WINDSOR, England, August 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
WHISHWORKS, a dedicated Systems Integration and Big Data specialist, with offices in the UK, India and Australia, has been accepted as a supplier for the United Kingdom's (UK) official procurement framework G-Cloud 8.
G-Cloud 8 is the latest version of the government's procurement framework, which allows suppliers and contractors to bid for government contracts in the cloud services industry. Vendors define the services they provide on the 'Digital Marketplace', which are then reviewed by procurement officers for selection.
The platform is part of the UK's drive to accelerate and simplify the process of cloud-based IT procurement, and WHISHWORKS will join a pre-approved list of IT providers in the 'Specialist Cloud Services' segment, which comprises of companies providing professional services on the implementation and support of cloud solutions.
Due to increasing demand, WHISHWORKS will offer a full range of cloud planning and implementation services, including business case assessment and discovery, architecture design, implementation and support through the platform. The company boasts extensive experience in the Big Data industry, with satisfied clients including Aimia, the provider of the Sainsbury's Nectar Card program, and Siemens, and multiple long-standing partnerships, including a Gold Partnership with Hadoop vendor Hortonworks.
"Since 2008, we have successfully delivered strategic consulting services for organisations looking to transform their business into a data driven organisation. Our team develops insight and understanding for organisations looking to make sense of the vast quantities of data available at their fingertips," said Suman Konkumalla, Chief Strategy Officer for WHISHWORKS.
"By joining the Government G-Cloud, we are expanding our reach into the UK Public Sector where we have already identified a number of promising opportunities for our team to deliver great value through cloud implementations. We are excited to extend our expertise towards assisting the UK government in the adoption of cloud technologies, and look forward to the continued growth the platform will bring."
For more information about WHISHWORKS' services and presence on the UK Government G-Cloud, visit the company's website, or the Digital Marketplace.
WHISHWORKS is an IT Consulting Company established in 2008, specialising in Integration, Big Data and Transformational solutions. The company has offices in UK, Australia and India; has delivered projects across multiple territories and lines of business with full support from their Centre of Excellence.