Monthly Archives: August 2011

Research suggests cloud now mainstream technology
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SunGard Availability Services sponsored research into CIO opinions has revealed that only one third of the 250 UK respondents say moving into the cloud now feels like uncharted territory, suggesting that cloud computing is becoming an established technology platform. As … Continue reading

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Rooms at the TOP
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In response to the ever increasing demand for high quality data centre space in the London area, we have reconfigured our hugely resilient London Technology Centre (LTC) to release more space for companies looking for market-leading Managed Hosting services.   By cleverly rearranging the floorspace … Continue reading

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Continuity during catastrophes
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We are only halfway through 2011 and already we have seen an unprecedented array of global crises including natural disasters, political turmoil and the outbreak of war on new fronts. With the inexorable growth of offshoring and the development of … Continue reading

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So, what’s the right approach to cloud?
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Earlier this year we announced the findings from research collected from surveying 250 CIOs in the UK on their thoughts on cloud computing. You may remember that ensuring security and resilience, cost-cutting and moving to new platforms remained the CIOs’ … Continue reading

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UK CIOs Still Lack Confidence In Cloud
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Concerns Persist Over Cloud Model Amid Bad Experiences Reveals SunGard Availability Services Research Key findings: 68% of UK CIOs only happy to outsource data which is not critical or sensitive Only 10% of CIOs ‘completely confident’ in security and resilience … Continue reading

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Cloud Infrastructure as a Service solution gives Permal a better return
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Longstanding customer Permal, a leading alternative asset management firm, was looking to focus on running its business, rather than running its infrastructure. With an expensive technology refresh imminent, the firm considered its options and found SunGard Availability Services’ enterpriseclass private … Continue reading

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