We couldn`t talk about information security and not mention the GDPR and the G-Cloud. Prior to May 2018, ccS informed all G-Cloud providers that they were updating the terms of the G-Cloud Framework in accordance with the GDPR. Find out what`s sold on G-Cloud, what makes a good list, and even tips on how to market and sell the framework. Since its inception, sales worth GBP 6.2 billion have been made through the framework, 44% of which has been allocated to SMEs. Most of the activity via G-Cloud came from the central government. This could be partly explained by the requirement for governments to spend £1 out of every £3 with small businesses by 2020, and G-Cloud offers easy access to a number of smaller providers. 21.07.2020 – Update – The expiration date of the G-Cloud 11 framework is December 18, 2020. If you have also made the supplier`s declaration. Clarification questions need to be updated on the G-Cloud 9 Digital Marketplace page under www.digitalmarketplace.service.gov.uk/suppliers/frameworks/g-cloud-9/updates There are now specific clauses in the G-Cloud Framework Agreement and the Call Agreement that cover vendor requirements in accordance with the GDPR.

We also recommend that vendors describe their information security processes and internal GDPR procedures in their service definitions. To make the list on the G-Cloud framework, you don`t need to have formal security certifications. Before adding a contract variant to the database, the Framework documents page is as follows: the G-Cloud framework is divided into categories (batches) and vendors can apply for one or three depending on the solutions they offer to the public sector. G-Cloud`s batches have come a long way since their inception, with a lot of growth over the years! Currently, G-Cloud 3 Lots: Updated to show that G-Cloud 9 is the latest G-Cloud framework…