GLASGOW, Scotland, November 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Increased Cloud Services choice for the Public Sector via Digital Marketplace
iomart (AIM:IOM), the UK based cloud company that delivers Any Cloud Your Way, has made a range of managed public cloud services available on the UK Government's newly released G-Cloud 7 procurement framework.
Managed AWS, Managed Azure and Managed Office 365, supported by accredited iomart technicians, are now available to local and central government organisations via the Digital Marketplace. Public sector organisations can maximise all the features and benefits of public cloud using the support infrastructure and expertise of iomart.
iomart also offers public, private and hybrid cloud services via its Pan Government Accredited (PGA) CloudSure platform, assessed as suitable for data to OFFICIAL level. Fast, scalable, resilient and fully redundant, CloudSure is built on VMware VSphere in a high availability configuration across iomart's network of UK data centres. Self or fully managed and supported 24 x7, the services give public sector organisations flexible on-demand access to compute resources.
Angus MacSween, CEO of iomart, stated: "Cloud services are helping to transform digital delivery across the public sector. We have invested in the accreditations, expertise and network capacity to support organisations across government. As well as easily accessible and fully managed services we have a team of high level consultants who can help design the strategy to get you into the cloud."
This year iomart acquired SystemsUp a respected and independent cloud consultancy that has delivered many complex cloud projects for a number of government departments, local councils and blue light services. SystemsUp is also accredited for G-Cloud 7.
iomart has been on the G-Cloud framework since 2012 and has expanded its range of services to the public sector over time to cover Lots 1, 2 and 3 for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) as well as Lot 4 for Specialist Cloud Services.
iomart's managed cloud solutions are also available to public sector organisations in Scotland under the Scottish Government's Hosting Services Framework.
iomart is one of the most accredited cloud service providers, operating to the new international standard on cloud privacy ISO/IEC 27018 as well as meeting ISO standards 9001:2008, 27001:2013, 20000:2011, 22301:2012 and 14001:2004.
Award winning cloud company iomart Group PLC (AIM: IOM) enables businesses and organisations to operate their online data and IT environments safely and securely. Headquartered in Glasgow, Scotland, iomart partners with leading vendors such as VMware, Amazon, EMC, Microsoft, Asigra, Arbor and Dell to offer customers a centrally managed, controlled and completely agnostic set of hybrid, private and public cloud platforms. By owning a global network and datacentre infrastructure, iomart can support any customer who wishes to move seamlessly between any and all of these platforms with a consultative level of knowledge and expertise, delivering cloud services to meet exact business needs. For more information visit http://www.iomart.com