Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

Leverage self-serve, pay-as-you-go, secure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) within a cost-effective and data sovereign public sector community cloud

Who can buy from this supply arrangement?

What can I buy?

What do I need to know?

How do I access these services?

How much does it cost?

Have any questions?

Vendor

Who can buy from this supply arrangement?

This supply arrangement is available to:

  • B.C. Government ministries
  • B.C. broader public sector

What can I buy?

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offers on-demand virtual servers within a separate, customer specific secure network compartment.  Choose the best mix for your business with flexible options for O/S and management, computing power, storage, data backup and connectivity.  
Features:

  •   Service operated out of Tier three equivalent data centre in Kamloops
    • off major fault lines and flood plains
  •   Canadian data sovereign and data resident
  •   Aligned with Cloud Security Alliance - Cloud Control Matrix (CCM)
  •   Automated and rapid provisioning
  •   On-demand and self-service or HP managed
  •   Flex up and down as needed on a monthly basis
  •   Pay-as-you-go   
  •   Enterprise level SLAs

What do I need to know?

In March 2009, Advanced Solutions an HP Company (formerly EDS Advanced Solutions) and the Province of British Columbia signed a long-term services agreement designed to be inclusive of the broader public sector. The arrangement includes two new state-of-the-art data centres in Kamloops, B.C. and Calgary, AB.

Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) was recently added to the suite of services

How do I access these services?

Broader public sector organizations should contact the Hosting Administrators Office

Ministries should contact Office of the Chief Information Officer

How much does it cost?

Broader public sector organizations contact the Hosting Administrators Office

Ministries contact Office of the Chief Information Officer

Have any questions?

Broader public sector organizations contact the Hosting Administrators Office

Ministries contact Office of the Chief Information Officer

Vendor

Hewlett Packard Advanced Solutions