Monthly Archives: February 2013

Harmony at last? SunGard principal consultant Ron Miller looks at approaches to BC across Europe
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There’s no denying that business continuity (BC) has evolved significantly over the last few years. We’re now in a situation where various approaches to arriving at what was perceived as “good practice” appear to have converged to the point where … Continue reading

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Employee Quick Fire questions for Jackie McGhee – Head of HR Europe
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Jackie McGhee joined SunGard Availability Services in November 2010 as head of HR for the UK (her role expanded to cover Europe a year later) from a subsidiary of Hewlett Packard where she was HR manager for the UK & … Continue reading

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SunGard Article: Defence in Depth
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Did you know that as an ISO 27001-certified company, we offer a menu of security services designed to enhance your resilience? These services, developed in-house or by our carefully selected partners, can be chosen as standalone services or as a … Continue reading

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SunGard delivers staple service for Office Depot
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With numerous customers relying on Office Depot UK & Ireland to deliver vital office supplies same day or next day, the leading office supplies and solutions provider recognises any interruption to its operations would result in financial loss, customer attrition … Continue reading

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SunGard Online – Test and development Cloud to drive innovation
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SunGard Availability Services has launched an intuitive cloud management portal that enables Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) customers to use highly flexible infrastructure with pay-as-you-go style contracts. Hands-on technical staff can self-manage their cloud computing infrastructure, allowing the complete control … Continue reading

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The advantages of Cloud video
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SunGard Availability Services shows you the advantages of Cloud (scalable, flexible, more efficient and can cut costs), but also takes you through the challenges that business face and which cloud is a good fit for you.  

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Computacenter and Sanofi Case Study
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Computacenter is Europe’s leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services. It advises customers on their IT strategy, implements the most appropriate technology from a wide range of leading vendors and manages technology infrastructures on their behalf. Its 12,000 employees deliver … Continue reading

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Delivering the Available Enterprise ‘At a Glance’
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SunGard Availability Services has produced this simple infographic that gives a ‘state of the nation’ snapshot of availability: what it is, the factors driving it, the benefits and, most importantly, how organisations can become ‘available enterprises’ in their own right. The … Continue reading

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Roadmap to Creating an Available Enterprise No 4
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Use availability to get ahead The research* for our white paper ‘Delivering the Available Enterprise’ shows firms that invest in availability not only expect to enjoy a tangible return on their investment (99% of respondents) but have already realised quantifiable benefits. … Continue reading

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