GD Awarded G-Cloud III Government Services Supplier Status
General Dynamics Information Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a place on the United Kingdom (UK) Government Procurement Service’s G-Cloud III framework agreement. The framework allows public-sector organizations to procure Information and Communication Technology (ICT) cloud services.
The framework agreement enables General Dynamics to supply four different categories of ICT cloud offerings to UK public-sector organizations. Offerings will include system lifecycle services such as next-generation development and integration of Microsoft® Dynamics CRM, email-as-a-service, cyber security and learning services.
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"G-Cloud is an important part of the government’s strategy to achieve its target to put half of all new public-sector IT spending on public cloud services by 2015. General Dynamics’ inclusion in the framework will provide public-sector buyers with a procurement vehicle for proven cloud services,” said Stephen Meyler, managing director of General Dynamics Information Technology’s United Kingdom division.
Source : General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE: GD)