Category Archives: Colocation

ICT infrastructure transformation helps City Link deliver results.
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Following a tender process, leading premium express delivery company City Link chose Sungard Availability Services as its  consulting and technology partner in a 3½ year, £2.5m deal to manage City Link’s cloud and managed services including its data centre. Business Challenge: When premium express … Continue reading

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SunGard Announces Major UK and European Data Centre Expansions
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Aims to deliver All-time™ levels of Information Availability to customers, regardless of location London, UK: 28th November, 2013 – SunGard Availability Services, the pioneer and leading provider of Information Availability services, today announces a tranche of activities which have significantly … Continue reading

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Time for a Technology Refresh? Visit SunGard at Cloud Expo Europe
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Cloud Expo Europe 2013 offers a world-class conference programme, with 9 streams and 8 dedicated theatres, including top industry CTOs, important analysts and over 50 case studies.  The biggest gathering of thought leaders and practitioners in Europe. Come and see … Continue reading

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Workplace Restart – another weapon in the ‘people recovery’ armoury
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SunGard operates 1.2 million sq ft of operations space (of which over 300,000 sq ft comprise fully-equipped, secure and highly resilient technology centres). These facilities support colocation, managed hosting, enterprise cloud, network and managed security, as well as over 13,000 workplace positions. However, a … Continue reading

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Economy and technology are the biggest challenges to business availability for Northern CIOs, but a recent survey shows a will to keep on top of the problem…
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A recent survey conducted by Vansen Bourne for SunGard Availability Services asked the CIOs of 250 UK organisations what disruptions were most likely to affect their business during 2012.  Perhaps unsurprisingly, technological issues topped the list of concerns: Whilst the … Continue reading

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SunGard Offers CIOs Cloud Proof of Concept
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London, UK – Wednesday 14th December 2011:  SunGard Availability Services, the pioneer and leading provider of Information Availability and business continuity services, is offering an initiative for CIOs to test the benefits of a cloud computing environment in its most … 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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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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Keeping systems in perfect health for care management vendor
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SunGard Availability Services customer Click4Care provides innovative care management software that enables healthcare providers to reduce costs and improve patient care through automation. SunGard hosts and manages the critical systems on which Click4Care’s entire business depends. European data protection legislation means the US company must host … Continue reading

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