Nucleus IT Limited

Software development, quality assurance, testing, delivery, training, architecture, documentation

Development of bespoke cloud hosted business applications. Full stack solution delivery using Microsoft .Net, JavaScript, HTML and JSON. Specialising in Agile and Kanban methodologies. Expertise in the use of Document Databases, RavenDB, MongoDB plus MS SQL Server. Provision of system design, architecture, development, testing, deployment, hosting, training, support and maintenance.

Features

  • System design, delivery, maintenance and DevOps. SOLID development principles
  • .Net Core 2.0, 3.0 web frameworks. MS Office, Word, Visio
  • HTML 5.2, CSS, XML, HAL, Hydra, RDF, OWL, VBA
  • Hypermedia driven RESTful APIs using JSON-LD
  • Technical analysis, Domain Driven Design principles
  • Range of databases including MS SQL Server, MySQL, RavenDB, MongoDB
  • Full integration test suite. XUnit, Nunit, MSpec
  • Continuous integration, build, deployment and testing
  • Cloud hosting using AWS, Azure, containerisation using Docker, Kubernetes
  • Functional, non-functional testing and support

Benefits

  • Full lifecycle delivery reduce costs, shrink lines of communication,
  • Leveraging latest frameworks reduces legacy costs
  • Using web open standards increase lifespan of products
  • Training provision, technical authoring/communication at all levels, user guides
  • Standard ontologies avoid creating data silos
  • Use of document databases reduce development and hosting costs
  • Extensive test coverage reduces the overall cost of ownership
  • Continuous deployment aids user engagement, and rapid prototyping
  • AWS, Azure provide s secure, highly available service
  • Containerisation allows services to scale according to demand, reducing costs

Pricing

£250 to £600 per person per day

  • Education pricing available

Service documents

Framework

G-Cloud 11

Service ID

6 8 2 6 3 7 8 1 5 2 2 8 2 4 8

Contact

Nucleus IT Limited

Martin Bailey

0161 818 8085

info@nucleustechnologies.co.uk

Service scope

Software add-on or extension
No
Cloud deployment model
  • Public cloud
  • Private cloud
  • Community cloud
  • Hybrid cloud
Service constraints
Solutions based around windows platform, AWS, Azure, GCP
System requirements
  • No requirement for licenses
  • No requirement for anti-virus
  • No requirement for specific cloud provider
  • No requirement for specific database
  • No requirement for specific version of .Net
  • No requirement for specific version of windows
  • No requirement for specific browser
  • No requirement for specific methodologies
  • No requirement for specific web standards
  • No requirement for specific test frameworks

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
Onsite support
Onsite support
Support levels
We can offer hosting and application defect management. We work with out clients to identify the level and support they will require and the corresponding SLAs to meet those requirements can be agreed.
This can include 24/7 developers or testing support, plus incremental software updates as required.
Support available to third parties
Yes

Onboarding and offboarding

Getting started
We provide onsite training, plus user documentation
Service documentation
Yes
Documentation formats
  • HTML
  • PDF
End-of-contract data extraction
Full data extracts are provided at all stages of development,
End-of-contract process
No additional cost to ending contract

Using the service

Web browser interface
Yes
Supported browsers
  • Internet Explorer 7
  • Internet Explorer 8
  • Internet Explorer 9
  • Internet Explorer 10
  • Internet Explorer 11
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Firefox
  • Chrome
  • Safari 9+
  • Opera
Application to install
No
Designed for use on mobile devices
No
Service interface
No
API
No
Customisation available
Yes
Description of customisation
Customisations as per requirements

Scaling

Independence of resources
We can offer hosting and application scaling management. We work with out clients to identify the level of scale they require

Analytics

Service usage metrics
No

Resellers

Supplier type
Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Other security clearance
Government security clearance
Up to Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS)

Asset protection

Knowledge of data storage and processing locations
No
Datacentre security standards
Supplier-defined controls
Penetration testing frequency
At least once a year
Penetration testing approach
Another external penetration testing organisation
Protecting data at rest
  • Encryption of all physical media
  • Scale, obfuscating techniques, or data storage sharding
Data sanitisation process
No
Equipment disposal approach
In-house destruction process

Data importing and exporting

Data export approach
As database backups, or in a customer specific format
Data export formats
CSV
Data import formats
CSV

Data-in-transit protection

Data protection between buyer and supplier networks
  • Private network or public sector network
  • TLS (version 1.2 or above)
  • Legacy SSL and TLS (under version 1.2)
Data protection within supplier network
  • TLS (version 1.2 or above)
  • Legacy SSL and TLS (under version 1.2)

Availability and resilience

Guaranteed availability
We can offer hosting and application availability management. We work with out clients to identify the level and support they will require and the corresponding SLAs to meet those requirements can be agreed.
Approach to resilience
We can offer hosting and application resilience management. We work with out clients to identify the level and support they will require and the corresponding SLAs to meet those requirements can be agreed.
Outage reporting
Email alerts

Identity and authentication

User authentication needed
Yes
User authentication
  • Public key authentication (including by TLS client certificate)
  • Identity federation with existing provider (for example Google Apps)
  • Username or password
Access restrictions in management interfaces and support channels
Restricted by IP address
Access restriction testing frequency
At least once a year
Management access authentication
  • Public key authentication (including by TLS client certificate)
  • Identity federation with existing provider (for example Google Apps)
  • Username or password

Audit information for users

Access to user activity audit information
Users receive audit information on a regular basis
How long user audit data is stored for
User-defined
Access to supplier activity audit information
Users receive audit information on a regular basis
How long supplier audit data is stored for
User-defined
How long system logs are stored for
User-defined

Standards and certifications

ISO/IEC 27001 certification
No
ISO 28000:2007 certification
No
CSA STAR certification
No
PCI certification
No
Other security certifications
No

Security governance

Named board-level person responsible for service security
Yes
Security governance certified
No
Security governance approach
In-house
Information security policies and processes
In-house

Operational security

Configuration and change management standard
Supplier-defined controls
Configuration and change management approach
Customers change management system is used
Vulnerability management type
Supplier-defined controls
Vulnerability management approach
We can offer hosting and application vulnerability management. We work with out clients to identify the level and support they will require and the corresponding SLAs to meet those requirements can be agreed.
Protective monitoring type
Supplier-defined controls
Protective monitoring approach
We can offer hosting and application protective monitoring management. We work with out clients to identify the level and support they will require and the corresponding SLAs to meet those requirements can be agreed.
Incident management type
Supplier-defined controls
Incident management approach
We can offer hosting and application incident management. We work with out clients to identify the level and support they will require and the corresponding SLAs to meet those requirements can be agreed.

Secure development

Approach to secure software development best practice
Conforms to a recognised standard, but self-assessed

Public sector networks

Connection to public sector networks
No

Pricing

Price
£250 to £600 per person per day
Discount for educational organisations
Yes
Free trial available
No

Service documents

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