FOI release

Cloud computing services used by DfT

This Freedom of Information response concerns cloud computing services used by DfT.


Cloud computing services used by DfT

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This letter is a response to a Freedom of Information request about cloud computing services used by DfT. The request asked if the department uses cloud computing services and, if so:

  • which cloud computing service and provider are being used
  • if known, in which country the cloud computing service’s servers are located
  • what measures are taken to ensure that content stored on the cloud is compliant with the Data Protection Act
  • whether the department requested specific terms and conditions from the service provider
  • whether the cloud computing service that is being used comply with the EU’s standard contractual terms

The department responds by providing details of the services it uses.

Published 13 February 2014