CGI - Open Source Design Development and Deployment Service

The Open Digital Services Centre from CGI is an Open Source focused development hub, where your business needs can be met with modern Open Source components. Using our expertise and the best Open Source technologies, we can provide a full service in design, development and ‘Agile’ delivery.


  • Full Open Source technology stack
  • Web Development – Angular.js, Javascript, Python, Java, Spring
  • Databases – PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Neo4J
  • Middleware – JBoss Middleware, Fuse, Data Virtualisation
  • Search – Elastic Search, Logstash, Kibana
  • Application Development – Java, Python, Ruby, Javascript
  • Strong Agile delivery methodology
  • Test Driven Approach with fully automated testing and environment deployment
  • Sectors: Justice, Policing, Prosecution, Courts, Prisons, Probation, Central Government, Education


  • Reduce costs through reduced licensing
  • Our experience in the use of Open Source technology.
  • Full commercial support for full delivery of software and components.
  • Minimise vendor lock-in through open standards and protocols.
  • Reduce cost of development and test with non-subscription based access.
  • Minimise Proof of Concept with little cost for software
  • Available skilled workforce – from both Academia and job market.


Planning service No


Training service provided No

Setup and migration

Setup and migration
Setup or migration service available No

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing
Quality assurance and performance testing service No

Security testing

Security testing
Security services Yes
Security services type
  • Security strategy
  • Security risk management
  • Security design
  • Cyber security consultancy
  • Security testing
  • Security incident management
  • Security audit services
Certified security testers Yes
Security testing certifications
  • Tigerscheme
  • Cyber Scheme

Ongoing support

Ongoing support
Ongoing support service Yes
Types of service supported
  • Buyer hosting or software
  • Hosting or software provided by your organisation
  • Hosting or software provided by a third-party organisation
How the support service works N/A

Service scope

Service scope
Service constraints None

User support

User support
Email or online ticketing support No
Phone support Yes
Phone support availability 9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support No
Support levels This service does not provide support


Supplier type Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security
Staff security clearance Other security clearance
Government security clearance Up to Developed Vetting (DV)


Price £618 to £1200 per person per day
Discount for educational organisations No

Service documents

pdf document: Pricing document pdf document: Skills Framework for the Information Age rate card pdf document: Service definition document pdf document: Terms and conditions pdf document: Modern Slavery statement
Service documents
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