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A different breed of partner         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 17096   
Description: Network provider Virtual 1 selected Abiquo to provide a cloud orchestration layer that allowed multiple customer brands on the same platform

Beating the squeeze         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 15127   
Description: A fully managed service has relieved the print burden at Aylesbury Vale District Council despite significant cuts to funding

The straight story         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 15046   
Description: Hair styling product specialist ghd is shifting to a managed cloud approach that is 'influenced more by people than technology'

Prepared for the festive free-for-all         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 10182   
Description: BT's retail arm Expedite has used the ClusterControl platform from Severalnines to scale MySQL and achieve agility on BT Cloud

ERP backup all wrapped up         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2016      Views: 8810   
Description: International Greetings has found a better way to backup its ERP and other business data in the Cloud, and now enjoys shorter backup windows and reduced bandwidth requirements as well as improved risk management and DR planning

Leveraging the cloud to target cancer         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2016      Views: 8472   
Description: US-based biomedicine pioneers H3 are making vital genomics data more easily accessible via the Cloud - allowing them to explore multiple scientific approaches to developing new drugs

OpenStack comes of age         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2016      Views: 8180   
Description: Knowing the benefits of OpenStack cloud technology - but recognising that few businesses have the in-house skills or knowledge to access these benefits - Finnish-based CSP Datalounges used the SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5 platform to build a managed cloud services environment for companies of all sizes

Learning support         

Type: Case Study       Published: 12-2015      Views: 7539   
Description: A new cloud-based service desk deployment at the University of Oxford will play an important role in the evolution of the University's central IT department.

Connecting 'islands of storage'

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2016      Views: 7162   
Description: A Cloud platform solution means that newly Oscar-winning VFX business Milk is able to treat its Cardiff facility as 'another floor to our London offices'

Building 'hyper loyalty'         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2016      Views: 6785   
Description: Digital promotions specialist Eagle Eye has used Rackspace DevOps Automation Services to manage the spike of transactions it received over the busy Christmas and January sales periods

A matter of trust

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2014      Views: 4919   
Description: Disabled charity Papworth Trust has made the move to Enterprise Cloud Backup and Virtual Disaster Recovery for secure data protection

Clinical precision

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2013      Views: 4391   
Description: To protect medical records for both traditional and host-based patient care services, EMIS deployed an integrated Quantum disk-tape solution, reducing the size of its backups by up to 80 percent

Reaching for the skies

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2014      Views: 4109   
Description: Europe's 'gateway to space' has teamed up with Interoute to deploy its SuperSites Exploitation Platform in the cloud and help Earth Science tackle geohazards.

Online learning? It's child's play

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2014      Views: 3893   
Description: UK success story zondle is a unique web and mobile platform revolutionising e-learning - but with demanding availability requirements. A VMware platform from iomart has proven the ideal environment for continued growth.

Going global

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2014      Views: 3359   
Description: Choosing the right cloud platform has enabled Asite to transform its business model and evolve from a primarily UK-based operation to a global one.

In good spirits         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2014      Views: 3283   
Description: One of the biggest wine and spirit companies in the world, Pernod Ricard has been able to streamline its approach to cloud backup and disaster recovery throughout its EMEA operations.

Building for the future         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2015      Views: 2763   
Description: Construction group Bowmer & Kirkland has been able to improve collaboration and speed up project times thanks to a hybrid cloud solution from Egnyte.

Freed up for flexible working         

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2727   
Description: A hosted desktop solution has meant the freedom to work flexibly for Chase Solutions' field staff, combined with secure and manageable IT systems.

Good show         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2014      Views: 2646   
Description: Cloud/colocation specialist Pulsant is 'supporting the arts' by providing an enterprise cloud platform to Edinburgh International Festival.

Legal challenge

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2014      Views: 2550   
Description: Legal IT specialists Accesspoint have worked closely with Databarracks to deliver CJSM (Criminal Justice Secure eMail) connectivity in the cloud to East London solicitors Edwards Duthie.

On the move         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2497   
Description: Manufacturing firm Interroll has transitioned its WAN from MPLS to the internet, reducing costs and improving SaaS application performance

That's entertainment         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2015      Views: 2488   
Description: Entertainment giant Sky has standardised on Cleversafe technologies for its private cloud platform

Playing to win         

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2447   
Description: UK toy retailer The Entertainer is using managed cloud services from Rackspace in order to better manage large traffic spikes and launch new services.

Not just a website... this is an M&S website         

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2412   
Description: December is the most important month of the year for Marks and Spencer, and its advertising campaigns are the cornerstone of its holiday strategy. When its primetime holiday TV ad campaign encouraged people to visit a dedicated website, it was vital that it could cope with the spike in traffic

Power to the people

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2014      Views: 2380   
Description: A highly scalable virtual desktop service on an integrated IaaS platform 'underpins service transformation' for a joint venture formed by London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham and IT service provider Agilisys

Office moves         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2373   
Description: Bio-tech procurement specialist Amici Procurement is enjoying the benefits of hosted office systems, including reduced management workloads and guaranteed systems availability

Getting a bigger slice of the business

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2014      Views: 2363   
Description: As the online business for Pizza Hut UK increases to over one million orders a week, parent group Yum Brands has moved to new hosting partner Virtustream

Cloud backup? It's child's play         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2015      Views: 2361   
Description: Play equipment manufacturer Playdale has improved the way it works with a low bandwidth Backup-as-a-Service approach.

The future is still bright

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2013      Views: 2341   
Description: Orange Business Services chose NetApp storage infrastructure as the basis for its move into cloud services provision

Driving force         

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2331   
Description: Commercial vehicle systems manufacturer Truck-Lite is adopting an IaaS approach in order to enhance its Europe-wide infrastructure and processes

Shifting up a gear         

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2201   
Description: Car manufacturer Peugeot were facing a hosting crisis until they got talking to Claranet, who not only addressed their immediate issues but also worked with them to develop a technical framework for the future.

Conveying the right message         

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2162   
Description: Managed global growth was strategically important for conveyor belt manufacturer Ammeraal Beltech, and a cloud-based CRM solution has proven core to their successful expansion

Three easy pieces         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2157   
Description: Hybrid cloud, OpenStack and Open Source Storage are three essential jigsaw pieces for the enterprise of the future, argues Jason Phippen, Head of Global Product Marketing at SUSE

Open, for business         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2015      Views: 2149   
Description: Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce manages its members with the flexibility of CRM in the cloud

Up And Away

Type: Case study       Published: 03-2010      Views: 2120   
Description: One of the UK's fastest growing managed services providers now has a high availability solution to help fulfil its 24x7 100% uptime customer guarantee

The main event         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2017      Views: 2079   
Description: Cloud Expo, Europe's biggest and best attended Cloud and digital transformation show, is even bigger and better for 2017

The future is still bright

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2014      Views: 2065   
Description: Orange Business Services chose NetApp storage infrastructure as the basis for its move into cloud services provision

Beating the squeeze         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 2053   
Description: A fully managed service has relieved the print burden at Aylesbury Vale District Council despite significant cuts to funding

Smart investment

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2014      Views: 2013   
Description: Private equity firm SOF Investments has improved business productivity by migrating to the cloud after moving away from its parent company's premises

Retro retailer with the futuristic business model         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2015      Views: 1996   
Description: Retro clothing and gift specialist TruffleShuffle are able to focus on their core business - supplying weird and wonderful T-shirts, homewares and more - and leave the management of their e-commerce function to hosting company iomart

Legal firm wipes tape

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2014      Views: 1959   
Description: Oncore IT has signed a three year contract with leading international business law and litigation firm Fasken Martineau, to provide encrypted online backup based on Asigra's cloud backup and recovery technology

Planes, trains and automobiles         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2014      Views: 1892   
Description: Government departments have more stringent requirements than most when it comes to security, scalability and accountability, as this story from the Department for Transport (DfT) illustrates

Powering the private cloud         

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2015      Views: 1886   
Description: Ricoh has implemented an Internet of Things solution that allows the print/document management pioneer to collect and analyse data from millions of devices and helps anticipate demand for their support services

Quick learners         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2014      Views: 1880   
Description: Leading US university extends its distance learning reach into Europe

Optimising the desktop         

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2015      Views: 1879   
Description: VESK, the UK’s largest provider of hosted virtual desktops, has chosen NexentaStor to support its increasing storage and IOPS requirements and growing portfolio of cloud services

Big data takes flight         

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1868   
Description: A private cloud-based big data solution is helping Gulf Air understand how passengers feel about its products and services, as well as enhancing customer loyalty by delivering offers and promotions

Sleeping giant         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2015      Views: 1865   
Description: The IT department at bed retailer Dreams can sleep well at night, knowing the company's website is always up and running, even during busy shopping periods and marketing campaigns

From customer to partner         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2015      Views: 1816   
Description: IT solutions provider Ultima found the ideal partner for its enterprise cloud offering in Berkshire-based Pulsant.

Share and share alike         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1761   
Description: Children's charity Lumos, founded by author J. K. Rowling, has improved its global collaboration using Microsoft's public cloud services

Booting up         

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2015      Views: 1631   
Description: Fashion footwear retailer Office has employed Rackspace Private Cloud to handle spikes of website traffic generated by the busy summer festival season

Bundles of joy

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2014      Views: 1573   
Description: Parallels Automation and APS are enabling the digital division of Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica to provide a flexible cloud services platform to its local businesses, helping them modernise their SMB offerings, reduce customer churn and drive growth

Keeping the customer satisfied

Type: Case Study       Published: 08-2014      Views: 1537   
Description: Eagle Eye, a UK leader in digital consumer engagement, is using the Rackspace DevOps Automation service to manage a cloud-based infrastructure which supports its product network for offers, vouchers and reward transactions

Make mine a double         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2015      Views: 1528   
Description: Iconic wine merchant Oddbins is using Rackspace Managed Cloud services to power its website as it aims to double online sales by improving the shopping experience of its e-Commerce customers

Datto's gone to Iceland         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1524   
Description: With its geothermal and hydroelectric renewable energy sources, stable power grid and year around cool temperatures, Verne Global's data centre campus in Iceland was the optimal location to offer Datto a secure secondary level of protection for its EMEA customers

Cutting edge         

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1443   
Description: A Big Data solution has helped a US organ transplant organisation to reduce critical process times from 18 hours to around 3

Building for the future         

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1431   
Description: Construction firm replaces its traditional on-premise Data Protection strategy with a 'Cloud-native' approach

Focused on protection         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2017      Views: 1384   
Description: Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca is leveraging Cloud collaboration technologies while keeping users and data secure

Cloud hosted ERP is more than just hot air

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2014      Views: 1376   
Description: When replacing its old ERP system, S&P Coil Products avoided the traditional approach of installing new software onsite and instead selected a tailored, hosted and fully managed solution

Balancing the books         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1358   
Description: CPI, a major European book printing specialist, has chosen to host its customer platform, 'Highway' in Interoute's Cloud. It will also switch the wide area network that supports the Highway platform to Interoute's pan-European network

Setting the stage for cloud services

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2014      Views: 1278   
Description: International events company Richmond has 'right-sized' its business cloud services and gained additional flexibility

Banking? It's kids' stuff         

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1245   
Description: goHenry, a 'fully digital family banking solution designed to help young people manage their money', has achieved 470 percent annual growth with help from the VMware Managed Virtualisation offering from Rackspace

Voice activated         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1207   
Description: Oxfordshire-based medical device manufacturer Penlon has transformed the way it does business since implementing a cloud hosted communications platform

A day like no other         

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1121   
Description: UCAS needed to address a unique scaling issue: for just one day in the year they have to manage nearly 300 logins a second (almost 1.5 million logins during that one day), while the rest of the year required nowhere near that processing capacity

Capital gains         

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1117   
Description: Private equity specialist Coller Capital is undergoing a 'Cloud transformation' with the assistance of CenturyLink

Ancient and modern         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2016      Views: 1114   
Description: The University of Manchester's digital collection of rare books, medieval manuscripts, maps, and historic archives - including both 4,500-year old clay tablets and contemporary email correspondence - is moving to Preservica's digital preservation and access solution hosted on the AWS Cloud, to ensure it is accessible and future-proofed indefinitely

Close connections         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2016      Views: 1090   
Description: Asset Handling, a leading UK software provider for asset management services, has selected Interoute to deliver its Cloud infrastructure platform and disaster recovery

Just the ticket         

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1072   
Description: Yorkshire-based hosting company Millennia Computer Services has overhauled the disaster recovery capabilities of its data centre to support the mission critical systems of its leisure and theatre ticketing customers

Movies on demand         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1038   
Description: Vue Entertainment, one of the top cinema groups in the UK and Ireland, is using the VMware Managed Virtualisation offering from Rackspace to support the unprecedented demand for tickets that's being generated by blockbuster films such as 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'

Repairing the procurement process         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2016      Views: 999   
Description: The Coal Authority is moving its supplier sourcing, management and purchasing to the Cloud with Wax Digital's web3 Source to Pay

Take that to the bank         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2017      Views: 980   
Description: Metro Bank, the first new UK high street bank in over 100 years, has reduced close-of-business processing time by 50 percent and report production time by two-thirds by moving its IT infrastructure to a managed Cloud solution

Safe and sound         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2017      Views: 938   
Description: Fintech specialist FISCAL Technologies is securing customer data and winning new business thanks to The Bunker's virtual hosting infrastructure

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