Welcome to Cloud Week 2021!
During this week we will be bringing you news, views and insights from the technology sector on what the next-generation of cloud computing deployment will enable in the UK, and identify the core challenges that might hinder the UK delivering cloud-based innovation. You can read more below #CloudFuture
Today, the cloud underpins most new innovations and has proven with its resiliency, scalability, flexibility and speed during the uncertainty and disruption of COVID-19 and the long recovery since then
This week will explore the growing scale of cloud capabilities, how to accelerate growth across different service models, whilst addressing the key challenges that develop with increased cloud adoption, including greening cloud.
Latest News from
techUK Summary: MOD SME Action Plan 202228/01/2022 16:25:00
The Ministry of Defence yesterday published its new SME Action Plan, which follows the department’s first iteration of the Action Plan, published in March 2019.
UK SPF: Recommendations for the future of spectrum sharing in the UK28/01/2022 11:25:00
The industry-led sounding board to UK Government and Ofcom, UK Spectrum Policy Forum (UK SPF), yesterday released a new piece of research in collaboration with the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) on how current shared spectrum access is creating the conditions for new players to provide innovative 5G services.
techUK Social Care Working Group: January 202227/01/2022 14:25:00
Peter gave the Working Group an overview of key progress updates, touching on the People at the Heart of Care White Paper, the Unified Tech Fund and ongoing pilots with 16 Integrated Care Systems on Digital Social Care Records and falls prevention tech.
Law Commission releases new report on legal framework for Automated Vehicles27/01/2022 10:20:00
Yesterday, the Law Commission has published its recommendations for a new legal framework to govern the introduction and continuing safety of Autonomous Vehicles (AVs) on roads in Great Britain.
Fraud is a growing threat: how can data reform help?26/01/2022 16:20:00
As online experiences become more sophisticated for consumers, so do fraudsters. How can data be used to help?
Surveillance cameras on drones: Dorset, and Devon and Cornwall police forces achieve third party certification26/01/2022 15:20:00
Dorset, and Devon and Cornwall police forces both achieve certification against the surveillance camera code of practice in relation to their use of drones.
Government launches its own cyber security strategy25/01/2022 14:10:00
HMG has released the first ever UK Government Cyber Security Strategy
techUK responds to Justice & Home Affairs Select Committee on emerging tech within policing25/01/2022 10:25:00
Rt Hon Kit Malthouse MP, Minister of State for Crime and Policing, Home Office and Ministry of Justice spoke on the role of emerging technologies and the application of the law at a recent meeting of the House of Lords Justice & Home Affairs Select Committee.
New look Cyber Essentials scheme supports organisations to stay ahead of the cyber threat24/01/2022 16:25:00
Overhaul of the technical control requirements reflect the changes in the way organisations are now working.