APSU’s new Data Centre, located in Cirencester has now gone live. The new purpose built Tier II data centre provides a lights out, secure location with N+1 redundant power and state of the art 24 x 7 environmental and security monitoring system.
APSU has won a fully managed, highly available System i Service contract with one of their existing customers. The client, who provides end-to-end Supply Chain Management to customers, is responsible for meeting strict SLA’s for their distribution and delivery service.
AssurIT have agreed a 3 year Managed Services contract with Wells and Young's Brewing Company. The contract covers out of hours cover across core servers, an off site end user helpdesk facility and 24x7 High Availability for the iSeries production server.
Phil Bly, Head of IT at Wells & Young's Brewing Company comments ‘From the work undertaken with the AssurIT team it is clear that there is an excellent match between the requirement WYBC had defined and the services that AssurIT proposed. There is also a strong match in company styles which I am sure will allow us to have a mutually beneficial relationship. The scope of the services that have been taken up by WYBC allow us provide the full level of IT services that are required within our expanding and developing business”
Steve Ellis, Managing Director at AssurIT comments 'We are delighted to have signed a managed service contract of this nature with Wells and Young's. AssurIT will provide key 'out of hours' support across their core IT Infrastructure and enable their business users to contact an IT helpdesk. The business critical iSeries production system will be covered by our 24x7 High Availability service providing the confidence that should a disaster recovery situation arise, AssurIT will invoke an up to date replica environment hosted at our Coventry data centre. The net effect will be minimal downtime and data loss.'