G-Cloud 12 - Saving the Public Sector time and costs on procurement of Cloud Services

G-Cloud 12

Capito is delighted to be a confirmed supplier on G-Cloud 12, the latest iteration of the Government's Digital Marketplace, which goes live on September 28th, 2020. G-Cloud is a Government framework set up to enable the public sector to procure cloud-based services easily.  

G-Cloud 12 is fully EU compliant, saving customers the time and money associated with conducting their own procurement exercise. Through the competitive tender process and regular benchmarking, the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) ensures customers have access to the most competitive deals.

You can find more details on the Digital Marketplace.

Capito is also a recognised supplier on Lot 2 of the Digital Outcomes and Specialist 3 Framework and Lots 1, 2 and 3 of the Technology Services 2 Framework.  

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G-Cloud 12 Services

G-Cloud 12 is split into three Lots: 

    Cloud Hosting

      Cloud hosting services are cloud platform or infrastructure services that can help buyers:

      • deploy, manage and run software 
      • provision and use processing, storage or networking resources

    Cloud Software

      Cloud software services are applications that are accessed over the internet and hosted in the cloud.

    Cloud Support

      Cloud support services help buyers set up and maintain their cloud hosting or software services.

    Capito provides 26 Cloud services across all three Lots. 

    Lot 1: Cloud Hosting (8 Services)

    iland Secure Cloud Object Storage seamlessly extends your on-premises environment to the cloud for cost-efficient, long-term storage of unstructured, cold, archive, and long-term backup data. iland Object Storage is integrated with our other data protection services such as DRaaS and BaaS, enabling a simplified transformational experience. Availability is guaranteed

    iland Secure Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) allows your IT workloads to be replicated from virtual or physical environments to iland's advanced security cloud infrastructure. With over a decade of disaster recovery expertise, iland can help ensure that your solution is tuned to your business priorities and compliance needs.

    iland Secure Cloud (IaaS) is a self-service cloud infrastructure, built to meet the dynamic needs of your business. Built on VMware vCloud and Cisco PoweredTM technology and accessed through the iland Secure Cloud Console, iland Secure Cloud is designed to support a variety of workloads, disaster recovery and compliance needs

    Whether it’s eliminating cumbersome tapes, or meeting long-term retention compliance requirements, iland’s Secure Cloud Backup integrated with Veeam Cloud Connect technology offers an easy and cost-effective cloud solution for your offsite backup and archiving needs.

    Capito DRaaS is available in a range of fully scalable managed service solutions that provide offsite protection for both physical and virtual environments. The solution is built on industry leading components from EMC, Zerto, VMware and Cisco, and is backed by Capito’s 24 x 7 support and SLA’s.

    Capito's VMware Horizon View Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) platform delivers desktop services direct from our UK based cloud, enabling end user freedom to access business applications anywhere, reducing the overall Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of desktop estates whilst delivering simplified management and complete control to the IT team.

    Capito Managed Cloud Infrastructure is scalable, resilient, secure and fully redundant. Public, Hybrid and Private clouds are built on VMware vSphere in a high availability configuration across a network of data centres. Self-managed or fully managed, supported 24x7, organisations have flexible on-demand access to compute resources.

    Simplified, flexible and secure enterprise class offsite cloud backup solutions for critical data built on Asigra & Avamar technology. Intelligent data backup/recovery to securely protect all devices from mobiles to physical/virtual servers and applications. Advanced de-duplication, simple to administer and manage through a central control panel.

    Lot 2: Cloud Software (9 Services)

    Windows 10 Operating System updated in the Cloud with Windows Information Protection, Windows Hello for Business, Credential Guard, Device Guard, App Locker and Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection.

    Windows 10 operating system updated in the Cloud with Windows Information Protection, Windows Hello for Business, Credential Guard, Device Guard, App Locker and Windows Defender Antivirus.

    The Enterprise E3 Suite includes Office apps and Exchange, Skype for Business, IM, voicemail, video dial-in conferencing, SharePoint collaboration and team sites, OneDrive, Yammer, Enterprise Social Networking, Encryption, DLP, Rights Management) plus Phone System Call Management, PSTN-Conferencing, Business Intelligence, PowerBI-Pro, Delve Analytics, Personal-Org Analytics, Advanced Threat Protection, Advanced Security Management, Customer Lockbox and Advanced eDiscovery.

    Cloud Office Productivity Suite includes Office ProPlus, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, co-authoring, Outlook Exchange Email, Skype for Business, Instant Messaging, Voicemail, Video Dial-in Conferencing, SharePoint Collaboration and Teams, OneDrive, Yammer, Enterprise Social Networking, Encryption, Data Loss Protection, Rights Management. 

    Plan E1 consists of online versions of Office with Email, Instant Messaging, Video Conferencing and Co-authoring. Anti-virus and AntI-spam, 50Gb Mailbox, 1TB File Storage, HD Video Conferencing, Office Online, Team Sites and Enterprise Social Networking. 

    Productivity tools can benefit everyone, including those without a desk or office, like shift or frontline workers, or users who share a PC. Designed to provide services to improve communication and collaboration for these workers and now include further features.

    Microsoft 365 E5 provides Cloud Productivity and Security. Licensing Suite for Office 365 Enterprise E5, Enterprise & Mobility Suite E5 and Windows 10 Enterprise E5.

    Microsoft 365 E3 provides Cloud Productivity and Security. Licensing Suite for Office 365 Enterprise E3, Enterprise & Mobility Suite E3 and Windows 10 Enterprise E3.

    Lot 3: Cloud Support (9 Services)

    Capito provides an end-to-end cybersecurity service that includes preventative, detective and responsive controls of your network, end-points and internet. We offer best-in-class technologies to preserve confidentiality, integrity and availability of information. Our security services range from no-cost Security Checkups, to Threat Intelligence and Prevention projects to improve security processes.
    Capito offers an end-to-end service that assists develop Cloud strategy/roadmaps, designing/implementing & transition plans, to Cloud maintenance/support. Our experience lies in helping clients determine their best Cloud strategy by tailoring to specific requirements to meet business objectives/goals. Capito’s managed cloud services enable organisations to flex, grow and transform.
    Our Cloud Consultancy service is available to provide you an accelerated quick and cost-effective approach to implement Microsoft Dynamics 365. We provide technical and management consultancy services designed to enable customers who are new to Dynamics 365 to quickly start using and gaining benefits of this cloud service.

    Capito’s Enterprise cloud based all-client service promotes reliable and fast printing no matter where you are working across the Cloud. Users are able to enjoy efficient cloud printing through their mobile devices, with the ability to print seamlessly over RDP, PCoIP, Extreme Blast or ICA.

    This Capito service captures real-time data across all your users, machines and applications. You will be provided with a 360° overview of how each user uses their existing Desktop, including historical data around the amount of compute being used, as well as an insight into applications used versus applications installed per user, per device.
    Capito provide specialist resources to deliver or assist with all activities relating to managing your applications from request to retirement. We can provide a whole team or just a point solution to suit your needs. Capito gives you the ability to pick and choose from niche application migration services.
    Capito's Cloud Consultancy service can provide customers with end-to-end support for your Cloud project. We provide technical and management consultancy services tailored to your exact requirements. From project and programme management, business analysis or strategy development, to architecture development and definition and review, application integration and transition guidance.

    Capito supports organisations to adopt the Microsoft Office365 platform with strategy, planning, design, execution, support and adoption services. This end-to-end service embraces the technical infrastructure and configuration services, the design and exploitation of the O365 workloads services, the end user engagement services and the ongoing platform support services.
    Capito a Microsoft Gold Windows and Devices partner provide an extensive range of Client Build, Virtual Desktop, Windows Desktop Migration services from design to build and desktop rollout. This enables your organization to deliver a modern secure desktop experience to users enabling cloud technologies like Microsoft Office 365.

    Further Information

    For more information about the services we provide on G-Cloud and to discuss how we can help you, please contact a member of our Cloud team on 01506 460 300 or send us an email. Alternatively, click on the relevant link above to go to the Digital Marketplace directly. 

    About CCS

    The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) works with both departments and organisations across the whole of the public sector to ensure maximum value is extracted from every commercial relationship and improves the quality of service delivery. The CCS goal is to become the “go-to” place for expert commercial and procurement services.

    However far you are on your journey to the Cloud, Capito can help you get started or take your organisation to the next level, working with you to ensure your Cloud solutions lead to improved business efficiency and increased security and availability of your data. 

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    Capito Cloud Services

    Capito CloudEnable (develop a cloud strategy and roadmap)

    Capito AnyCloud (decide between a public, private or hybrid solution)

    Capito CloudApps (including backup and security options)

    Capito CloudCare (cloud maintenance and support)

    iomart Partner: Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS)