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ICO announces deputy chief executive appointment
By Neil Merrett
UK data regulator has filled two senior leadership roles; Paul Arnold and James Dipple-Johnstone become deputy CEO and deputy commissioner of operations respectively
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NHS Digital targets late September online identity launch
By Neil Merrett
Initial tranche of health and social care services are expected to begin making use of single solution to ensure secure online access; Verify platform and ‘Patient Online’ still being considered
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Summer launch planned for GOV.UK Verify private sector testing
By Neil Merrett
Three companies in place to set up a ‘Sandbox’ environment to test separate hubs that can potentially link the finance and retail sectors to Whitehall ID assurance platform
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NAO recognises GDS’ transforming role but warns of growing pains
By David Bicknell
Watchdog fears GDS is trying to cover too broad a remit; wants roles, responsibilities and plans more clearly defined; and urges review of infrastructure, including Verify, “to ensure it meets a proven need”
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Cunnington: “Very concrete” plans mapped for 25m user Verify expansion
By Neil Merrett
GDS has set itself internal targets for the numbers of ID assurance users it hopes to have at central and local government level up to 2020; considers potential extension of Verify brand
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Verify service manager sought to lead GDS expansion ambitions
By Neil Merrett
Role, which carries a maximum salary value of £70,000, is anticipated to put in place vision for building user base across the wider public sector, as well as potentially for private groups
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Budget confirms DWP plan to appoint external data provider
Contract expected to be awarded for 18 months, with evaluation to follow on whether data matching provides “useful indication” of undeclared partners for future use in Universal Credit system
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Verify local government pilots move to alpha
By Neil Merrett
GDS announces plans to move forward with two pilot projects to link ID assurance platform to support applications for council travel passes and residential parking permits
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NHS England rejects “data loss” claims after patient mail disruption
By Neil Merrett
Existing arrangements with third parties being reviewed as NHS SBS joint venture is found to have failed to redirect certain confidential information during five year period
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Royal Society targets summer completion of Whitehall data governance review
By Neil Merrett
Investigation currently being conducted with the British Academy is expected to focus on facilitating more context-based negotiation around using data in public sector
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Essex ready to consider adopting Verify identity assurance platform
By David Bicknell
Council argues that “there isn’t a service where it wouldn’t be useful”, and has high hopes for ID assurance function use across multiple agencies to bring Live Safe at Home vision to life
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HMRC reiterates Verify support beyond Gateway revamp
By Neil Merrett
Department maintains it will not end support for the Government Digital Service (GDS)-developed GOV.UK Verify platform in favour of separate system that can serve business and individual users
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HMRC opens up on Government Gateway and identity plans
By David Bicknell
Department confirms plans to develop a “more agile, flexible and secure set of services, and at lower cost”
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ICO rules out regulatory action over NHS Digital data opt out concerns
By Neil Merrett
Data regulator has concluded organisation has taken sufficient steps to address and inform patients of previous failings to uphold data protection commitments
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