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Amazon Web Services via Janet network

Provides improved connectivity and reduced bandwidth charges for Janet members connecting to the AWS cloud.

Shared Data Centre Space

Shared data centre space for research and education, connected by the high speed Janet network.

Cloud Services for Education Agreements

Includes exclusive amendments and due diligence on contractual documents for Microsoft Office 365. We are also preparing to offer due diligence on Google Apps.

Cloud and Data Centre Framework

Cloud computing and the co-location of systems and services for data storage can help institutions drive down costs and drive up performance. Jisc provides advice and guidance on selecting solutions and suppliers of cloud and data centre services.

Janet products and services

Janet provides advice, services and brokerage for networking, cloud, collaboration and connectivity.


Procurement programme and online catalogue of government approved cloud computing commodity and support services.

Performance for all

Performance management software service used by over 50 universities.

HE Shared Legal

Subscription-based legal guidance service for UK HE institutions. Includes help desk and assistance with engaging legal advisers. Operating on a pilot basis, with HEFCE funding.

Sharing IT services and the law – Jisc Legal

Includes contractual implications, sharing personal data, ownership and Freedom of Information.

Change management

Includes models, approaches, roles and transition management. A Jisc InfoKit.