The cloud service is provided as a means to access computing services such as, servers, networking, storage, database, deployment, developer tools and software. The hardware, operating system (OS), software, and networking features chosen provide high availability, redundancy, security and service options. Current providers are Amazon web services (AWS), Microsoft Azure and Oracle cloud infrastructure (OCI). Each CSP must be implemented with their cloud service solution to establish a dedicated network connection (Direct Connect, ExpressRoute, FastConnect).
This request is for NEW or MODIFY existing cloud services located at the CSP. CSP is a cloud computing service, which provides on-demand cloud computing platforms and application programming interface's (API) for reliable, scalable and inexpensive cloud computing services. This allows for building, testing, deploying and managing applications and services. CSP is a set of cloud services to build and run a wide range of applications and services in a highly available host environment.
Minimum service commitment period: Public cloud services have a minimum service commitment period of one billing cycle. Customers will be invoiced the chargeback resource unit rate for one billing cycle even if the service ordered is installed and decommissioned within the same billing cycle. The chargeback resource unit rate is not prorated for a portion of the billing cycle.
Note: All existing workloads are required to run in the private cloud before being migrated to a public cloud.
Frequently asked questions about this service can found at Cloud Services FAQs.