0
Broadband

UK govt technology advisor leaving for role with AWS - report

Wednesday 8 August 2018 | 22:41 CET | News
The UK Government's national technology advisor, Liam Maxwell, is set to leave his role for a senior public sector procurement position at Amazon Web Services (AWS), reports The Register citing unnamed Cabinet Office sources.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet
Companies: Amazon / Amazon Web Services
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

UK govt abandons Amazon Crown Marketplace project - report

Published 18 Nov 2019 11:07 CET | United Kingdom
A UK government programme to upgrade public sector purchasing has been abandoned one year after a controversial decision to award ...

Gov.UK Notify messaging service has sent out 500 million messages

Published 29 Sep 2019 20:45 CET | United Kingdom
The GOV.UK Notify messaging service has been used to send out out more than 500 million messages since its launch in 2015, and is ...

UK MPs criticise 'lost momentum' for government digital services

Published 11 Jul 2019 11:51 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Government's approach to digital services has lost momentum, according to a new report from the House of Commons Science ...

Gov.uk makes information available via Alexa, Google Home

Published 24 Apr 2019 11:37 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Government confirmed that more than 12,000 pieces of government information are now available to search through Alexa and ...

Amazon commissions report to help boost female STEM leaders

Published 18 Sep 2018 11:12 CET | United Kingdom
Amazon has partnered with the STEM gender balance campaign WISE to launch a new consultation on increasing the number of women ...

Amazon cuts UK corporation tax bill by half in 2017

Published 03 Aug 2018 09:32 CET | United Kingdom
Amazon cut its UK corporation tax bill by almost half to GBP 4.5 million in 2017, as pre-tax profits at the UK business increased ...

Amazon Business wins GBP 600 million UK public sector supply contract

Published 30 Jul 2018 11:30 CET | United Kingdom
Amazon is moving into the UK public sector procurement market with a GBP 600 million deal to sell products to public bodies ...

SME Growth Tracker shows falling SME business confidence in Q2

Published 12 Jul 2018 11:01 CET | United Kingdom
The latest SME Growth Tracker report, prepared by Capital Economics for Enterprise Nation and Amazon, shows falling SME ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

05 Aug Extreme Networks fiscal Q4
05 Aug Zynga Q2 2020
05 Aug Ribbon Communications Q2 2020
05 Aug CenturyLink Q2
05 Aug Magyar Telekom Q2 2020
05 Aug Synaptics fiscal Q4
05 Aug Roku Q2 2020
05 Aug Dasan Zhone Solutions Q2 2020
05 Aug Dialog Semiconductor Q2 2020
05 Aug Smith Micro Software Q2 2020
05 Aug Inseego Q2 2020
05 Aug Infinera Q2 2020
05 Aug Fitbit Q2 2020
05 Aug NetLink NBN Trust fiscal Q1
05 Aug Maxar Q2 2020
05 Aug TeraGo Q2 2020
05 Aug Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event
06 Aug Cogent Communications Q2 2020
06 Aug MTN Q2 2020
06 Aug PCCW H1 2020
06 Aug Tucows Q2 2020
06 Aug Sierra Wireless Q2 2020
06 Aug Viasat fiscal Q1
06 Aug EchoStar Q2 2020
06 Aug Motorola Solutions Q2 2020
06 Aug Cable One Q2 2020
06 Aug Immersion Q2 2020
06 Aug T-Mobile US Q2 2020
06 Aug PCTel Q2 2020
06 Aug Cincinnati Bell Q2 2020
06 Aug OTE Q2 2020
06 Aug Deutsche Telekom Q2 2020
06 Aug Fortinet Q2
06 Aug NortonLifeLock fiscal Q1
06 Aug BCE Q2 2020
06 Aug Vonage Q2
06 Aug Adtran Q2
06 Aug Veon Q2 2020
06 Aug Switch Q2 2020
06 Aug FCC meeting
::: More Calendar Items