UKCloud is a CCS approved supplier on the G-Cloud framework. Now in it’s 11th iteration, G-Cloud is designed to make approved cloud services easy to find and easy to buy via the Digital Marketplace. There are 20,000 cloud services from more than 1,000 approved suppliers, including UKCloud and many of our partners.
With each G-Cloud iteration, UKCloud has committed to delivering more for less, with cost reductions across much of its service catalogue, enhanced performance options for many services, and flexible contractual arrangements for both customers and partners. You can find out more about G-Cloud 11 here
Offering flexible routes to market, whilst ensuring ‘value for money’ for government buyers, TS2 is a popular means of sourcing technology services and transformational support, in line with government policy and strategy. The TS2 framework agreement comprises 4 lots: Strategy and service design, Transition and transformation, Operational services and Programmes and large projects. UKCloud, which specialises in high assurance, highly secure cloud services for the public sector, has been awarded a place on all the TS2 lots, including Lot 4b.
Data and Application Solutions (DAS) is the first CCS framework to give customers the choice to buy cloud and on-premises solutions under one agreement. UKCloud is one of a handful of SMEs to have been awarded on Lot 1d. If you’re looking for specialist services and solutions to support your data-driven business outcomes take a look at UKCloud’s unrivalled expertise.
The Scottish Government’s Cloud Services Framework has an estimated value of £30m and runs for at least two years from 2019. It will underpin the Scottish Government’s data hosting and data centre strategy, which sets the vision that Scotland’s public sector data hosting is cost-effective, carbon neutral and makes appropriate use of cloud technology, for the delivery of efficient and highly available ICT services.
YPO is the largest public sector buying organisation in the UK. Fully owned by 13 local government member authorities, YPO has also established formal relationships with a further 68 organisations. It has an annual turnover in excess of £800 million, and has helped drive public sector efficiency savings through its bulk buying power.
Sometimes rather than buying a cloud, you want to buy software, services and solutions that are powered by the cloud. UKCloud has more than 300 partners that could be exactly what you’re looking for. Whether you need Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Managed Services or the capabilities of a System Integrator, UKCloud has a range of partners you can choose from.
The new NHS Shared Business Services Cloud Solutions framework is fantastic news for the NHS, Local Authorities, the police and educational establishments as it gives buyers easy access to quality cloud services and solutions that are OJEU compliant.
The Digital Outcomes and Specialists (DOS) 4 Framework has been live since October 1st 2019. DOS4 provides digital specialists and teams to customers from all areas of the Public Sector, offering a streamlined procurement channel. DOS4 allows UKCloud to help shape customers digital strategies and support them on their digital journey.
The YPO framework for provision of Technology Hardware and Software Services Framework has a potential value of £200m and a maximum duration of 4 years. UKCloud is an approved supplier on Software (Lot 2), XAAS (Anything as a Service) (Lot 4), Technology Operational Services (Lot 6) and Service Design, Supply and Implementation (Lot 7).
This on-demand webinar presented by our Commercial Director Nicky Stewart, answers the most frequently asked questions surrounding procurement.
What you’ll learn
– The main differences between TS2 & G-Cloud
– The Pros & Cons of using TS2 vs G-Cloud
– Top Tips for making a succesful bid through either framework