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UK Department of Health taps Accenture, Avanade for cloud deployment

The UK Department of Health is overhauling its comms technology

Department of Health in England and NHS National Services Scotland have selected Accenture and Avanade to implement a range of cloud-based communications service across England and Scotland.

Devon NHS trust deploys cloud-based dashboards

Devon Partnership NHS Trust is using the dashboards to improve mental health services provision

Devon Partnership NHS Trust announced that it will deploy cloud-based dashboards in a bid to provide more patient data to clinical and non-clinical staff across the organisation.

West Midlands NHS Trust Service selects C24, HP for private cloud

The West Midlands Ambulance Service is using a private cloud storage solution developed by C24 and HP

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The West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust announced it has selected C24 and HP to deliver a private cloud solution via the G-Cloud framework to help stand up the region’s 999 emergency and non-emergency systems.

Department of Health in Kahootz with arms-length bodies over cloud collaboration

The UK Department of Health and up to twenty arms-length bodies will deploy cloud-based collaboration software, bolstering info-sharing across the organisation

The UK Department of Health on Tuesday signed a shared services agreement through the G-Cloud framework with a number of arms-length bodies to deploy a cloud-based collaboration platform from Kahootz as it moves to replace its legacy collaboration systems.

inBloom’s closure highlights dark side of privacy in sectors driven by data

inBloom is closing down amidst pressure from parents and teachers; the case raises important questions about privacy in our most sacred public institutions

inBloom, the US-based not-for-profit that touted a technology platform that would analyse student data to create individually tailored learning curriculums, announced Thursday that it will be winding down its operations and shuttering its doors within the coming weeks.