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 a person an hour

  • Education pricing available

Service documents

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Framework

G-Cloud 12

Service ID

5 4 4 3 9 0 9 2 2 3 5 4 7 0 6

Contact

Stephen Matthews & Associates Limited Stephen Matthews
Telephone: 02035986944
Email: enquiries@smaconsulting.co.uk

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 service provided
No

Setup and migration

Setup or migration service available
No

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing service
No

Security testing

Security services
No

Ongoing support

Ongoing support service
No

Service scope

Service constraints
No constraints are anticipated

User support

Email or online ticketing support
No
Phone support
No
Web chat support
No
Support levels
Phone support response is 2 working days
An account manager is provided

Resellers

Supplier type
Not a reseller

Staff security

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

Pricing

Price
£62.50 to £118.75 a person an hour
Discount for educational organisations
Yes

Service documents

Request an accessible format
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need versions of these documents in a more accessible format, email the supplier at enquiries@smaconsulting.co.uk. Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.