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    The Telecommunications Framework has now expired.

    A replacement framework is currently in the process of being evaluated and should be available in early July.

    Once a confirmed start date is available this site will be updated.

    Any queries in the meantime please contact frameworkcontracts@jisc.ac.uk.

     

    Thank you

    Cindy Wrapson

    Contract Manager

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    Janet

    Jisc carried out due diligence in reviewing the Google Apps for Education (now G Suite) agreement, and highlighted some areas which may warrant further consideration by organisations preparing to use the agreement, to ensure they fully understand their implications and that the contract still meets their requirements. 

     

    In conjunction with Google and our legal advisers, Jisc prepared Guidance Notes to draw attention to these areas covering among many others: data...

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    Janet

    The East Midlands covers the area of Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire.

    There are 9 Universities, 28 FE and Specialist Colleges , 2 Local Authorities and 2 Research Centres connected via janet .

    The regional infrastructure is provided by Janet.

    Email: service@ja.net

    Tel: 0300 300 2212 

     

     

    Keith JenkinsAccount Manager

    M 07816 654 409

     
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    Janet

    Jisc negotiated changes to Microsoft's standard Office 365 Agreement in order to secure an enhanced position for the benefit of institutions wishing to procure Office 365.

    The negotiated amendments cover areas including:

    Standard liability

    Privacy and security measures

    Clarification of jurisdiction and legal precedence, etc.

    Jisc's legal adviser carries out a yearly review of Microsoft's Online Service Terms (OSTs).

    Please note that in order to...

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    1. What is the scope of the framework?This framework agreement has been set up by Jisc Services Ltd, referred to as JSL throughout the remainder of this Buyer’s Guide.  The framework agreement is for the supply and support of a broad range of routing and switching equipment; from  low end Buyer premises equipment (CPE), through to mid-range enterprise and high-end carrier class type equipment supporting up to 100 Gigabit Ethernet. 

    2. Who can use the...

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    Community

    Scottish Higher Education Digital Library (SHEDL)

    Available for members of the Scottish Academic Library community, working within SHEDL to license content efficiently and effectively for users throughout Scotland. 

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    Janet

    Welcome to the Janet South West Group

     

    This is the regional group for Janet customers in the South West of England seeking information about Janet connectivity in their region, support, services and contact information.

    The advanced technology at the heart of Janet coupled with the government’s drive for shared services and efficient procurement mean that Janet’s common infrastructure can support multiple communities and deliver significant savings.

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    Community

    ***  New service - launched end of May 2017  ***

    The cybersecurity landscape is constantly changing – phishing and ransomware are compromising organisations and people every day.

    Cyber threats – phishing, malware, ransomware can go undetected for days, weeks and months. The impact can be considerable with data leakage/loss, network outages, financial loss and reputational damage.

    Even with heavy investments in your security infrastructure, the weakest...