@vfrmedia There have been talks about the branding which would have been owned by them.
Card readers, legacy platforms & devices have been worked on and most issues have been solved. NHoS could be ready for general admin use & has been developed with nearly zero budget.
Just imagine what we could do with a 1/100th of what they spend for Windows & Office licences.
NHSMail is based on hosted Exchange not Office365. Even there we could reduce the costs to a quarter at least