It is a little remiss of me that I posted an entry in this blog back in October on the new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Microsoft UK and the Cabinet Office, promising to provide you with more information in a few weeks. So, here is that additional information a little later than I originally intended to post it here.
The Microsoft and Buying Solutions Public Sector Agreement (PSA09) has, since May 2009, allowed the whole of the UK Public Sector to be treated as a single entity in terms of pricing equality and licensing transferability; and introduces leading levels of flexibility and licensing innovation.
In November 2010, Microsoft agreed changes to PSA09 to incorporate provisions agreed with the Cabinet Office and has improved key aspects of our Public Sector Agreement including:
The Public Sector Agreement (PSA09) aims to support the public sector’s need to maximise the use of its investment in ICT to increase productivity, improve the efficiency of public service delivery and lower overall costs by delivering:
For more information on how your organisation can benefit from PSA09 please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we shall be in touch.
Posted by Ian