Web Labs Ltd

Web Labs eForms

Web Labs Oneform enables non-technical staff to create online forms that react to user’s answers, alerts them to incorrect or incomplete answers, assists them through the process using help messages or supplementary information and allows them to save partially completed forms for completion at a later time.


  • Non-technical users publish intelligent e-forms using standard browsers
  • Integrated Workflow, forms follow defined control, transmission and archival controls
  • Each transaction tracked/monitored for status, deadline and satisfaction feedback
  • One screen view of all historical/current transactions, requests, issues
  • Supports channel shift
  • Open API and can easily integrate with 3rd party systems
  • Flexible workflow ensures notifications and enquiries directed to correct person
  • Single view of customer, data analysis and trend identification
  • Service advisors can complete transactions on the customer’s behalf
  • Deliver customer correspondence as e-documents i.e. bills, statements, notifications


  • Improve response times and user experience
  • Reduce expensive face-to-face meetings and telephone calls
  • Makes it easy to report, book, request and pay online
  • Integrate web service calls for validation, pre-population and sending
  • Intelligent forms guiding users to report, book, request and pay
  • Search engine/taxonomies make it easy to find what users want
  • Customers manage own accounts/profiles
  • Automatic rules-based assessment applied to online payments or appointments
  • Improved responsiveness through more/better information closer to the front-line
  • Better linking of data provides opportunities to improve decision making


£10000 to £36000 per instance

  • Education pricing available
  • Free trial available

Service documents

G-Cloud 11


Web Labs Ltd

Garry Lander



Service scope

Service scope
Software add-on or extension Yes, but can also be used as a standalone service
What software services is the service an extension to Built upon Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5, OneForm has been specifically developed to integrate with payments, CMS and CRM third-party systems or work as a stand alone service, to create an end-to-end experience for online customers.
OneForm is fully OLE/ODBC Compliant, compatible with any SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, and Sybase databases
Cloud deployment model Hybrid cloud
Service constraints No, OneForms is not limited to work on any specific hardware configuration
System requirements
  • Can be hardware or virtualised environment
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 or higher running Internet Information Services
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 or higher
  • 100% browser based, no plug-ins required

User support

User support
Email or online ticketing support Email or online ticketing
Support response times Immediate response from email and online ticketing to inform call has been logged. Guaranteed call back from developer or technician within an hour of call being logged.
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 Yes, at an extra cost
Web chat support availability 9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support accessibility standard WCAG 2.1 AAA
Web chat accessibility testing ISL, webchat
Onsite support Yes, at extra cost
Support levels One cost for all levels of support
Dedicated Account Manager support provided with ‘out-of-hours’ number for emergencies responsible for:
• Correctly assessing and categorising reported incidents.
• Filtering out any end-user errors i.e. operator error
• Allocating priority categories and escalating responses.
• Ensuring calls are directed to the correct resource to diagnose/resolve problems.
• Updating on the progress of incidents, according to the SLA requirements.
• Managing change implementation (upgrades, patches, new processes and products).
• Manage version control.

Priority 1. System down or largely unusable through failure of all areas of core functionality. 1 Hour response, 2 hours diagnosis, 4 hours resolution

Priority 2. A major part of the system is down or largely unusable through failure of one or more areas of core functionality. 1 hour response, 4 hours diagnosis, 8 hours resolution

Priority 3. A problem exists but there is a way to continue processing. 2 hours response, 7 hours diagnosis, 2 days resolution

Priority 4. Cosmetic changes or a problem that has no significance on day-to-day processing. 4 hours response. Resolution time agreed with the customer.

Priority 5. Request for information - response time as agreed with the customer.
Support available to third parties Yes

Onboarding and offboarding

Onboarding and offboarding
Getting started A dedicated trainer will ensure key staff will be able to create, edit and publish online forms.
Training can be conducted:-
1) Onsite either in a classroom or small workgroup environment
2) Online, where the trainer and trainees can share and control screens
The dedicated trainer for the project will customise manuals and training guides. Contextual help screens are also provided to help users throughout the process.
Web Labs have experience of training organisations such as DSA, (2,500 CMS users), RELATE (5,000 CMS users) and Borough of Southwark (2,500 CMS )
Service documentation Yes
Documentation formats PDF
End-of-contract data extraction Under the G-Cloud 11 framework Web Labs will provide an exit plan which will also be outlined in the SLA. At least 10 Working Days before the contract ends, Web Labs will extract and provide all data (including Buyer Data), Buyer Personal Data and Buyer Confidential Information. Web Labs will securely export data and metadata using industry standards that can be re-used such as Tab-delimitated and XML formats.End-of-contract process
End-of-contract process All personal data will be deleted or returned to the client as requested at the end of contract

Using the service

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 Yes
Differences between the mobile and desktop service Our responsive framework ensures that content is optimised for desktop, laptop and mobile devices. Web Labs generally use JQuery Mobile HTML5 based user interface system designed to make responsive web sites and apps that are compatible with all major desktop browsers as well as all major mobile platforms, including Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Blackberry, WebOS, Symbian.
Utilising the our responsive framework, our configurations immediately identify which device is calling the website and web page format and layout is automatically re-rendered and optimised for screen sizes for multiple devices
Accessibility standards WCAG 2.1 AAA
Accessibility testing 3rd party audit
Customisation available Yes
Description of customisation A user friendly 'drag and drop' GUI enables non-technical staff to create forms that react to user's answers, alerts them to incorrect or incomplete answers, assists them through help messages and allows them to save partially completed forms for completion at a later time.
The user friendly interface enables staff with appropriate permissions, to create questions which can be given their own rules, method of verification, display options, level of security and embedded information. The package also allows for form page branching which allows you to put logic into the form which tells the form when a form page should be displayed or not.


Independence of resources We can traffic shape based on user experience and usage patterns. We can also segment system resources to protect service levels


Service usage metrics Yes
Metrics types As well as processing and storing completed form data, OneForm captures:- i) rate of response, ii) incidence and nature of partial completion, iii) information about the history of every form - its name, designer, function, iv) when and by whom it was modified or published, v) the number of times a form has been completed online
Reporting types
  • Real-time dashboards
  • Regular reports


Supplier type Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security
Staff security clearance Conforms to BS7858:2012
Government security clearance Up to Security Clearance (SC)

Asset protection

Asset protection
Knowledge of data storage and processing locations Yes
Data storage and processing locations United Kingdom
User control over data storage and processing locations No
Datacentre security standards Complies with a recognised standard (for example CSA CCM version 3.0)
Penetration testing frequency At least every 6 months
Penetration testing approach ‘IT Health Check’ performed by a CHECK service provider
Protecting data at rest
  • Physical access control, complying with another standard
  • Encryption of all physical media
Data sanitisation process Yes
Data sanitisation type
  • Explicit overwriting of storage before reallocation
  • Deleted data can’t be directly accessed
Equipment disposal approach Complying with a recognised standard, for example CSA CCM v.30, CAS (Sanitisation) or ISO/IEC 27001

Data importing and exporting

Data importing and exporting
Data export approach Users with appropriate permissions and using a user friendly GUI can export in XML or CSV formats :-
1) Audit logs showing what action took place / when the action took place and the username of the individual who conducted the action
2) Version and approval control of documents
3) Users and profiles data
Data export formats
  • CSV
  • Other
Other data export formats XML
Data import formats
  • CSV
  • Other
Other data import formats XML

Data-in-transit protection

Data-in-transit protection
Data protection between buyer and supplier networks
  • Private network or public sector network
  • TLS (version 1.2 or above)
  • IPsec or TLS VPN gateway
Data protection within supplier network
  • TLS (version 1.2 or above)
  • IPsec or TLS VPN gateway

Availability and resilience

Availability and resilience
Guaranteed availability 99.9% application uptime as measured through 1-minute polls using ICMP echo-requests. 99.9% network connectivity uptime of the customer service as measured through 1-minute polls using ICMP echo-requests Users are refunded by negotiated settlement outlined in the SLA
Approach to resilience Web Labs do not want to make this information public. However, we are willing to share information with a specialist security expert on how we have designed our service to be resilient
Outage reporting Our system issues email alerts to named contacts

Identity and authentication

Identity and authentication
User authentication needed Yes
User authentication
  • Public key authentication (including by TLS client certificate)
  • Dedicated link (for example VPN)
  • Username or password
Access restrictions in management interfaces and support channels All access to service interfaces and support channels are constrained to authenticated and authorised individuals with appropriate access privileges.
Access restriction testing frequency At least every 6 months
Management access authentication
  • Public key authentication (including by TLS client certificate)
  • Dedicated link (for example VPN)
  • Username or password

Audit information for users

Audit information for users
Access to user activity audit information Users have access to real-time audit information
How long user audit data is stored for User-defined
Access to supplier activity audit information Users have access to real-time audit information
How long supplier audit data is stored for User-defined
How long system logs are stored for User-defined

Standards and certifications

Standards and certifications
ISO/IEC 27001 certification Yes
Who accredited the ISO/IEC 27001 Certification International
ISO/IEC 27001 accreditation date 28 October 2015
What the ISO/IEC 27001 doesn’t cover The Statement of Applicability covers all 27001 controls with the exception of loading bays
ISO 28000:2007 certification No
CSA STAR certification No
PCI certification No
Other security certifications Yes
Any other security certifications ICO Data Protection Registered

Security governance

Security governance
Named board-level person responsible for service security Yes
Security governance certified Yes
Security governance standards ISO/IEC 27001
Information security policies and processes To preserve confidentiality, integrity and availability, Selcom have implemented an Information Security Management System (ISMS) in accordance with the international standard ISO/IEC 27001. Selcom have appointed an Information Security Manager (ISM) and the ISMS policy is approved by Senior Management and is reviewed at regular intervals (ISMS Management Review Meetings) or upon significant change. Management have put an audit programme in place and all sections of the ISMS are audited at least once a year to ensure that the ISMS:- a) conforms to the requirements of the relevant standards and any other legal, regulatory or contractual requirements b) meets all identified information security and business continuity requirements c) is effectively implemented and maintained d) perform as expected The ISM records decisions and actions related to: i. the improvement of the ISMS ii. updating of the risk assessment and risk treatment plan as appropriate iii. the modification of procedures and controls in response to changes in requirements iv. resource needs v. improvements to how the effectiveness of controls and objectives are measured Regular ISMS Review Meetings Any action needed is implemented and such action reviewed for effectiveness including changes to the ISMS. Appropriate documented information on the action taken is retained

Operational security

Operational security
Configuration and change management standard Conforms to a recognised standard, for example CSA CCM v3.0 or SSAE-16 / ISAE 3402
Configuration and change management approach Physical storage, internet bandwidth and operational systems are monitored with 24/7 automatic monitoring alerting when predefined thresholds are exceeded. Changes are identified on the Change Request form and logged in the change Change Control log. The originator obtains sufficient information to complete the Change Request The Internet Services Director then reviews and/or carries out a risk assessment identifying potential risks, security impacts and then identifies and costs the required controls in line with the Selcom's risk management framework. The Internet Services Director in consultation with the Managing Director is then responsible for authorising the change to go ahead.
Vulnerability management type Conforms to a recognised standard, for example CSA CCM v3.0 or SSAE-16 / ISAE 3402
Vulnerability management approach Firewalls are configured 24/7 to alert in the event of significant intrusions or incidents occurring We use advanced monitoring and live detection defence systems to detect vulnerabilities Anti-Virus is configured to be patched automatically. Our automatic patch policy covers, binary executable, source code modification, service pack and firmware patches Technical services will then identify the priority for the update to be tested and deployed dependant on the nature of the treat and any known exploits. Any patch deployment and software updates must comply with our defined change management process.
Protective monitoring type Conforms to a recognised standard, for example CSA CCM v3.0 or SSAE-16 / ISAE 3402
Protective monitoring approach Systems are monitored 24/7 by Zabbix software and in-house systems, calling the operations team to action when necessary. Zabbix notifies of: Warning Alerts, Critical Alerts, System Down and System Recovery Regular scanning using Barracuda’s Vulnerability Manager (BVM) tool finds vulnerabilities such as those on the OWASP Top 10, including SSL injection, cross-site scripting, and others. Any issues found will be imported into the Barracuda Web Application Filter, which will automatically generate and apply mitigation rules Servers are professionally managed and conform to guidelines under the Government's e-Government programme. The Data Centre undergoes PEN (CREST) testing twice per annum
Incident management type Conforms to a recognised standard, for example, CSA CCM v3.0 or ISO/IEC 27035:2011 or SSAE-16 / ISAE 3402
Incident management approach The Information Security Manager (ISM) is responsible for incident management processes relating to, Personal accident, Breach of Physical and information security, Loss/theft of property, Data/information missing, lost or incorrect, Financial irregularities and Violence, abuse or harassment. All staff must report information security incidents and weaknesses immediately, recording them in the Incident Report Form and following up by a telephone call to the ISM The ISM logs and follows up reported incidents and weaknesses. The ISM ensures that the appropriate action is taken and recorded in the Incident Recording System which can be seen by the originator and Senior Management

Secure development

Secure development
Approach to secure software development best practice Independent review of processes (for example CESG CPA Build Standard, ISO/IEC 27034, ISO/IEC 27001 or CSA CCM v3.0)

Public sector networks

Public sector networks
Connection to public sector networks No


Price £10000 to £36000 per instance
Discount for educational organisations Yes
Free trial available Yes
Description of free trial Available only on a secured shared hosted service for a limited time to test speed and performance

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
Service documents
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