Windows for Submarines Part 2

My original blog posting on Windows for Submarines seems to have caused a bit of a stramash in the blogsphere.  The comments vary from Victor Meldrew ‘I don’t believe it’ incredulity about the potential for the blue screen of death (that’s the way the commentators put it, not me) to the recognition that it makes…

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The Fat Lady sings

“Ed the Fed” has written to me again. For those who are new to the blog, Ed’s a legend around here as the Microsoft UK Chief Cyber-Security Advisor. We call him “Ed the Fed”, because of his career history at the FBI and other places – which obviously makes him an ideal person to ask…

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Windows for Submarines

I acknowledge that the title for this blog posting is an intriguing concept but I thought it would get your attention better than the official project name – Submarine Command System Next Generation (SMCS NG). Windows for Submarines is the programme undertaken by the Royal Navy and BAE Systems to equip the nuclear-propelled and nuclear-armed…

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Digital Inclusion – Milton Keynes leads the way in Europe

On Monday, Milton Keynes Council won a European Union e-inclusion award in the Cultural Diversity Category. A UK ministerial delegation attended the e-inclusion award ceremony including the Deputy Digital Inclusion Minister Wayne David MP.  The council was selected for their innovative use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) to help digitally and socially-disadvantaged citizens.  The programme they have put in…

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