Cloud Compute 2

Framework ID: RM6292

28 November 2023 - 27 November 2026


This Framework enables all central government and public sector organisations access to cloud computing services. Cloud Compute 2 will mainly offer services that are related to Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS).

Methods supplies services on the following Lots:

Lot 3. Professional Services.



  • Robust terms and conditions that reduce the need for long negotiations and meets central government commercial policy requirements
  • Terms and conditions tailored for hyperscale (very large public cloud platforms) services which ensures better protection and understanding
  • Direct award and further competition routes to market which allows for savings in time and money
  • Flexibility in the services that suppliers may offer, ensuring that the latest services are always available to you
  • Reduces the need for you to buy hyperscale compute services every 2 years through G-Cloud, honouring your 3-year commitments
  • Compliance with the Procurement Policy Note 06/20: ‘Taking account of Social Value in the award of central government contracts’


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Further information

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