Category Archives: Data Availability

Lock Down on Security: Why Increasing Pressure on Data Compliance is Good for Ireland
Gary Watson

Over the last year information security and compliance has experienced a meteoric rise up Ireland’s corporate agenda. Within Ireland, the data sovereignty issue has been slowly brought into the spotlight through the appointment of Helen Dixon as the country’s Data … Continue reading

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How Enterprise IT will Navigate the IT Minefield… Part 2
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As we identified last week, the IT landscape is becoming even more complex. Every year businesses are seemingly confronted with even more issues and potential pitfalls that they need to navigate around – not only to remain competitive, but to avoid … Continue reading

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Cloud Unpacked – Helping simplify the journey to data centre transformation
Sungard Availability Services UK

Tomorrow we're looking forward to welcoming nearly 200 attendees to ‘Cloud Unpacked’, a not-to-be-missed event that promises to simplify your journey to data centre transformation and help you move towards an agile, responsive, always-on infrastructure at a pace that’s right for you. … Continue reading

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Double accreditations for Sungard AS’s cloud offering
Sungard Availability Services UK

Security and resilience are both critical considerations in the choice of a cloud provider. We were therefore delighted when our Enterprise Cloud Services were awarded two high profile industry accreditations: IL3 and PCI-DSS. Setting us apart from the rest Sungard AS … Continue reading

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Meet our new Chief Security Officer
Sungard Availability Services UK

Andrew Barber, 53, joined Sungard AS in March this year as Chief Security Officer (CSO) for the EMEA & APAC regions. The newly created role emphasises the need for a global approach coupled with local knowledge to meet our customers’ … Continue reading

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DDoS mitigation: Your chance to fight back
Sungard Availability Services UK

A new report shows that the number of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks skyrocketed by 18% in the first quarter of 2014. With such attacks becoming increasingly prevalent across all industry sectors, DDoS mitigation is no longer a ‘nice … Continue reading

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Managed IT Services ensure smooth sailing for Norwegian Cruise Line.
Sungard Availability Services UK

Headquartered in Miami and with annual revenue of US $2.6 billion (2013), NCL is the world leader in ‘Freestyle Cruising’. The company employs more than 20,000 staff globally and operates 12 cruise ships sailing to ten US, Caribbean and European … Continue reading

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JSA counts on Sungard Availability Services for availability around the clock.
Sungard Availability Services UK

All-time information works for JSA. The JSA Group had long recognised the importance of availability to their business and realised its IT infrastructure was vulnerable to external threats. The social unrest that hit London and other major UK towns in … Continue reading

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Hibernia College gives cloud services an ‘A’ grade for availability
Sungard Availability Services UK

Hibernia College is an internationally accredited, global provider of high quality education programmes based in Ireland and the UK. The College is a recognised world leader in online content development and delivery based on a blended learning format which combines … Continue reading

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