The 29th June saw the end of the standstill period for the G-Cloud 10 framework agreement and provided confirmation that Protech’s cloud-based CRM software, Pro9 has once again been accepted on the latest iteration of the Digital Marketplace framework, G-Cloud 10.
Protech joined G-Cloud in 2014 and has been successful in maintaining a place on every iteration of the framework since. A number of product enhancements to its existing product portfolio has enabled Protech to add further offerings to the framework, including Pro9 Paperless Direct Debits and Pro9 Case Management.
“Many Public Sector organisations face a challenging and lengthy process to find a cost effective digital solution to meet their specific requirements. “said Jenny Parsons, COO of Protech.
“The Digital Marketplace is an effective way for Public Sector procurement teams to easily and efficiently see an overview of all the services available to enable them to procure a solution which is right for them.” concluded Parsons.
About G-Cloud and the Digital Marketplace
G-cloud is a Framework Agreement operated by Crown Commercial Services on behalf of the cabinet office and HM Treasury. The framework provides fast and controlled access for public sector organisation’s including Central and Local Government, Not for Profit Organisations, Schools, Colleges, The NHS, Police and Fire and Ambulance Services.
G-Cloud is focused on IT solutions – all cloud based due to the strategic goal to help the UK public sector adopt a “cloud first approach” to technology, specifically focusing on hosting, software and support. The G-Cloud framework will enable public sector procurement teams to quickly and easily find cloud computing services on the publicly accessible portal. As part of the framework agreement, public sector organisations can call off solutions on demand without having to go through a lengthy full tender process.
The Digital Marketplace is transforming the way government buys technology and digital services by opening the market up to small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) suppliers – 70% fall into this category. A total of 3.2 billion has been spent through the digital marketplace in just under 6 years, of which 48% is spent with SMEs.
Protech Cloud Software Solutions
Protech provides public sector buyers with 17 service offerings within the portal including:
- Pro9 Learning, Education & Professional Development Solution
- Pro9 Event and Conference Management Solution
- Pro9 Marketing and Campaign Management CRM
- Pro9 Training and Competency Management Solution
- Pro9 Exam and Qualifications Processing Solution
- Pro9 Membership Management and Subscriptions Solution
- Pro9 Case Management Solution
To find out more about Protech’s services and to see the full product portfolio please click here