Data analytics firm Palantir Technologies was chosen to supply the back office software (BOS) framework of the United Kingdom’s Crown Commercial Service (CCS), according to BusinessWire.

  • The framework will provide a direct connection for back office systems with software vendors for software subscriptions and license support.
  • With the agreement, the BOS is added to the list of CCS and UK government frameworks which can be used to purchase Palantir’s software as a service (SaaS) products including the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Suite.
  • The framework will be made available to all central government departments and all other public sector agencies. This includes local authorities, health, police, fire and rescue, education, and devolved administrations.
  • The award cites Palantir’s increased investment and presence in the United Kingdom, where the country helped power the National Health Service’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Palantir also assisted in enhancing government departments including the Cabinet Office and Ministry of Defence.

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