21st October 2020
London, UK – October 21, 2019: Maintel, the UK leader in cloud and managed IT services, will expand its offering in the public sector after being named as a supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) Network Services 2 agreement (RM3808). It will enable Maintel to supply a variety of additional communications services to public sector organisations.
The agreement recognises Maintel’s high standards of service within the public sector, making it more easily accessible for procurement by public sector bodies, including central and local governments, as well as the NHS.
The company already has a rich history in supplying communications and managed services to the sector, such as working with over 40 health trusts to provide mission critical communications solutions and enabling local authorities such as Greater London Authority, West Midlands Police, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, University of Bath and NHS Grampian.
Rufus Grig, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer at Maintel, comments: “We’ve helped more than 300 public sector organisations to address the growing need for digital transformation, covering hundreds of thousands of employees. We understand that organisations in the public sector operate in a complex environment, and we pride ourselves on using our expertise to make collaborating and communicating simple, flexible, and secure for all our customers.
“Being recognised as an approved provider ensures that we can continue to offer high quality managed services to as many public sector organisations as possible.”
Maintel has been named as a provider of data access, local connectivity, traditional telephony, inbound telephony, IP telephony, mobile voice and data, paging and alerting, video conferencing, audio conferencing, unified communications, and contact centres.
RM3808 replaces the previous framework RM1045, under which Maintel was also recognised as a certified supplier.
Crown Commercial Service supports the public sector to achieve maximum commercial value when procuring common goods and services. In 2018/19, CCS helped the public sector to achieve commercial benefits worth £945m – supporting world-class public services that offer best value for taxpayers.
Maintel is a cloud and managed services company with a focus on communications. Its people are experienced, trusted technology advisors, who improve their clients’ organisations through digital transformation.
Founded in 1991,Maintel has a proven track record of delivering communications solutions and services to both the private and public sector. In that time, the company has gained the expertise to solve the challenges associated with digital initiatives, and its managed services approach ensures clients realise the full value of their technology.
This is achieved by specialising in three key pillars of digital transformation: making organisations more effective, efficient, and collaborative with digital workplace solutions; allowing organisations to acquire, develop, and retain more business by using technology to create more meaningful customer experiences through outstanding service; ensuring organisations’ employees, customers, and partners always have seamless access to their data and applications through reliable, secure connectivity.
Ongoing growth of Maintel’s cloud and managed services offerings continues to allow the company to keep supporting the increasing demands of the market.
Please visit www.maintel.co.uk for more information.
For more information please contact:
Catriona Watkin/Danny Mitchell
Tel: (+44) 20 7802 2626
Crown Commercial Service (CCS) is an Executive Agency of the Cabinet Office, supporting the public sector to achieve maximum commercial value when procuring common goods and services.
To find out more about CCS, visit: www.crowncommercial.gov.uk
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