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This user guide is for service teams with applications deployed, or intending to deploy, to the Ministry of Justice Cloud Platform.

Cloud Platform’s offering

The Cloud Platform manages the infrastructure that your application runs on and provides tooling for teams to deploy and manage their applications on that infrastructure.


How-to guides



Deploying with Helm and CircleCI

Monitoring applications

Application logging

Other topics


Getting help

Adding to the guide

If there’s something missing, please either let us know and we’ll add a new article, or if you’re comfortable writing one yourself, PRs will be gratefully received. Details on how to get in touch are in the “Getting Help” section above, and the “GithHub” link at the top right of this page will take you to the repository for this guide.

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