20401-Secure Mobile Working

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act (2000) to request the following information relevant to ICT strategy and expenditure for secure mobile working:-

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    20401
  • Response:

    I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act (2000) to request the following information relevant to ICT strategy and expenditure for secure mobile working:-

     

    1. What is the number of Full Time Equivalent staff employed by the NHS Trust?

    WTE (at end March 2019) - 4615.34

    1. How many mobile devices (e.g. smart phones / tablets) are owned/managed by the Trust?

    1229 laptop/tablets/toughbooks

    774 smartphones

     

    1. Who is you mobile phone carrier/device provider?

    O2 and Vodafone

     

    1. Who is your preferred/incumbent reseller for software?

    Softcat

     

    1. What email Exchange server are you running? Is this on-premise or Cloud hosted?

    Office 365  / Cloud hosted

     

    1. What is you budget for mobile working? What is the split of this between hardware and software?

    Information not available – there is not a separate budget for mobile working.

     

    1. Where are ICT purchasing decision taken / who are the key decision makers?

    Within IM&T.

    Clare Chambers – Head of IM&T

     

    1. Who would be the best initial contact for mobile & ICT Projects?

    Clare Chambers – Head of IM&T

     

    1. What Mobile Device Management (MDM) solutions are you using? When is the renewal next due ?

    Microsoft Intune – March 2020

     

    1. What mass communications / crisis communications tools are in use? When is the renewal next due?

    Continuity2 – March 2020

     

    1. Who do you currently use for penetration testing / ICT health checks? When are vendor evaluations next scheduled for?

    No particular supplier. Next pen testing will be due summer 2019

     

    1. What files-sharing solutions / collaboration tools are in use? When are these next due for evaluation?

    Office365. Unlikely to move away from this software.

     

    1. What other IM solutions are in use (e.g. WhatsApp / BBMe/ Skype for Business)? When are these next due for evaluation?

    Skype and Teams within O365. Unlikely to move away from this software.

     

    1. What mobile endpoint solution is currently in use? When is this next due for evaluation? 

    Sophos – October 2019

  • Area:
    Trust wide
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    • Information Technology
    • Finance and Procurement
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