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 there is broad agreement on the nature of good business continuity management (BCM). This has […]
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 & Ireland. Prior to that, Jackie worked in HR for the ambulance service where she took […]
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 package and added to your existing cloud or hosting environment to make it more secure. […]
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 and, ultimately, harm its long standing reputation. “Reliability is of paramount importance to us in […]
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 of environments by test and development teams. The ‘SunGard Online’ [...]
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.
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 diagram presents the key findings from SunGard’s recent report ‘Delivering the Available [...]
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. Interviewees cited increased productivity (41%), improved customer satisfaction (35%) and competitiveness (32%) [...]