IBM, Cisco, Microsoft and others join forces with industry bodies and English universities
It will 'agree new norms and rules for the online world'
Business leaders survey says public sector is 'poorly equipped to take advantage technological advances'
Announcement made as part of Scottish Government's 2018-19 draft budget
A beta version of the platform will be released around October 2018
Connectivity minister 'sets the record straight'
Matthew Hancock says he's "fed up" with Scottish Government's roll-out of full-fibre
Projects will enable full fibre connections to key public buildings and businesses
Details of key technology spending commitments