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Running an away day, virtually

As the need for remote working becomes more urgent, Olly Benson of NHS Improvement's Horizon team recounts the team’s early experience of organising a day-long, virtual session

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British Heart Foundation 'right sources' its technology

The British Heart Foundation has taken a ‘cloud as appropriate’ and ‘right source’ approach to transforming its technology operations, says Amit Patel, director of technology design and engineering at the charity

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'Cloud first' or 'cloud smart'? Getting the best from public and private cloud

How can you best simplify your IT infrastructure across the estate while harnessing cloud capabilities? The UKA Live expert panel explores how to deliver the best of both worlds: the simplicity and agility of public cloud plus the performance, security, and control of private cloud - Watch the full on-demand video now

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Lancashire installs robopets in care homes

Lancashire County Council has handed 20 robotic cats and dogs to care homes, saying they will help tackle loneliness and isolation and provide companionship for those with dementia.

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Hybrid cloud and smart sourcing powers NHS trust

Industry voice: Central and North West London NHS is moving from outsourcing to smart sourcing as IT director Owen Powell and deputy director Nigel Tazzyman take back control of its digital future 

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Central and North West London NHS Trust is working with Rackspace to bring its technology back in house after a long term outsourcing contract, using a best of breed, hybrid cloud approach to building a platform to power transformation

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NHS will reform payments to incentivise technology

Simon Stevens plans to change how the health service pays for treatments, providing incentives for the introduction of artificial intelligence and machine learning.

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