Category Archives: Data Availability

Cloud Unpacked – Helping simplify the journey to data centre transformation
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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.
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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
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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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The Sky’s the Limit for CashFac with SunGard Availability Services Cloud Solution
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CashFac, which provides high volume cash and treasury processing and compliance services for more than 500 corporate customers with complex cash and client money operations, needed a secure, scalable platform to replace its physical hosted infrastructure.  Historically, CashFac’s infrastructure was … Continue reading

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Transics Drives Business Forward by Outsourcing IT Infrastructure with SunGard
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SunGard Availability Services Maps the Right Route to a Highly Available and Agile Technology Platform Through Managed Services and Hybrid Cloud Services London, UK – SunGard Availability Services, the pioneer and leading provider of Information Availability services, today announced that leading … Continue reading

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