Purchasing Frameworks community groups

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    Jisc, working closely with two sets of Anchor Tenants, have set up two single supplier framework agreements for the detailed design, supply, installation, configuration, commissioning and maintenance of shared datacentre facilities.

    Our first shared data centre framework was established in  July 2014 and covers a shared data centre in the south of England.  The shared data centre is located in Slough and is operated by Jisc's partner VIRTUS.

    Our second...

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    Janet

    This is a place to discuss Jisc Cloud Services and related topics, including cloud storage and research data management, amongst other things.

    Jisc's cloud blog post is available at:

    https://cloud.jiscinvolve.org/wp/

    There you can read about whether cloud benefits outweigh the challenges and what it costs to migrate apps to the cloud.

    CESG has some useful documents on Cloud security guidance and best practice - just follow the link https://www.cesg.gov.uk/cloud-...

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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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    Janet

    The East of England geographic region covers  Essex, Norfolk, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes, 

     

    The regional infrastructure is provided and managed by janet and was the result of a joint procurement by janet and E2BN. 

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    Janet

    Welcome to the Janet North East Group

    This is the regional group for Janet customers in the North East seeking information about Janet connectivity in their area, 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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    Janet

    This group has been set up to discuss all topics relating to Networkshop, our network and technology conference.

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    Telecommunications Framework (3) is available for use

    There are 17 suppliers on the new framework and the Buyers Guide provides details of those suppliers, who may use the framework and how to access it. 

    If you have any queries regarding the framework please email frameworkcontracts@jisc.ac.uk.

     

    Cindy Wrapson

    Contract Manager

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    Increasingly vendor management is key for NRENs. This group starts the sharing for NRENs on the topic of vendors and vendor management. Who are the key vendors? Who are we (all) working with at the moment? What are the key topics with this vendor? What do we hope to achieve? Who are the key contacts?  From the simple to the simply impossible (or at least unlikely) what are the aspirations?

     

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    Janet

    This site is for Janet customers in the London region and aims to provide a method of sharing information and ideas for our customers within London. Janet encourages you to interact with us through this group to share your ideas and current work so that others may benefit from your experiences and help inform the shaping of Janet services.

     

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    ***  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...