26 May 2017
| James Pearce
UK-based VIRTUS Data Centres has been awarded supplier status with the Crown Commercial Services, as part of the G-Cloud 9 initiative.
The new status will allow VIRTUS to expand its access to
managed cloud infrastructure service (VMCCI) to governmental
bodies, education organisations, the UK emergency services, and
Those publicly-funded bodies will now be able to access a
wider array of private and public cloud services offered within
VIRTUS’s data centre portfolio.
The CCS works with public sector departments and
organisations across the procurement and delivery of
Darren Watkins, managing director, VIRTUS Data Centres, said
"Digital transformation and cloud migration are on the agenda
of almost every organisation, public or private, which is
driving the need for high quality, innovative, efficient data
"Our data centres, where the cloud lives, are in high demand
by any organisation that wants to improve interconnectivity
between people, applications and data. We are delighted to
provide easier, more efficient access to the public sector
without the need for long, complicated drawn out tender
processes. We bring cost-savings and efficiency through agile,
flexible and connected services."
VIRTUS Data Centres,
Crown Commercial Services,