Monthly Archives: February 2011

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Insurer finds flexibility is its best policy
Sungard Availability Services UK

International insurance provider Markel International takes an unregimented approach to business continuity (BC) that in these days of red tape and bureaucracy is highly unorthodox. But it is a policy that has proved highly successful for over three decades. “What we do … Continue reading

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In-house data centres – asset or liability
Sungard Availability Services UK

The global economic downturn has forced companies to refocus on their core business. As a result, many are now reconsidering the merits of outsourcing on-core business areas, such as management of the organisation’s IT infrastructure, to specialist third party providers. SunGard … Continue reading

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Centrica hotfoots to SunGard so customers are not left out in the cold
Sungard Availability Services UK

A recurring telephony fault meant some of Centrica’s most vulnerable customers were unable to get through to its busy British Gas call centre to top up their meters and get heat and power during one of the coldest periods of … Continue reading

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