Neil Merrett
Improved availability of wholesale pure fibre service for public and private sector intended to build on wider high speed internet focus across northern England
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Scottish Borders awards CGI £92m digital services deal
By David Bicknell
Borders able to piggyback on CGI's City of Edinburgh Council win; deal will see CGI establish Scottish ICT Delivery centre of excellence within the Scottish Borders and create 200 jobs
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The Met picks CSC to run hosting and end user services towers
By David Bicknell
Hosting and end user services contracts worth a total of around £250m awarded over six and five years respectively
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Airwave's ESN legal action ends as Motorola Solutions' completes purchase
By David Bicknell
Airwave had sued the Home Office over its procurement for Lot 3 of the Emergency Services Network
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Competition authority clears BT's EE acquisition
By David Bicknell
CMA inquiry group decides merger is not expected to result in a substantial lessening of competition
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