Liam Maxwell: ‘Transformation Is Nothing To Do With Tech – It Is About A Change Of Business Model’

Government’s national technology adviser discusses why getting digital reforms through the machinery of government may require some help from Jason Bourne. A key figure within the UK Government, where has been in appointment since April 2016, Liam Maxwell has described Crown Hosting Data Centres as a “a stepping stone” for departments…

June 19, 2018 | Latest News

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Crown Hosting and Fujitsu urge SIs to rethink approach to public sector IT in cloud era

Crown Hosting and Fujitsu claim shift away from large, multi-year outsourcing deals is a change some systems integrators are intent on ignoring. The system integrator (SI) community must get to grips with the fact that they are no longer the dominant force in government IT that they once were, and…

April 13, 2018 | Latest News

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Exponential-e Helps Future-Proof NHS With Stage 2 HSCN Compliance

Exponential-e has announced that it has achieved Stage 2 Health and Social Care Network (HSCN) compliancy. Stage 2 compliance means that Exponential-e now has certified connectivity access to HSCN central services, as well as two geographically diverse Crown Hosting Data Centres. The connection to the Crown Hosting Data Centres means…

March 2, 2018 | Blog, Latest News

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We have taken away all the cloud excuses’

Crown Hosting CEO Steve Hall, talks to Public about the framework’s achievements so far, its ambitions for its last year, and the secret to a successful public-private joint venture. Click here to read the full article Crown Hosting CEO Steve Hall

February 14, 2018 | Blog, Latest News

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Redcentric Is First To Provide HSCN Access For Crown Hosting Customers

Managed services specialist and vanguard Stage 2 compliant HSCN CN-SP Redcentric has announced that is now able to deliver Health and Social Care Network (HSCN) access to public sector customers of the Crown Hosting Service. The move follows significant investment in physical space, equipment and connectivity which will see Redcentric’s…

February 8, 2018 | Blog, Latest News

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Crown Hosting Data Centres – The Fit With DWP’s Journey To The Cloud

Crown Hosting Data Centres is guiding the Department of Work and Pensions on its journey to a hybrid cloud. Our framework is helping the DWP to implement wholesale change on its technology infrastructure and digital services delivery, the biggest change to the department’s technology for twenty years. John Keegan, Head…

November 21, 2017 | Blog, Latest News

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UK Council’s Digital Facelift Leads To Significant Savings

Derby City Council confirms 60% savings on its data centre provision since move to Crown Hosting Services Framework In line with the UK Government’s Cloud First policy to help drive efficiencies and provide better services for the public, Derby City Council has confirmed a 60% saving on its data centre…

November 20, 2017 | Latest News

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Derby City Council saves on their Cloud First strategy implementation

Derby City Council has achieved 60% savings on its and it’s data centre provision through a Crown Commercial Service framework. The Requirement Derby City Council has a 15-year vision that pledges to ensure that the city of Derby is Safe, Strong, Ambitious and Resilient. It is committed to the UK Government’s…

November 9, 2017 | Blog, Latest News

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Health and Innovation Expo 2017

Earlier this month, we joined like-minded industry experts at the Health and Innovation Expo to explore first-hand the latest developments and innovations within the health and social care sector. This year’s expo was of particular relevance to Crown Hosting Data Centres. The NHS Five Year Forward View was at the…

September 25, 2017 | Blog

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Using Information & Technology To Transform Health and Care

NHS Digital is at the centre of the drive to transform the health and care system using digital technology. Our efforts with NHS Digital will empower citizens and help taxpayers’ money go further. NHS Digital’s vision is to harness the power of information and technology to improve social care services….

September 20, 2017 | Blog, Latest News

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