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Met ready to cough £150m to IT bods who'll help coppers go digital

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It'll lose money...

5 year contract costing £200million, and saving £60million a year = £100 million saving over 5 years.

BUT add in standard 50% public sector cost overruns, and subtract 50% from wishful thinking savings estimate, costs = £300 million, savings = £150 million. Net loss £150million. Plus ca change...

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