UK based Cyber & Information Security specialist company Xpertex has been successful in its application and has been awarded a listing on the Digital Outcomes and Specialists (DOS 4) Framework in the ‘Digital Specialists’ category.
‘Digital specialists’ includes the roles essential for the design, creation and implementation of public sector digital services. These include business analysts, cyber security specialists; project managers, developers, technical architects, user researchers and many others. In other words, it is the go-to digital marketplace for the public sector to procure access to digital specialists expertise from the supplier community.
DOS 4 is the latest version of a digital framework agreement introduced by the Government Digital Service (GDS) and the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) in 2016. Between its inception and the end of 2018 £780M of business had been recorded as going through the framework, with an average project spend of £117K across a total of over 6600 engagements:
“Xpertex has been a supplier of specialist expertise to secure government IT projects for over a decade. Consequently, we’re delighted to be awarded a listing on this latest DOS framework. It complements our listing on the GCloud Framework and ensures we can offer a wide range of services to public sector clients”, said Marcus Trott, Director Secure Projects, Xpertex.
Formed in 2006, Xpertex has helped clients in defence, financial services, education, retail, central and local government deal with secure IT project delivery and highly complex cyber and information security challenges. Today, its core business are Cyber & Information Security, Secure Product Fulfilment, and Secure Projects.
Technology and vendor agnostic, Xpertex efficiently provides information security services for organisations large and small, that are robust, flexible and effective. A security focus always starts with an organisation’s human factors, in other words, its people, culture and processes. The technology ‘fit’ comes as a result of this understanding.
Xpertex builds long term relationships with customers, acting as a trusted advisor.