Posts Tagged ‘government’

UK Government publishes draft National Security and Investment Act 2021

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The National Security and Investment Act (the “Act”) will be a stand alone regime for government intervention and monitoring of acquisitions and investments for the purposes of protecting national security. Government will be more likely to intervene in transactions under the new Act than it has done under the provisions of the Enterprise Act 2002…

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UK Defence Secretary sacked in Huawei 5G leak fallout

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Prime Minister Theresa May has summarily fired Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson after an internal inquiry to determine the source of press leaks from the government’s high-level’s National Security Council meeting. He will be replaced by MP Penny Mordaunt, the first female Defence Secretary, who has an ex-forces family background, is a Navy reservist and represents…

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Why Government data needs physical protection

Why Government data needs physical protection

Why Government data needs physical protection James Somerville Smith, EMEA Channel Marketing Leader, Honeywell Security In a world where data in the wrong hands can be highly destructive, it is vital that every organisation invests heavily in protecting it. Of any sector, this arguably applies to government more than any other. Protecting the amount of…

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Security and resilience in climate of extreme threats

Security and resilience in climate of extreme threats

Security and resilience in climate of extreme threats The NSR Conference will deliver latest issues, threats and resolutions to the emerging threats to the city, government and corporations National Security and Resilience combines national security needs with an in-depth understanding of the design and implementation of resilience solutions. London sits at the epi-centre of knowledge…

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Carrenza driving digital transformation of GOV.UK services

Carrenza driving digital transformation of GOV.UK services

Carrenza driving digital transformation of GOV.UK services Executive summary: GOV.UK is the go-to place for UK citizens to access government information and services and uses Carrenza’s award winning Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) cloud services. The Government Digital Service (GDS) is leading the digital transformation of government and in 2012 launched GOV.UK, which won the…

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