White Papers

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

16/08/18

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. 

Making the business case for intelligent automation

03/08/18

This whitepaper by Thoughtonomy details the simple steps required to build a business case for IA, including the benefits of using a Business Case Tool to quickly and easily model many processes, understand the potential savings and prioritize accordingly in order to build momentum and maximize automation value.

Dispelling the myth: future networks

26/07/18

This paper looks to dispel some of the myths that 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

10/07/18

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

02/05/18

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

13/04/18

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

29/03/18

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

20/02/18

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

13/02/18

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

13/02/18

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

26/01/18

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

17/10/17

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

12/10/17

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

26/09/17

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

12/09/17

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

10/07/17

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

29/06/17

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?

13/06/17

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

10/04/17

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

10/04/17

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

30/03/17

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

Identifying effective mobile workforce management

02/12/16

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?

17/11/16

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. 

Digital Transformation Skills for Government

29/09/16

This short Microsoft e-book reviews the seven key digital transformation skills the public sector needs to harness to optimise operations and transform service delivery.

Transforming Public Sector Productivity

22/06/16

Using the results of a BlackBerry-commissioned Dods Research survey of over 4,000 UK public sector workers, this report offers a clear picture of how the public sector is faring in its attempts to adopt mobile working practices