Last year Digital Marketplace became the new home for G-Cloud – a secure framework for secure government file transfer – and now they’re celebrating their first birthday.
A year on and, along with the Crown Commercial Service (CCS), the Digital Marketplace is still providing buyers and suppliers with a singular location to buy world-class digital services. This not only helps to ensure that the public sector are using the right tools, but it’s drastically reduced the time it takes to buy digital services.Continue reading →
Never one to rest on our laurels when it comes to secure data transfer, we are currently undertaking the IL3 security accreditation for our ICT system.
This accreditation requires enhanced security to protect sensitive information and is a common requirement for central Government departments and some agencies.
Accreditation is based on HMG security standards, which in turn are based on ISO 27001, but with more stringent requirements.
Read more: What Are the UK Government's Cloud Security Principles?