Crown Commercial Service (CCS) in UK Awards Omada as Supplier on G-Cloud 11 Digital Market Place
Omada, a market leader in IT security solutions and services for identity management and access governance, today announced they have been awarded a place as supplier on the UK G-Cloud 11 Digital Marketplace by Crown Commercial Service (CCS). Omada will now be able to provide its cloud delivered Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) solution to UK governmental organisations.
Launched in 2012, the G-Cloud Framework is an agreement between the UK Government and suppliers providing cloud-based services. The framework is designed to drive down costs and simplify the procurement process to purchase standardised services from approved suppliers for UK public sector bodies.
All suppliers in this Framework have been pre-approved on the basis of following a strict set of guidelines, so the UK public sector organisations can be confident in the terms and conditions of the contract, rather than having to sign up to a variety of contracts.
“We are very pleased to get this endorsement. We see a high demand amongst the UK public sector bodies for our cloud delivered, Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) solution. Built on more than two decades of best practices identity management and access governance processes.” says Donna Lightfoot, Director, Omada UK. “It is a prerequisite for broadening our relationship with the UK public sector. It will help potential customers across the public sector, to quickly and easily, identify if the Omada solution, that helps streamlining processes for efficient user management and, automates access governance fits their needs. And furthermore, they will be able to fund the deployment out of their operational budgets.
G-Cloud (RM1557ix) is a framework where suppliers of cloud-based solutions are made available through a front-end Catalogue called the Digital Marketplace. The Digital Marketplace, and all the frameworks included in it, is managed by Crown Commercial Service (CCS). CCS is an executive agency and trading fund of the Cabinet Office of the UK Government. Their role is to improve the government’s commercial and procurement activity.The framework was first open in 2012 and is now in its 11th iteration – G-Cloud 11, and is the place, for companies who are thinking about selling their cloud-based solutions to the UK government.
Omada is a market-leading provider of IT security solutions and services for identity management and access governance. Omada enables organizations to achieve sustainable compliance, reduce risk exposure, and maximize automation. Omada’s solutions efficiently manage and control users’ access rights to applications and data – reducing IT costs and resource intensive administration processes.
Established in 2000, Omada has operations in North America and Europe, delivering solutions directly and via a network of skilled partners and system integrators. Omada is recognized as a trusted advisor and has provided advanced identity management solutions for organizations with some of the largest and most complex IT infrastructures in the world.