Welcome to techUK’s Delivering Connectivity for All Campaign Week
This week we will explore the benefits and issues of connectivity throughout the UK.
Throughout this campaign week we will be bringing you guest blogs from across the telecoms sector in which we will explore the opportunities and barriers of connectivity throughout the UK, how connectivity can provide support to various sectors and what needs to be done to ensure all can benefit from connectivity.
Keep up to date with this great material by viewing all the posts so far below:
Monday – Fibre driving and infrastructure sharing
A Gigabit Connectivity Taskforce for London by Daniel Mahoney, Programme Director for Economy and Infrastructure at London First
Deep Fibre - Fibre for 5G infrastructure connectivity by Peter Curnow-Ford, Viatec Associates
Gigabit Networks for All by 2025 by Malcolm Corbett, CEO of the Independent Networks Co-operative Association
Tuesday – Connectivity to support the rural economy
Wednesday – The 5G ecosystem
Thursday – IoT Connectivity
Friday - Overcoming the barriers and delivering the ecosystem
Latest News from
‘Cyber Security is a Team Sport’ - CYBERUK 2021 begins11/05/2021 16:25:00
This morning, the National Centre for Cyber Security’s CEO, Lindy Cameron, kicked off the first ever virtual CYBERUK event, which is currently streaming across the world, enabling the conference to reach more people than ever before.
The Battle For Our Bank Accounts – How Machine Learning and Continuous Monitoring Can Prevent Fraud Attacks11/05/2021 13:05:00
The ultimate prize for cybercriminals is to obtain access to other people’s money - so it’s no wonder that account takeover attacks are on the rise.
DWP complete their Virtual Machine Environment Replacement Programme11/05/2021 11:25:00
The Virtual Machine Environment Replacement (VME-R) project replaced aging legacy infrastructure necessary to enable future welfare policy changes to be implemented.
The Improvement of Citizen Experiences in the Digital Age10/05/2021 16:25:00
Guest blog: Jamie Gillan, Customer Experience Applications Director – UK Public Sector, Oracle.
This is our time10/05/2021 13:05:00
Guest blog: Martin Ferguson, Director of Policy & Research, Socitm, outlines how we can embrace digital to make positive change.
Local government services, reimagined10/05/2021 11:25:00
Guest blog by Capita as part of our #DigitalPlace week (07 May 2021).
The local government great opportunity10/05/2021 09:05:00
Guest blog: Simon Freeman, Managing Director, Capita Local Public Services.
How Greater Manchester is putting residents at the heart of digital innovations07/05/2021 16:05:00
Guest blog: Phil Swan, GMCA Digital Director as part of our #DigitalPlace week.
Adopting a citizen led approach to reinventing service delivery through artificial intelligence and robotics07/05/2021 13:05:00
Guest blog: Elizabeth Ajayi – Liz is PwC Consulting CoE lead for intelligent automation in the UK. She also leads PwC’s local public sector Intelligent Automation team which is currently supporting multiple council’s across the UK with their automation journey.