Service announcements

New Jisc cloud professional services pilots

I’m excited to introduce two new services that Jisc cloud is seeking institutions to pilot with us: Microsoft 365 health check pilot A review and health check on Microsoft 365 tenancies, consisting of: A high-level security review of the Microsoft 365 tenant Review of ‘’ and exchange admin centre Automated scanning of security e.g., Microsoft […]


OCRE Cloud Framework – projected UK savings pass £10 million

Framework performance The four-year pan-European Open Clouds for Research Environments Cloud Framework (OCRE) launched in January 2021, with the aim of accelerating the adoption of public cloud in the Research and Education community. Over 185 contracts have now been signed by UK institutions across a range of platforms, with projected savings to the sector in […]