Central Government IT Specialists 

Our team of central government experts knows the sector inside out, and has the in-depth partner knowledge to define, design and orchestrate solutions that:

  • Enhance government departments' IT fundamentals
  • Provide the foundations for digital modernisation
  • Improve employee and citizen digital experience
  • Increase efficiency across the organisation

Secure, Digital-First Services for a Modern Era

Government technology leaders are being tasked with delivering online public services in a robust, sustainable and secure manner, while meeting the expectations of a digital-first population.

  • Improve

    Improve digital enablement with user-friendly technology solutions and services deployed through strategic device rollouts, including training, and upskilling capabilities.

  • Boost

    Boost planning, responsiveness, collaboration and sustainability by transforming departments’, agencies’ and public bodies’ processes and systems with hybrid systems that transform and enhance the way employees and citizens interact with technology.
     

  • Empower

    Empower employees with modern workplace solutions that deliver safe, secure and productive digital workspaces - anytime, anywhere.

  • Defend

    Defend people, data and digital assets with a holistic cyber security approach.

Innovative solutions to meet public needs

The government’s highest priority is delivering secure and flexible digital public services. The diversity of government departments makes finding the right solution a unique challenge.

Manage Big Data

Safe and efficient data management enables next-generation analytics and informed decision-making.

Migrate to the cloud simply

Comprehensive services help departments use cloud in a way that is appropriate and drives value for them, improving efficiency and speed of delivery.

Collaborate digitally

Meet the growing need for multi-channel communication with the public by collaborating across government departments.

Strengthen cyber security

Optimise security, governance and compliance to defend people, businesses and assets from new and known cyber attacks.

Empower your people

Digital service delivery starts at home, giving civil servants access to the right location-independent tools to do their jobs and providing technology teams with the space to focus on innovation.

Enable innovation

Increase efficiency through advances in AI, ML, RPA and IoT applications.

IT Solutions & Services

Our Central Government team has the in-depth knowledge to define, design and orchestrate IT solutions and services for government bodies.

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Hybrid Platforms

Connecting and delivering secure, application-ready platforms that ensure business continuity and efficiency.
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Modern Workspace

Achieve your goals through the creation of collaborative, dynamic environments that nurture creativity, inclusion, and inspiration.
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Security

Ensure the resilience of your whole IT estate with a full stack cyber security and compliance framework to reduce risk to your business.
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Digital Enablement

Transform business and IT processes, enhance information sharing and implement workflows to drive value.
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Supply Chain

An efficient supply chain will ensure your IT teams return maximum value to your business. We ship in excess of 3.5 million items annually to over 170 countries worldwide.
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IT Services

CDW Amplified™ Services is backed by a global support team, with more than 550 professionals worldwide and decades of experience, working one-on-one with you to solve countless challenges.
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eProcurement Services

eProcurement Services simplify and ensure compliance with your purchasing processes.
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ServiceTrack

CDW's customer information and procurement portal; a single point of access for your organisation and its interaction with CDW.

The CDW difference

CDW helps government departments on their transformation journeys, from the foundations from which to deliver digital services to the public to cutting-edge technologies. CDW’s central government specialists help customers navigate a complex marketplace and get the most out of their resources, building bespoke solutions that make the most of our partner network.

 

  • Sector expertise

    The CDW team is made up of central government specialists first and foremost – with extensive experience improving citizen services for central government organisations.

  • Strategic account management

    CDW’s teams help customers stay one step ahead of technology changes, providing strategic account management that’s always focused on what’s next.

  • 24/7 support centre

    More than 400 professionals and a secure service desk based in the UK providing IT support and maintenance services to central government customers.

Technology Partners

For more than 30 years, we have established strong relationships with industry-leading technologies and carefully selected established and emerging central government partners to deliver solutions that drive value for all central government organisations.

Public Sector Frameworks

CDW is on over 30 framework agreements that provide compliance with UK Public Sector procurement regulations.

  • Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) ICT Hardware and Peripherals Equipment

    ICT Hardware and Peripherals Equipment

    • Lot 1: Desktop PC Solutions
    • Lot 2: Portable Devices Solutions
    • Lot 3: Peripherals
    • Lot 5: Multi-Purpose Lot
    Sectors
    • Education
    Technologies
    • Modern Workspace
    • IT Service Management
  • Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) ICT Networking and Storage Solutions

    ICT Networking and Storage Solutions

    • Lot 1: On Premise Solutions
    • Lot 3: Consultancy Services
    Sectors
    • Education
    Technologies
    • IT Service Management
    • Data Centre Modernisation
  • Crown Commercial Service (CCS) RM6195

    RM6195: Big Data & Analytics

    • Lot 2 – Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • IT Service Management
    • Software Asset Management
  • Crown Commercial Service (CCS) Digital Outcomes 6

    RM1043: Digital Outcomes 6

    • Lot 1: Digital Outcomes
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    • Regional Government
    Technologies
    • Cloud
    • IT Service Management
  • Crown Commercial Service (CCS) G-Cloud

    RM1557: G-Cloud

    • Lot 1: Cloud Hosting
    • Lot 2: Cloud Software
    • Lot 3: Cloud Support
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Education
    • Regional Government
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Cloud
    • IT Service Management
    • Software Asset Management
  • Crown Commercial Service (CCS) RM6116

    RM6116: Network Services 3

    • Lot 2a: Intra Site connectivity (Local Area Network) Local Connectivity Services
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • IT Service Management
  • Crown Commercial Service (CCS) RM6068

    RM6068: Technology Products & Associated Services

    • Lot 3: Software & Associated Services
    • Lot 4: IA Goods & Associated Services
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Modern Workspace
    • IT Service Management
    • Data Centre Modernisation
  • Crown Commercial Service (CCS) RM6100

    RM6100: Technology Services 3

    • Lot 1 - Technology Strategy and Service Design
    • Lot 2 - Transition and Transformation
    • Lot 3a - Operational Services - End User Services
    • Lot 3b - Operational Services - Operational Management Services
    • Lot 3c - Operational Services - Technical Management
    • Lot 3d - Operational Services - Application and Data Management
    • Lot 4 - Major Services Transformation Programmes
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • IT Service Management
  • Efficiency East Midlands (EEM)

    IT Reseller Framework

    • Single Lot: Computing, IT Consultancy and Project Services, Applications and Data, Networks, Platforms and Infrastructure, Enterprise Systems and Services, Managed IT and Support Services, Products and Devices, Software, Licensing, Print Services and Products, Cloud Services, Digital and AI Services, Transition and Deployment Services, Web, Internet and Cyber and Security Services.
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Cloud
    • Modern Workspace
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • Software Asset Management
    • IT Service Management
  • Health Trust Europe (HTE)

    Enterprise Level ICT Solution 2023 (ComIT 3)

    • Single Lot:  IT Infrastructure & Associated Services including hardware, software, programs/apps, security, computer science, associated services 
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Cloud
    • Modern Workspace
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • IT Service Management
    • Software Asset Management
  • Jisc Services Ltd

    Network Equipment

    • Lot 3: Cisco
    • Lot 5: HPE
    • Lot 7: Palo Alto
    • Lot 8: Checkpoint, Fortinet
    Sectors
    • Education
    Technologies
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • IT Service Management
  • KCS Professional Services - Supply of IT Hardware

    Supply of IT Hardware

    • Lot 1: IT Hardware
    • Lot 3: Refurbished IT Hardware
    • Lot 4: IT Hardware Repair, Disposal and Recycling - Tenderers Response
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Modern Workspace
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • IT Service Management
  • KCS Professional Services - Software Products & Associated Services

    Software Products and Associated Services 2

    • Single Lot: Software & Associated Services including software, essential hardware, associated services for cloud, on-premise and hybrid solutions
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • IT Service Management
    • Software Asset Management
  • London Universities Purchasing Consortium (LUPC)

    National Desktop and Notebook Agreement (NDNA)

    • Lot 1: Desktops
    • Lot 2: Notebooks
    • Lot 3: One-Stop Shop
    Sectors
    • Education
    Technologies
    • Modern Workspace
    • IT Service Management
  • MINT (Previously EMSCU)

    IT Value Added Reseller (VAR)

    • Single Lot: IT Infrastructure & Associated Services including end-user devices, audio visual devices, network devices, peripherals, IaaS, PaaS, software, associated services
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Cloud
    • Modern Workspace
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • Software Asset Management
    • IT Service Management
  • National Procurement Service (NPS) Wales

    IT Products and Services (ii)

    • Lot 3: Licensing & Subscriptions
    • Lot 5: Solutions
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Modern Workspace
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • Software Asset Management
    • IT Service Management
  • NHS London Procurement Partnership (LPP)

    Information Management and Technology Services

    • Lot 3.1: Hardware - IT Hardware
    • Lot 3.2: Hardware - Hardware Asset Management
    • Lot 4.1: Software - General IT Software
    • Lot 7.2: Operational Services - Device Management
    • Lot 7.4: Operational Services - Server & Storage
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Modern Workspace
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • Software Asset Management
    • IT Service Management
  • NHS Shared Business Services (SBS) Digital Workplace

    Digital Workplace: Hardware (LINK3)

    • Lot 1- Desktop PCs
    • Lot 2- Laptop/Notebook devices
    • Lot 3- Mobile devices (Tablets, Mobile phones & wearables)
    • Lot 4- Specialist Healthcare related IT Hardware
      • 4A PC/Laptop Carts and Peripherals
      • 4B Clinical Displays and Peripherals
    • Lot 6- One-Stop Shop
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Modern Workspace
    • IT Service Management
  • NHS Shared Business Services (SBS) Cloud Solutions 2

    Cloud Solutions 2

    • Lot 1: Design and Consultancy
    • Lot 2: Iaas, PaaS and SaaS
    • Lot 3: Cloud Support Services
    • Lot 4: End to End Solution
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Cloud
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • Software Asset Management
    • IT Service Management
  • NHS Shared Business Services (SBS) Digital Workspace Solutions

    Digital Workspace Solutions

    • Single Lot: IT Infrastructure & Associated Services covering networks, software, hardware, IT services and solutions including virtualisation management, bespoke software, desktop OS, end-to-end solutions and environmental specific application software
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Modern Workspace
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • IT Service Management
    • Software Asset Management
  • North Eastern Universities Purchasing Consortium (NEUPC)

    HE Networking Supply and Services (HENSS) ITS2008NE

    • Lot 1: Networking Equipment Only
    • Lot 2: Routine / Low Value Networking Projects
    • Lot 3: Core Networking Projects
    Sectors
    • Education
    Technologies
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • Software Asset Management
  • North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative (NOE CPC) IT Hardware & Services

    IT Hardware and Services (LINK3)

    • Lot 1- Desktop PCs
    • Lot 2- Laptop/Notebook devices
    • Lot 3- Mobile devices (Tablets, Mobile phones & wearables)
    • Lot 4- Specialist Healthcare related IT Hardware
      • 4A PC/Laptop Carts and Peripherals
      • 4B Clinical Displays and Peripherals
    • Lot 6- One-Stop Shop
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Software Asset Management
    • IT Service Management
  • North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative (NOE CPC) Total Technology Solutions

    Total Technology Solutions

    • Single Lot: Providing the ability to purchase Complete IT, including non-Clinical IT hardware, Software and Services, both in isolation or in any combination as part of a complete solution.
    Sectors
    • Central Government
    • Emergency Services
    • Defence
    • Regional Government
    • Education
    • Healthcare
    Technologies
    • Cloud
    • Modern Workspace
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • IT Service Management
    • Software Asset Management
  • Southern Universities Purchasing Consortium (SUPC) SLRA

    Software Licence Reseller Agreement (SLRA)

    • Lot 1: Microsoft
    • Lot 2: Adobe
    • Lot 3: Vmware
    • Lot 4: Other Software
    • Lot 5: Software Services
    Sectors
    • Education
    Technologies
    • IT Service Management
    • Software Asset Management
  • Southern Universities Purchasing Consortium (SUPC) SSSNA

    Servers, Storage and Solutions National Agreement (SSSNA)

    • Lot 5: Reseller Solutions
    Sectors
    • Education
    Technologies
    • Data Centre Modernisation
    • IT Service Management

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