Public sector transformation

Since 1988, Triad Group Plc has worked hard to support the digital transformation goals of the Public sector. With a reputation for design quality and delivery, Triad consistently outperforms consultancies hundreds of times its size.

Clients past and present include the Ministry of Justice, Home Office, Department for Transport, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and Ofgem.

Triad Group Plc is now also a top 20 supplier to the Crown Commercial Service (CCS), the agency that brings together policy, advice and direct buying; providing commercial services to the public sector while saving the taxpayer money.

Crown Commercial Service (CCS) and Data and Applications Solutions (DAS) procurement framework

Triad is currently one of only 20 businesses to be awarded a place on the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) Data and Applications Solutions (DAS) framework in the Workflow & Case Management Solutions supplier category, able to bid for local government and emergency service contracts. This category and suppliers like Triad will support Government departments as they embrace cloud technologies in particular.

An executive agency, sponsored by the Cabinet Office, CCS works with over 17,000 customer organisations in the public sector.

Other frameworks and marketplaces where Triad supports the public sector include:


Data and Applications Solutions (DAS) procurement  framework

The agreement will help public sector organisations buy, implement, test and deliver a broad range of software solutions, as well as the necessary hardware and professional services, in one procurement.

This is the first CCS framework to give customers the choice to buy cloud and on-premise software or a combination of both under one agreement.

DAS is split into five groups to make it easier to search, with 14 lots covering the following areas:

  • Enterprise applications
  • Local government
  • Health and social care
  • Police and emergency services
  • Education


G-Cloud framework

G-Cloud is a catalogue of services covering cloud hosting, cloud software and cloud support. The maximum contract length is normally 24 months and buyers are expected to go back to the catalogue for a new contract.  Triad is a long-standing service provider on the G-Cloud framework.

Cloud hosting covers Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) offerings such as infrastructure services for processing and storing data, running applications or networking. Cloud software covers Software as a Service (IaaS) applications accessed over the internet and hosted in the cloud.  Cloud support services help clients set up and maintain their cloud services. This can be data migration service, service readiness assessment and design assurance.


Digital Outcome and Specialists (DOS) framework

DOS is used is to find digital specialists to help Government deliver digital projects.  Outcomes covers activities such as technology audits or implementing an alpha or beta service. Specialists such as product managers, user researchers, analysts or developers can be provided to bolster client delivery teams.

Triad supply outcome services for design, service delivery, user experience, software development, testing and support.  Our services are compliant with the GDS Technology Code of Practice and Service Design Manual. We regularly supply specialist roles including Agile coaches, business analysts, data architects, designers, developers, product and programme managers, user researchers and technical architects.


Independent quality assurance testing (QAT) framework

Triad’s selection for this QAT framework recognises the breadth and depth of our expertise across testing environments, automation and consultancy services, which can now be easily accessed by public bodies across the UK.

More information on the Crown Commercial Service and this framework can be found here.


The Automation Marketplace

Triad joins a limited number of specialist suppliers on the new Automation Marketplace, supporting the growth of Intelligent Automation across the public sector.

The latest framework to be added to the Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) array of Dynamic Purchasing Systems (DPS), the new automation marketplace recognises the rising demand and need for smarter ways to execute repetitive processes more efficiently, with lower error rates.

As one of the CCS’ top ten SME suppliers, Triad Group Plc brings extensive experience of delivering transformative projects across technologies with flexible teams focussed on ROI and digital solutions to National and local Government departments.


Management Consultancy framework (MCF)

MCF is a lot-based management consultancy framework covering advice on finance, audit, HR, health and community, education, infrastructure, ICT and digital technologies for central government and the wider public sector. Triad provides ICT and Digital services.

Our service includes business case development, digital services strategy, capability development, conceptualisation and viability studies, business continuity planning, current systems appraisal, programme and project management and information and document structure.


Bloom public sector procurement framework

Triad is a member of the Bloom procurement community that delivers the NEPRO ³ framework, a procurement process that’s fully OJEU compliant and auditable at every step, from business case, to approvals, to supplier performance. Bloom manages successful outcomes so, users only pay when the job is delivered meeting or exceeding expectations.


Artificial Intelligence (AI) framework
This framework relates to discovery and consultancy services related to artificial intelligence (AI), implementation and support of AI systems, end-to-end partnerships and AI technologies in health and care.
If you’re interested in learning more about Triad’s experience helping public sector organisations achieve their digital transformation goals or discussing your institution’s challenges please contact us.

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