The Government as a Platform team is looking for a Policy and engagement Lead. Ben Welby explains why the team is looking for someone with a strong business to business-to-business background and what their focus in this role would be.
In July, the Trade Tariff became the first service to migrate to the Platform as a Service for government. In this post Matt Ford shares some of the benefits and challenges of the migration.
After the first three weeks of our discovery, we reflected on what we’d learned about user management for Government as a Platform (GaaP) products. The alphas we’d considered were too influenced by the desire to try out a promising technology …
On Friday 2 September we reached a major milestone - we took our very first live payment on GOV.UK Pay. Product Manager Till Wirth was confident enough to process a payment using his own debit card. Until now, we’ve been using dummy cards.
Building on our earlier research the GOV.UK Notify team have been looking again at letters, and we thought it would be interesting to share some of our findings.
This post is about a recent production issue on GOV.UK Notify.
We recently completed a discovery on signing in, and managing access, to digital services. This is the first of 2 posts explaining the change in direction of the 'Accessing GaaP services' discovery.
This post is about an incident on the 'Platform as a Service for government' production environment for hosting applications.
GOV.UK Pay is now compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. This means GOV.UK Pay can process credit and debit card payments on behalf of government and wider public sector organisations. Till Wirth and Rory Smith talk about the team's approach to security in the context of agile software development and continuous delivery.
GOV.UK Notify is now a reality with 4 services using the product to send messages to users. And another 70 service teams across central government have contacted the Notify team to say they’d like to use this product to talk to their users.