NIAXO LTD

Secure Platform for Analytics, Cloud Data Architecture, Collection and Analysis

Our flexible Secure Platforms for Analytics (SPA). Features are provenance, citation, data catalogue services, including CKAN for information governance, including DOIs. Niaxo's service also provides for assurance/review of legacy architectures to embrace innovation and good practice/GDS compliance. Includes website and surveys development and forms for audio and multimedia data collection.

Features

  • Develop your Data Strategy to complement your Operating Model
  • Data Architecture development, independent assurance and review
  • Delivery of data analytics integration services using leading products
  • Collaborative and blended working and local resources upskilling and mentoring
  • Aligning Cloud strategies with delivery by cutting edge approaches/technologies
  • Data Programme Governance, Due Diligence and Design-Authority-as-a-Service
  • Interface design, web page development, GDS / A11Y compliance
  • Data Analytics platforms deployed and secured as Infrastructure-as-Code
  • Self service data forms for collection of multimedia data
  • Security Architecture, Security Cleared architects, analysts and developers

Benefits

  • Scalable teams of experts with a outcomes delivery focus
  • Wide public sector sectoral experience, CSS, GDSS and Agile skilled
  • Security Cleared resources from multiple disciplines and skills
  • Local capability development and mentoring
  • Tool selection and procurement support
  • SAFe, Agile, Scrum project/sprint and product development and testing
  • De-risks IT transformation, digital service and Cloud adoption
  • Reduces infrastructure, operations and management costs
  • delivered on AWS, Azure, GCP, private and hybrid clouds
  • GDSS compliant, supports Internet First Strategy, Policies and Approaches

Pricing

£300.00 a person a day

  • Education pricing available

Service documents

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Framework

G-Cloud 12

Service ID

6 9 0 0 4 8 6 1 9 6 2 0 7 1 6

Contact

NIAXO LTD Ed Puddicombe
Telephone: 07966 550814
Email: gcloud@niaxo.co

Planning

Planning service
Yes
How the planning service works
Niaxo has extensive experience of designing and planning for data analytics and infrastructure as code/Cloud adoption and provide the associated technical, data migration and user preparation as well as reviewing previous architectures and integration. Planning is guided by a Client Consultative approach with a focus on outcomes and has been deployed with major Covid19 related programme with the Cabinet Office/DHSC as well as other Government Departments and Agencies. Niaxo business analysts capture requirements and develop user stories, features and epics whilst maintaining focus on your Business Objectives and can develop core processes (L0-L5). Niaxo planning can include all architecture domains (Business, Application, Solution, Information, Data, Integration, Service, Technical, Infrastructure and Security) deploying Government experienced SAFe and Agile as as well as more traditional approaches where required. Niaxo develop roadmaps, migration and transition states to ensure the change for the business and its customers causes as little disruption as possible, ensuring change and communications are effectively is planned. Niaxo provide Suitably Qualified and Experienced People (SQEP) and experienced scrum masters to manage transition, evolution and migration at Programme, Project/Scrum and Work Package levels, building in compliance with ITIL and GDPR.
Planning service works with specific services
Yes
Hosting or software services the planning service works with
  • Open-source, bespoke clouds, evergreen and serverless
  • Lo-code and no-code, IBM stack
  • Active Directory, CKAN, Multiple Cloud architectures
  • Oracle Stack, including OBIEE and Fusion and J2EE
  • Microsoft Azure and 365 including Active directory
  • MS Azure, PowerBI, SSIS, SSRS, Data Factory
  • Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Google Suite, Google docs
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) including use of Kubernetes, Terraform, Lambda

Training

Training service provided
Yes
How the training service works
Niaxo training and mentoring can be provided by experienced users and practitioners co Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Azure The training can be formal instructor lead, via workshops, 1-2-1, webex, webinar or OJT and onsite mentoring. Niaxo can provide ITIL service management and compliance training too. In addition. Niaxo’s technical, security, cloud and infrastructure consultants often support, mentor, upskill and provide knowledge transfer to current staff, to prepare them for managing the hosting of platforms, systems, software and services with a Cloud provider.
Training is tied to specific services
Yes
Services the training service works with
  • For Clouds Niaxo has developed.
  • Lo-Code, No-Code, evergreen and serverless.
  • GCP, Azure and AWS

Setup and migration

Setup or migration service available
Yes
How the setup or migration service works
Niaxo support clients across the Public and Private sectors including Central Government, agencies and NDPBs. Niaxo architect, design, develop, deliver and support migration including all major public cloud providers especially AWS and Azure, but also GCP and private clouds. The migration service is scalable and can be rolled back, subject to circumstance and migration stage and can be offered as a bespoke or Managed Service, which allow us to evolve the capabilities and plan the critical people change and communication aspects. If clients require Niaxo will support development of local capability, training, mentoring, upskilling and transferring knowledge to client staff.
Setup or migration service is for specific cloud services
Yes
List of supported services
  • Open-Source, Lo-Code, No-Code, Evergreen and Serverless
  • Bespoke private and public clouds
  • AWS, Azure and GCP.
  • Oracle and IBM Clouds
  • Secure government private clouds

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing service
Yes
How the quality assurance and performance testing works
Niaxo are cyber Essentials certified, and pursuing ISO 9001, ISO 27001 ISO14001 accreditation, and are undergoing Cyber Essentials Plus, which all contribute to quality and governance. Applying our ISO9001 guided processes, Niaxo work in highly regulated domains (Cabinet Office, Home Office, DHSC, MOD and NCA) and bring our own IP. Niaxo actively monitor quality of output which includes multi-partite internal review of documents and artefacts for accuracy but also plain English and grammar. Niaxo provides Testers, Test Leads and Test Strategy resources include automation, integration, performance and SIT testers/testing and can provide Test Driven Development. Niaxo Test Approach is designed to support Agile projects and includes governance and configuration management. Niaxo testers work closely with our designers and developers having skills and experience testing for bespoke, private and public clouds including AWS, Google (GCP) and Azure based hosting solutions, and also with mobile platforms across iOS, Android and Windows.

Security testing

Security services
Yes
Security services type
  • Security strategy
  • Security design
  • Cyber security consultancy
  • Security testing
  • Security audit services
Certified security testers
Yes
Security testing certifications
  • CHECK
  • CREST
  • Cyber Scheme
  • Other
Other security testing certifications
  • Service provided by certified consultants
  • Niaxo is not registered by these schemes

Ongoing support

Ongoing support service
Yes
Types of service supported
Hosting or software provided by your organisation
How the support service works
Niaxo have a fully ticketed Support Desk available as part (costed option) of any service and or software Niaxo develop or platforms we provide. Most projects without the Service Desk include a period of hypercare for any platform, software or integration Niaxo have developed. Niaxo can provide various levels of support from 3rd/4th line working day passive support to 24/7 fully resourced response, with SLAs as costed options and for agreed periods.

Service scope

Service constraints
Niaxo supports products, platforms, software and Infrastructure as Code we develop, subject to any SLA we agree with clients. Niaxo seeks to not hold, store, process or access client and client customer PII data, unless appointed as a Data Processor or Sub Processor specifically for projects. Where Niaxo are not appointed as a processor or sub processor Niaxo would not be responsible for customer or user data held within the customers systems hosted in the Cloud. Niaxo can use client provided PUIDs where those PUIDs provided are powerful enough to allow for design and development.

User support

Email or online ticketing support
Email or online ticketing
Support response times
Response times are agreed in a Service Level Agreement and can be up to fully serviced and resourced 24/7 active cover. SLAs cover normal, out of hours and weekends with response times agreed. Support covers software and or services Niaxo has developed, we cannot support bespoke software developed by another provider unless their source code has been formally handover over. Niaxo can provide a fully ticketed Support Desk. Most projects without the Service Desk include a period of hypercare for any software or integration Niaxo have developed.
User can manage status and priority of support tickets
Yes
Online ticketing support accessibility
WCAG 2.1 AAA
Phone support
Yes
Phone support availability
24 hours, 7 days a week
Web chat support
No
Support levels
Support levels and associated response times are agreed in a Service Level Agreement and can be from normal working hours, extended working hours, up to fully serviced and resourced 24/7 active cover. SLAs cover out of hours and weekends, covering software and or services Niaxo has developed, we cannot support bespoke software developed by another provider unless their source code has been formally handover over. Niaxo can provide a fully ticketed Support Desk. Most projects without the Service Desk include a period of hypercare for any software or integration Niaxo have developed

Resellers

Supplier type
Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Conforms to BS7858:2012
Government security clearance
Up to Developed Vetting (DV)

Pricing

Price
£300.00 a person a day
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 gcloud@niaxo.co. Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.