"Greatest IT Disaster in History"

"Greatest IT Disaster in History"

Summary: Leo McKinstry (Daily Mail) writes about a project in the UK that is being deployed for the National Health Service (NHS). From the article:The Government warned that its flagship computer network for the NHS, which was meant to go on-line at the end of last year, is still hopelessly behind schedule and could end up costing over £20billion, more than £14 billion above its original estimate.

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Leo McKinstry (Daily Mail) writes about a project in the UK that is being deployed for the National Health Service (NHS). From the article:

The Government warned that its flagship computer network for the NHS, which was meant to go on-line at the end of last year, is still hopelessly behind schedule and could end up costing over £20billion, more than £14 billion above its original estimate.

Indeed, experts have warned that the project could actually cost more than £30 billion, making it the greatest IT disaster in history.

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  • Outdated link

    The link above is outdated. Here is the blog on the status:
    http://blogs.zdnet.com/projectfailures/?p=232
    dudge669