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Need for strong independent broadband sector highlighted by Public Accounts Committee report

London, UK, 8 January – Today’s report by the Public Accounts Committee highlights the challenges involved in meeting the Government’s gigabit broadband ambitions. Replacing the copper phone network with the full fibre and high-speed wireless infrastructure of the future is a big project requiring co-ordination between government, industry, local authorities and other stakeholders. The fast-growing… Read More »

Healthcare sector added 358K jobs, hospitals had first gains in 2 months

Dive Brief: The healthcare sector added 358,000 jobs throughout the last two weeks of May and the first two weeks of June, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly jobs report. Similar to last month’s report, dentists and physician’s offices saw notable gains: 190,000 and 80,000 jobs added, respectively.​ Hospitals added about 7,000 jobs,… Read More »

UKCloud expands Microsoft Azure capabilities to simplify hybrid cloud for the UK Public Sector

UKCloud strengthens its partnership with Microsoft by announcing new Azure based products and services designed to help public sector organisations overcome the complexity of digital transformation. London – 20th December 2019 – UKCloud, the multi-cloud experts dedicated to making transformation happen across UK public sector, announce the general availability of two new Microsoft Azure capabilities… Read More »

Can Afghanistan Catapult its Healthcare Sector Forward with Blockchain? – Forbes

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN – OCTOBER 14: A health worker gives a polio vaccine to a child during a … [+] vaccination campaign in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, Oct. 14, 2019. (Photo by Rahmatullah Alizadah/Xinhua via Getty Images) Xinhua News Agency/Getty Images Recently, it was announced that Afghanistan’s government had shown intent to try and bolster its… Read More »