Digital strategy

FOI request reference: F0062745
Publication date: August 2020

Outcome
Successful.
Request and response
1. Does your organisation have a current Digital strategy that is recognised and governed at the highest level of the organisations?
Yes, this information is published on our website. Please see:
https://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/about/our-role/plans-policies-performance-and-projects/our-plans/digital-strategy/ (TNA’s digital strategy)
https://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/about/news/new-digital-strategy-plugged-in-powered-up-launched/ (The capacity building strategy for the archive sector)
2. Does your organisation recognise/align to Digital strategic design principles from any of the following?
Government Digital Service (GDS) – yes
Department for Housing, Communities & Local Government – no
NHS Digital – no
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport – yes
HM Cabinet Office – yes
Other (please state) – no
3. Does your organisation have a Data Strategy that is recognised and governed at the highest level of the organisation?
Yes. This is part of our published Digital Strategy. Please see the web-links under question 1.
4. Does your organisation recognise/align to Data strategic design principles from any of the following organisations:
Government Digital Service (GDS) – yes
Department for Housing, Communities & Local Government – no
NHS Digital – no
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport – yes
HM Cabinet Office – yes
Other (please state) – no
5. Does most of your organisation use, or intend to use, any of the following collaboration platforms?
We are unable to provide information in response to question 5 as information regarding the use of specific software brands is exempt under section 31(1)(a) of the FOI Act. Disclosure would prejudice the cyber-security of The National Archives.