Tag: G-Cloud

Cloud Clients

The UK government’s G-Cloud procurement framework: Everything you need to know

April 12, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

The UK government’s G-Cloud purchasing agreement was hailed – from the time of its launch in spring 2012 – as a model for how all government departments would buy their IT. G-Cloud contracts were initially capped at 12 months in […]

Global Cloud

G-Cloud 14 insurance requirements ‘under review’ by CCS after SME supplier backlash

March 4, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) is reviewing its decision to ramp up the insurance cover needed by prospective suppliers on its flagship cloud computing framework, G-Cloud, by £20m after being criticised about how anti-small business the change would be. The […]

Global Cloud

AWS secures £894m in cloud spend across three contracts with UK government on same day

January 12, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

Amazon Web Services (AWS) looks set to make more money on three multi-million pound government contracts that went live on the same day in December 2023 than it has previously amassed through its decade-long involvement with the G-Cloud procurement framework. […]

Global Cloud

Concerns raised over Home Office’s £450m mega cloud deal with AWS

December 7, 2023

Via: Computer Weekly

The Home Office’s mega £450m public cloud hosting contract with Amazon Web Services (AWS) is concerning public sector market watchers as more details emerge about the contract’s content and how it was arranged. The three-year contract commenced on Friday 1 […]

Deployment Models, Others

Where are you on the G-Cloud Maturity Model?

June 17, 2016

Via: CompareTheCloud

Personally, my focus is SaaS, but you’ll be onto a safe bet if you think 90 per cent of this applies to IaaS, PaaS and SCS (Specialist Cloud Services). And just so you know, I’m all in favour of G-Cloud. It’s […]

Cloud Clients, Service Models

G-Cloud – why being certified matters

March 2, 2016

Via: Business Cloud News

It might surprise you to know that more than £900m worth of sales have now taken place via the G-Cloud platform since its launch. The Government initiated the G-Cloud program in 2012 to deliver computing based capability (from fundamental resources […]