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iomart lands on UK Public Sector G-Cloud


Scottish cloud and managed services company selected as supplier of IaaS, PaaS and SaaS

RapidSwitch's parent company iomart Group plc (AIM:IOM), one of the UK's leading providers of cloud and managed hosting services, has been selected for G-Cloud iii Framework, the latest iteration of G-Cloud, the pre-approved group of Cloud ICT suppliers to the UK Government.

iomart has been selected as a supplier of cloud services under Infrastructure As A Service (IaaS); Platform As A Service (PaaS); and Software As A Service (SaaS) for the CloudStore ICT catalogue which the UK Government established to encourage the adoption of cloud computing. The Cloudstore allows public sector organisations to purchase cloud services quickly and easily with minimal disruption or managerial involvement.

Angus MacSween, CEO of iomart Group plc, said: "We are delighted that our tender for inclusion in the newest version of G Cloud has been successful. G Cloud provides a different route to doing business with the public sector in the UK and we look forward to the opportunity to deliver our expertise and capabilities across the full range of cloud and managed IT services."

Headquartered in Glasgow, Scotland and with offices and data centres across the UK, iomart specialises in the delivery and management of bespoke mission-critical private and hybrid cloud and managed IT infrastructures as well as providing a full range of cloud and software services such as cloud storage, backup and security solutions. Public sector clients include one of the UK's biggest housing associations and a number of councils and education providers.

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