Category Archives: ICT Skills shortage

Public Sector Security vs Public Security vs Outsourcing

Is outsourcing Police back office a good idea? All across the Public Sector right now, there are announcements about shared services arrangements springing up. Local Authorities in Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire are joining up to share back office functions and whilst … Continue reading

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‘Computer lessons are Dull’ – My solution

Its official cos Michael Gove at the DoE says so . And I’m able to put my hand up and say, its true. I agree with a Minister on something. And it’s not just that computer lessons are dull (and … Continue reading

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Politicking and InfoSec

You know when an InfoSec topic hits party conferences that either a) they’ve run out of things to talk about, or b) it’s quite important. This year, the Lib Dems have raised the topics of cloud security and the IT … Continue reading

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