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Market Trends: U.K. Central Government, 2013

Published: 30 July 2013

ID: G00245746

Analyst(s): Rishi Sood, Anurag Gupta


The U.K. central government is pursuing an aggressive cost containment agenda with emphasis on going digital. Procurement through cloud and involving small or midsize businesses is altering the government landscape.

Table Of Contents


Market Trend

  • Going Digital With Focus on Partnerships
  • Market Structure Trend
    • Changing Contracting and Focus on Transparency
  • Buyers Trend
    • Encouraging SMBs and Emphasizing Outcomes
  • Technology Trend
    • Cloud Adoption Growing, Open Government to Lead the Way

Contrarian View

  • If Government Bashes the Large ICT Providers Too Much, Then ...

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