Mike Beaven

This week at GDS

Mike Beaven talks about the new version of the homepage for GOV.UK and the ongoing work to the performance platform as we move more government services onto it with six more Foreign and Commonwealth Office services now moved onto the …

This week at GDS

Mike Beaven talks about the Sprint Alpha conference where we welcomed the Minister for the Cabinet Office Francis Maude, the Head of the Civil Service, Sir Bob Kerslake, and Permanent Secretaries of the transacting Departments to discuss progress to date …

This week at GDS

Highlights: This week's video comes from our Transformation Programme Director, Mike Beaven. Last week the final three of our exemplar projects went into discovery, meaning all 25 have now reached discovery stage. There were two announcements about Identity Assurance this …

This week at GDS

Highlights: Transaction work is making progress, including the launch this week of the discovery process for the e-Gates "exemplar" [service transformation to digital] in the Home Office, and the start of writing code for the Carers' Allowance transaction. Agile coaches …

This week at GDS

Highlights: Progress this week on a new supplier framework, approaching launch around the end of this month, which will provide the whole of government with access to a broader range of digital and agile suppliers. GDS have also been working …

This week at GDS

Highlights this week - a great presentation to all our staff from Adam Bye of the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, who've recently moved all their services to GOV.UK, and the completion of further departmental moves including Defra and the Ministry …