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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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Taking Availability to All Corners of the Organisation: Why Decentralisation is an Essential Business Tool
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Only five years ago ‘recovery’ was the key industry buzzword, and the term played a central role in how businesses developed their business continuity plans. The rise of the available enterprise has changed this, with customers now expecting to be … Continue reading

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SunGard Availability Services helps Export Technologies gain e-commerce seal of approval
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SunGard Availability Case Study: Export Technologies Business challenge Export Technologies provides an award winning multi-channel e-commerce platform that enables businesses to successfully sell online without risk. To give retail clients confidence that its IT infrastructure is secure and resilient, it … Continue reading

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Have we reached a turning point in how businesses manage resilience?
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We recently announced our annual analysis of major business disruptions in the UK, which aims to give an idea of the resilience landscape and how organisations are delivering this. This year’s results were significant, with overall disruptions dropping by over … Continue reading

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Flood protection – how to make sure it doesn’t sink your business
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A Soggy Outlook 2012 was one of the wettest years on record. Over 52 inches of rainfall splashed down on Britain, despite the country experiencing a drought over the first three months. Over 8,000 homes and businesses were battered by … Continue reading

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How to make the business case for availability
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So, as a clued-up CIO, you’re convinced of the need to become an ‘available enterprise’ but how do you convince the rest of the board? This is the thorny issue I recently discussed with Professor Nelson Phillips of Imperial College … Continue reading

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SunGard Availability Services Announces Continued Growth in India
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 London, England: 18 April, 2013 – SunGard Availability Services, the pioneer and leading provider of Information Availability services, today announced its continued expansion into India, through the signing of Workplace Recovery contracts with two leading global financial institutions. This follows continued … Continue reading

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Retail Resilience – Strengthen Your Supply Chain
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In recent years retailers have gone through a supply chain revolution, greatly reducing inventories and outsourcing to lower-cost regions with tremendous benefits. But these changes have made supply chains leaner, more complex and much more vulnerable. It’s obvious that today’s … Continue reading

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Availability ‘At a Glance’
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Further to our original posting of this story, links have been refreshed to take readers directly to the Available Enterprise microsite – a webspace dedicated to the sharing of research, resources and insights on this topic - and which provides an open and … Continue reading

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