White Papers

2018 Unisys Security Index: United Kingdom Report


This report covers the results of the 2018 Unisys Security Index – the only recurring snapshot of security concerns conducted globally. The index is a calculated score out of 3001 that measures consumer attitude over time across eight areas of security in four categories: national security, financial security, internet security, and personal security. 

Delivering Artificial Intelligence in Government


This report from the IBM Centre for the Business of Government oulines a maturity model for departments and agencies to develop the capacity and capabilities to fully leverage AI’s potential.

The Human Connection


This report draws on two studies commissioned by Vodafone coupled with expert opinion to identify the primary forces influencing employee performance in the public sector and the keys to not only unlocking the door to greater productivity, but also a more motivated, engaged, happier and healthier workforce.

Sharing the benefits: How to use data effectively in the public sector


This report by Reform demonstrates the potential of data sharing to transform the delivery of public services and improve outcomes for citizens. It explores how government can overcome various challenges to ‘get data right’ and enable better use of personal data within and between public-sector organisations. 

How to Implement Intelligent Automation: A simple guide for smart humans


This whitepaper by Thoughtonomy is designed to demonstrate how organisations can realise the benefits of intelligent automation in helping to achieve their ambitions – from reducing operating costs to driving revenue growth, and from improved customer experience to creating a happier workforce. 

Dispelling the myth: future networks


This paper looks to dispel some of the myths around global networks, and explain how BT Intelligent Connectivity delivers smarter networks. Networks that help you transform your organisation and meet your challenges – today and in the future.

AI in the public sector: Understanding the barriers and benefits


This joint report by IBM and New Statesman looks at the range of advantages this new technology will bring to the public sector, ultimately driving economic growth and benefiting society as a whole. 

The new reality for government


This IBM-commissioned report by Bloor Research looks at some of the fundamental technological changes that are reshaping the social contract, and how the government should adapt. 

Data and Government: What Lies Ahead


This whitepaper by Cognizant in partnership with Dods explores the progress of data-driven initiatives and outlines what lies ahead for the government to gain value from data.

A Spotlight on the UKs Public Sector Landscape


This report, produced by CS Healthcare, takes a closer look at the public sector landscape and explores the spread of public sector jobs in the UK and the gender pay gap.

Approaching Cloud Computing in Government


IBM has partnered with iGov Survey to examine the usage of Cloud computing across government. This report details the results of the survey. 

Digital Reinvention in action: What to do and how to make it happen


This IBM whitepaper shows how Digital Reinvention will involve a fundamental reimagining of how organisations operate and how they engage with their environment. 

Securing the digital enterprise


This report from BT explores the five steps you have to navigate to protect your organisation from attack.

The Digital Frontline: Rethinking the use of data and information in modern policing


Dods partnered with MarkLogic to explore how police forces today are using data and what the barriers are to doing so more effectively. Front-line and senior employees from 34 regional police forces across the UK were surveyed, illustrating how ineffective data management may be costing police valuable time.

Why Vodafone for Stormont


This report by Vodafone offers Stormont solutions backed by Vodafone's infrastructure, ensuring high levels of availability, security and resilience.

Five trends driving digital government


This report by Vodafone offers central government solutions backed by Vodafone's infrastructure, ensuring high levels of availability, security and resilience.

Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report


The Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report explores the dynamics of the escelating impact of security breaches, the pace and scale of technology, and how threat actors are infiltrating systems.

IBM pathways for GDPR readiness


This IBM paper helps organisations better understand how they can start preparing for the implementation of the EU General Data Protection Regulation

Analytics for Government: Better decisions, smarter policies at less cost and risk


This SAS paper demonstrates how analytics can help central government organisations increase revenue, minimise risk, better focus resources and even save lives. It also provides a roadmap to help departments as they evolve.

Our Changing State: Mergers and demergers of non-departmental public bodies


This whitepaper by Browne Jacobson comes on the heels of a roundtable that explored how the public sector can develop awareness of and better manage reforms to its landscape.

The Future Workplace: How is disruptive technology influencing business decision makers?


How are the public and private sectors utilising technology? BT surveyed 1,501 key IT decision makers from organisations of all sizes across the UK to see how they're embracing the technologies at the heart of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Bringing digital transformation to local government


This Citrix whitepaper explores the challenges faced by local governments and IT professionals to make services intuitive and convenient in an environment of growing demand and unprecedented cuts in expenditures. 

The Little Book of Big Weekends


The Little Book of Big Weekends by Boundless has 35 fun and unusual ideas for short-breaks and days out in the UK to inspire and surprise you, from sleeping in a luxury tree house to staying at Britain’s most remote pub.

6 common threats to your signed documents


This SigningHub e-book explores six of the most common threat scenarios associated with e-signing processes and how you should respond. 

Case Study: Providing Staff Self-Service & Improving Efficiency at Coventry City Council


This case study takes a look at how Coventry City Council worked with EACS to implement a phased approach to streamlining IT operations. 

Identifying effective mobile workforce management


This new research by Kirona indicates that field-based teams could be significantly more productive, with poor quality processes and a reliance on outdated paper-based systems stymieing progress. As this report suggests, government has a real opportunity to make significant cost savings and noticeable improvements with new technologies available to them. 

Digital Transformation: The Age of Innocence, Inertia or Innovation?


This Microsoft report takes a look at the views of more than 1,000 business and IT leaders from large UK organisations across a variety of sectors in an effort to better understand how they're thinking about disruption and their own digital transformation journeys.