White Papers

SD-WAN is the cornerstone of network transformation


This new report by International Data Corporation shows why digital transformation should go hand in hand with network transformation and reviews the factors that organisations should carefully consider in their network migration. 

2018 Unisys Security Index: United Kingdom Report


This report covers the results of the 2018 Unisys Security Index – the only recurring snapshot of security concerns conducted globally. The index is a calculated score out of 3001 that measures consumer attitude over time across eight areas of security in four categories: national security, financial security, internet security, and personal security. 

A practical approach to cloud in Local Government


Thought leaders from 13 local authorities – from London boroughs to districts, those with shared services and some newly devolved regional authorities – participated a series of round tables in Lon

Dispelling the myth: future networks


This paper looks to dispel some of the myths that around global networks, and explain how BT Intelligent Connectivity delivers smarter networks. Networks that help you transform your organisation
and meet your challenges – today and in the future.

The Digital Frontline: Rethinking the use of data and information in modern policing


Dods partnered with MarkLogic to explore how police forces today are using data and what the barriers are to doing so more effectively. Front-line and senior employees from 34 regional police forces across the UK were surveyed, illustrating how ineffective data management may be costing police valuable time.

Why Vodafone for Holyrood


This report by Vodafone offers public sector solutions backed by Vodafone's infrastructure, ensuring high levels of availability, security and resilience.

Digital Transformation: The Age of Innocence, Inertia or Innovation?


This Microsoft report takes a look at the views of more than 1,000 business and IT leaders from large UK organisations across a variety of sectors in an effort to better understand how they're thinking about disruption and their own digital transformation journeys. 

Empowering a world-leading Digital Scotland


Microsoft understands the role that technology can play in empowering every citizen and every business on the planet to achieve more. In this Blueprint, Microsoft makes 16 proposals for 2016 to help Scotland become a truly great Digital Nation.

Digital Transformation Skills for Government


This short Microsoft e-book reviews the seven key digital transformation skills the public sector needs to harness to optimise operations and transform service delivery.

Your guide to unlocking organisational growth with data


This Microsoft eBook explains how you can enhance efficiency and productivity while growing your organisation effectively.

The intelligent Cloud: From information to innovation


Moving to the cloud reduces costs, drives efficiencies and unlocks new opportunities. In this cloud e-guide, Microsoft offers nine key insights into how the cloud can bring about brand new ways of doing things.

Cyber Security Demystified: Your key cloud security questions answered


As the amount of data we collect from an increasing number of sources keeps growing, the risk of that data falling into the wrong hands grows exponentially. This Microsoft eBook guides you through the role you can play in keeping your organisation safe.