PSN is the government’s high-performance network, which helps public sector organisations work together, reduce duplication and share resources. PSN provides an Assured Wide Area Network (WAN) suitable for use with information classified as Official (IL2-2-4).
Convergence Group have achieved full Public Sector Network (PSN) Compliance as a Direct Network Service Provider (DNSP) in March 2015 making us one of only eleven companies in the UK who can offer direct connectivity to the Government Conveyance Network (GCN). As a DNSP Convergence Group can offer connectivity services to both Public Sector companies and Network Service Providers (PSNSP) who are looking to provide PSN certified cloud and hosted services to public sector companies on the PSN.
Convergence Group currently offer a number of commercially available PSN compliant WAN connectivity services:
DNSP_0025 - PSN MPLS Service
DSNP_0026 - PSN VPLS Service
DNSP_0029 - DSL Connectivity
These services are also listed on the official PSN Government website.
G-Cloud is a series of framework agreements from which public sector organisations can call off services without the need to run a full tender G-Cloud services are offered to public-sector bodies wishing to purchase informational technology commodities for cloud computing via an online marketplace called CloudStore. Convergence Group Convergence Group offer a number of G-Cloud compliant connectivity services under this the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) framework.