You’re expected to be a connected council of the future. We can support you in improving resident services, whilst saving money.
As a local authority, you need to improve resident services, while spending cuts mean you also have to save money. You’re expected to be a connected council of the future. Channel shift may mean your residents can carry out transactions online but the challenge is how to make your services smoother and easier to access, more personalised and user-responsive.
To help realise significant cost savings you also need to fully digitise your back offices and transform how you work internally, commission services, diagnose and solve problems, use public space, all whilst attracting and retaining talent
Modern Datacentre Solutions
Migrating to the cloud
Protecting sensitive datasets
Harnessing SaaS innovation
Assured Application Development
Collaboration and Interoperability
Deploying new digital technologies hosted in the cloud will help you better respond to these challenges. Cloud environments provide greater scalability and business continuity capabilities, along with greater flexibility and capacity. Innovative applications can be developed and hosted that can improve resident services as well as help you implement more efficient processes and ways of working behind the scenes.
From Cloud Storage, to Enterprise Compute Cloud and Multi-cloud – our cloud services are designed to allow you to do more for less, and enhance your existing IT estate.
UKCloud for Azure
UKCloud for OpenStack
UKCloud for Oracle Software
UKCloud for VMware
You can also use cloud environments to implement common platforms and so facilitate data sharing across departments, agencies, authorities and organisations in order to improve services. If you’re an English authority, this data sharing capability will be key to helping you fulfil your responsibilities related to the Care Act. If you’re responsible for sensitive data related to those you serve you need to confident that data is secure.
As a UK sovereign provider with only UK data centres, delivering only assured services your sensitive data will never leave the UK and will be safe.
High Performance Compute
Private Cloud for Compute
Disaster Recovery as a Service
Cross Domain Security Zone
Secure Remote Access
Private Cloud for Storage
UKCloud for OpenShift
Email and Collaboration as a Service
We support solutions across the UK. Including Gloucestershire County Council, Islington London Borough, Surrey County Council and many others.
We’re the most connected cloud provider to secure government networks; we’re a certified Public Services Network (PSN) service provider, connected to the RLI and Janet.
You can confidently use our infrastructure to deliver services while protecting citizen data, our services were previously Pan Government Accredited up to IL3, and so are suitable for data at OFFICIAL (including OFFICIAL-SENSITIVE).
Simple hourly charges, pay only for what you use.
Our services are CarbonNeutral ® Cloud Services and we also have CarbonNeutral ® Company status.
“UKCloud stood out because of its exclusive focus on the UK Public Sector and the sensitive nature of the data, which called for specific security assurances.”