Government Cloud services is envisioned to setup a shared infrastructure including server, storage, and applications to meet Omani government IT infrastructure needs. G-cloud will allow ministries to focus on their core business, and thereby increasing their agility, improving efficiency and reducing the IT budget. 

Main Objectives of G-Cloud

  • Provide shared infrastructure to government entities to host their infrastructure, platform, applications, services.
  • Ensure that computing resources and the support connectivity infrastructure (MPLS/Internet) are adequately and optimally used.
  • Support Open source direction of MTC (Oman).
  • Provide all three cloud service delivery models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS).
  • Ensure the automatic, dynamic provisioning of resources to government entities.
  • Transfer Open source development know-how to local Omani resources.