Defence

Unequalled specialist experience

Secure cloud solutions

Right across the public sector, UKFast, part of ANS, is trusted to deliver the highest levels of security and compliance, through comprehensive, flexible and cost-efficient cloud-led digital transformation technology and services. We’re helping public sector organisations transform the way they work and add value to their services.

Connected and fully accredited

Adhering to the codes of connection and accredited by the Cyber Defence and Risk (CyDR) team, our dedicated private cloud infrastructures are connected to the MoD networks via RLI/SMI. They provide a wide range of secure information solutions in operational use, in-theatre and throughout the entire supply chain.

MoD level security

Our secure UK-based data centres ensure data sovereignty, with resilient Disaster Recovery [DR] and High Availability (HA) solutions. Backed by our UK-based support and Security Cleared [SC) /NPPV3] system administrators and data centre team, you can be 100% confident that your data remains secure at-rest and in-transit.

Facilitating growth

We’re proud to be integral to the success of the sector, and to have played our part in developing and delivering new technologies like AI-based data analysis and data mining. Our consultants continually collaborate with defence bodies to improve capability management and strategic decision making.

Serving UK defence

For over 20 years, UKFast, part of ANS, has built and managed dedicated private and public cloud solutions, designed specifically for the defence industry and the MoD. We have been accredited for MoD connected solutions since 2006 and we pioneered the 1st MoD ‘Cloud’ Service (FOAS) and standards such as DEFCON 687b & EISAs.

  • Available on Procurement Frameworks: CCS G-Cloud 12, Cloud Compute (RM6111)
  • CyDR Accredited Private Cloud (ARCA) to 2023
  • RLI Connectivity (SMI-2/BPS) – dual site
  • Secure Remote Access service (OFFICAL – including SENSITIVE)
  • Experience in MoD Security requirements (e.g. JSPs) and national guidance (e.g. Cloud Security Principles)
  • Technical support from end user to full managed service: Service Management Plan (SMP) for MoD SPOC
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Certifications and Compliance

Your solution is only ever housed in our government and ISO-certified, secure data centres managed by security-cleared personnel. As a UK-based company, hosting with UKFast offers guaranteed data sovereignty.

Carbon neutral to the core

Our offices, data centres and hosting solutions are all 100% carbon neutral, so you can be confident you’re with a company that shares your ESG values. along with the credentials to prove it.

Compliance, not compromise

With over 20 years’ experience of building bespoke solutions for public sector clients, we can ensure that your cloud-led transformation is fast and efficient, maintaining compliance with no compromise on quality or speed.

Educate

Our experience enables organisations to understand the need to evolve their information security and IT strategies, and to implement change through secure cloud-led digital transformation.

Navigate

We help organisations understand and meet their compliance obligations, seamlessly steering them through the most demanding regulatory environments.

Build

We design bespoke secure cloud and IT solutions to meet each client’s specific needs, from local bodies through to central government.

Support

UKFast’s specialist support teams deliver fast and accurate solutions to keep our clients’ infrastructures safely and securely maintained and operational, 24/7/365.

Future-proof

We evolve our clients’ infrastructure as markets change, accelerating their digital transformation journey to ensure that it always meets the latest regulatory and end user requirements.

Industry partners

Long standing, deep relations with the industry’s leading tech vendors, means that we base our solutions on the best tech available and are constantly up to date.