Bringing IT up to speed with the business

Following a server disaster, CNC worked with this Utility Provider to get their systems back on track and make sure they stay there

THE REQUIREMENTS

This utility services provider had a major IT outage with their servers and following a quick recovery by CNC we were handed the ongoing support and management of their IT infrastructure.
CNC were also tasked with consolidating the IT across the two main sites, aligning IT to the business strategy and implementing Disaster Recovery Safeguards across the infrastructure.
Working closely with the MD, CNC are responsible for ensuring the IT keeps pace with the longer term business plans.

THE SOLUTION

Consolidation of key applications via redeployment to head office with Citrix remote access for other sites.
Implementation of a stable and high bandwidth WAN link using leased lines for access to key applications across the company.
Rolling out a High Availability and Disaster Recovery infrastructure including Remote Data Backup, Server and Email DR, Redundant Firewalls, UPS backup in event of power outage.

THE TECHNOLOGY

  • CNC ServerCare
  • Consultancy
  • New Server Installs
  • 2nd Site disaster recovery (DR)
  • 2nd Site database (DB)

THE RESULTS

More reliable and stable systems.
Standardisation and improvements in performance for remote access which unites the company across all sites.
Redundant infrastructure to guard against single points of failure and ease disaster recovery.
Peace of mind for senior business executives.
A strategic approach to IT which allows it to keep pace with the business.