Stephen Matthews & Associates Limited

Cloud IaaS Service Provider Selection Solution

Cloud IaaS Service Provider Selection Solution comprises a consultancy based resource with toolkits that allow buyers to gather their IaaS requirements and map them automatically against G-Cloud service providers VM offerings in order to make the best value for money selection of provider and service to support their applications

Features

  • Establishes business requirements - technical, security, service, commercial
  • Defines IaaS VM configurations, block storage, memory, data transfer, volumes
  • Compares business requirements and VMs with G-Cloud provider offerings
  • Creates Longlists and shorlists of capable services for buyers
  • Provides cloud provider evaluation to G-Cloud Buyers Guide
  • Defines G-Cloud call-offs contracts and special conditions
  • Tools to monitor price-performance data of CSP's and VM's
  • Unique 30 point data model for MEAT calculation
  • TCO Comparison tool for true CPU Core Hour between CSP's

Benefits

  • Reduces commercial risks in procurement and contracting
  • Brings transparency and comparison of cloud provider performance and pricing
  • Maintains cloud commercial benchmarking
  • Supports selection of 'fit for purpose' cloud services
  • Ensures appropriate contracting for IaaS services
  • Proper selection of IaaS VM's and providers for applications performance

Pricing

£62.50 to £118.75 per person per hour

  • Education pricing available

Service documents

G-Cloud 10

527421853000606

Stephen Matthews & Associates Limited

Stephen Matthews

02035986944

enquiries@smaconsulting.co.uk

Planning

Planning
Planning service Yes
How the planning service works Stephen Matthews & Associates provide advisory services together with supporting tools and templates to help buyers in the commercial aspects of planning, set-up, deployment and maintenance of their IaaS cloud services.
Stephen Matthews & Associates provide buyers with sourcing models, commercial strategies and procurement and contracting tools for IaaS cloud services selection and benchmarking
Planning service works with specific services No

Training

Training
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 No

Ongoing support

Ongoing support
Ongoing support service No

Service scope

Service scope
Service constraints No constraints are anticipated

User support

User support
Email or online ticketing support Email or online ticketing
Support response times Response within 2 working days
User can manage status and priority of support tickets No
Phone support Yes
Phone support availability 9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support No
Support levels Phone support response is 2 working days
An account manager is provided

Resellers

Resellers
Supplier type Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security
Staff security clearance Other security clearance
Government security clearance Up to Security Clearance (SC)

Pricing

Pricing
Price £62.50 to £118.75 per person per hour
Discount for educational organisations Yes

Documents

Documents
Pricing document View uploaded document
Skills Framework for the Information Age rate card View uploaded document
Service definition document View uploaded document
Terms and conditions document View uploaded document
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