Innovative Hosting Solutions for Local Government

The public sector is in a period of unprecedented change, bring driven to find new ways to deliver more for less within the severe funding constraints. There is a need to produce services which offer people greater choice and control to actively engage with their local authority. Tackling these issues, UKFast is working in conjunction with a number of local councils & authorities to take on the responsibility for managed infrastructure and to enable a shift towards the adoption of cloud principles.

UKFast have invested in supporting local councils and authorities by building dedicated data centres for public sector hosting, managed by a business department with the knowledge and experience of the unique requirements that government demands.

Leveraging our existing relationships with a number of authorities including Manchester City Council, Powys County Council and Epping Forest District Council, UKFast have the ability to deploy complex and compliant solutions quickly and effectively. 

UKFast provide assurance of data sovereignty, information security and GDPR regulations by delivering managed services from our government accredited UK based data centres.

With services ranging from colocation to fully managed services, UKFast provide a choice of compliant solutions to solve your IT challenges.  

With PSN, HSCN and other government networks as well as multi-homed Internet, our clouds enable inter-agency collaboration between the local authority, and their partners, supporting forums, steering groups and committees. 

Local councils and authorities are working towards transforming public services, creating cost efficiencies and improved productivity. UKFast have the expertise to work in partnership to develop and implement digital transformation programmes  utilising the latest technologies to drive better value for money.

Who we work with

North West Ambulance Service NHS Jigsaw

Accreditations

  • Pan-government accreditation

  • ISO 27001 physical data centre security

  • PSN & Internet connectivity 

  • SC cleared administrators & data centre team

  • Cyber Essentials Plus

  • ResilienceDirect Hosting Partner

  • Protective Monitoring compliant with NCSC GPG-13

  • UK data sovereignty guarantee

Public Sector Success Stories

The Dean Trust
  • Extending school learning beyond the classroom.
  • Our stable, robust and high performing servers are the foundation to any ICT teaching.
  • Delivered from a Moodle optimised platform.
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North West Ambulance Service
  • Providing a resilient platform to train members of the public with vital life-saving skills.
  • Supporting the 4,700 NWAS paramedics who attend 950,000 incidents per year.
  • Returning better value for money from the NHS budget.
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Certifications and Industry Compliance

Crown Commercial Service
Cyber Essentials
PSN
HSCN Approved Supplier
ISO 9001
ISO 27001

Your solution is only ever housed in our government and ISO-certified, ultra-secure data centres managed by security cleared personnel. And as an exclusively UK-based company, public sector hosting with UKFast offers guaranteed data sovereignty. UKFast is a government approved supplier through the G-Cloud 10 framework and RM3825 dynamic purchasing system.

Certified to the required standards to work with government including: 
Cyber Essentials Plus, ISO 27001, ISO 27017, ISO 27018, ISO 9001, ISO 22301 and ISO 14001.

Let's talk

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