Dear Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council,

Under the freedom of information act 2000, I’m writing to obtain the following information:

1) How many employees are working in the council?
2) What is your annual IT budget?
3) What is your annual Intranet budget?
4) What is your current Intranet solution and how long has it been in use?
5) Do you use Open Source applications, such as Drupal or Wordpress?
6) Who is responsible for managing your Intranet?
7) Who is responsible for the procurement of your Intranet?
8) Who is responsible for managing your IT Team?
9) Do you use any other SaaS (Software as a service) applications?
10) Who are your main software vendors?
11) Do you use Azure / Amazon Web Services or Office365?
12) Do you have a digital workplace strategy?

Yours faithfully,

Joanna Tsonou

InfoMgr, FinDMT, Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Ms Tsonou

 

Further to your recent Freedom of Information request, please see the
table below as Wirral Council’s response to your enquiry.

 

 

   

1) How many employees are working in 3,154
the council?

 
   

2) What is your annual IT budget? £7,762,800

 
   

3) What is your annual Intranet Not recorded
budget?

 
   

4) What is your current Intranet A combination of Drupal open source
solution and how long has it been in and ASP (Active Server Pages). 
use?
Drupal – 6 years plus; ASP – 15
  years plus

 
   

5) Do you use Open Source Yes
applications, such as Drupal or
Wordpress?

 
   

6) Who is responsible for managing Managed in house
your Intranet?

 
   

7) Who is responsible for the Head of ICT Strategy & Delivery
procurement of your Intranet?

 
   

8) Who is responsible for managing Head of ICT Strategy & Delivery
your IT Team?

 
   

9) Do you use any other SaaS (Software Yes
as a service) applications?

 
   

10) Who are your main software Capita, Civica, Oracle, Northgate,
vendors? LiquidLogic

 
   

11) Do you use Azure / Amazon Web Yes
Services or Office365?

 
   

12) Do you have a digital workplace No
strategy?

 

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Lynette Paterson

Principal Information Management Officer

Business Management

 

Treasury Building

Argyle Street
Birkenhead
Wirral
CH41 1AH

 

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