We Can’t Change The World But We Can Be Part Of The Solution
Aaron Allaway, Engagement Director, discusses the digital transformation of the NHS. Read it here
September 19, 2017 | Latest NewsRead More
Crown Hosting – A Surprising Government Shared Service Story
The UK government has developed a number of shared services over the years where the model is a joint venture between a private sector provider and the government itself. Generally, the government retains a minority stake in the venture, but relies on the private partner for expertise and operational management….
September 15, 2017 | Latest NewsRead More
Crown At The Health and Care Innovation Expo 2017
With our Government pushing for the complete digitisation of the NHS, this year’s Health and Care Innovation Expo 2017 has never been more poignant to our industry. That’s why on Monday and Tuesday, 10th and 11th September 2017, the Crown Hosting Data Centre team is attending to hear first-hand the developments in…
September 7, 2017 | Blog, Latest NewsRead More
Planning for the future: Is the public sector ready for the Cloud?
With practically every aspect of our day to day lives now reliant on an app or connected device, technology dependency is at an all-time high in 2017. Commercial markets have utilised tech to enhance consumer activity and boost sales, but the time has now come for the public sector to…
July 24, 2017 | Blog, Latest NewsRead More
Modernising Justice 2017
With our Government moving towards the complete digitisation of its data, this year’s Modernising Justice conference has never been of more relevance to our industry. That’s why on Thursday 8th June 2017, the Crown Hosting team is attending to hear first-hand the developments to technology, innovation and efficiency in the…
June 7, 2017 | Blog, Latest NewsRead More
Crown Hosting Data Centres: Supporting the Public Sector’s digital evolution
A greater number of public sector organisations, including Central and Local Government, are now expected to switch their data centre requirements to the Crown Hosting Framework following the move from the Government Digital Service (GDS) to Crown Commercial Services (CCS). CCS became the new custodian of the Framework Authority of…
March 17, 2017 | Latest NewsRead More
Crown Hosting Data Centres 1 year on: service without compromise, delivering success at scale
In March 2015, the Crown Hosting Data Centres framework was formally added to the Digital Marketplace – and since then all central government departments, arm’s length bodies, the wider public sector and charities have been able to buy physical colocation data centre space for their legacy systems. In just one…
March 17, 2016 | BlogRead More
Crown Hosting Data Centres 1 year on: success at scale
It’s a year since the Crown Hosting Data Centres framework was formally added to the Digital Marketplace. Since then, all central government departments, arm’s length bodies, the wider public sector and charities have had a single unified framework from which to buy data centre space for their legacy systems. In…
March 17, 2016 | Latest NewsRead More
Getting to the Cloud – One Step at a Time
As a public sector organisation, getting to the Cloud can sometimes feel like an uphill battle. For one thing, you’re faced with the task of having to transform legacy apps that currently are not suitable for cloud – perhaps because of data sovereignty issues or security concerns – into cloud-ready…
February 8, 2016 | BlogRead More
What’s Your Refresh Strategy?
Enterprises must adopt a nimbler and shorter-term approach to data centre upgrades, so they can respond faster to changing market trends. That was the hard hitting message delivered by Gartner at its recent Datacentre Infrastructure and Operations Management summit held in London. According to Gartner, five-year strategies don’t work anymore….
February 3, 2016 | BlogRead More