UK Wide Survey shows the biggest IT challenges in 2010 and 2011

Frontier Technology conducted a survey in December 2010 which was sent to just over 22,000 IT, Business Continuity and Senior Managers in the UK. These contacts represent over 11,700 UK organisations of mixed size and industry. The aim of the questionnaire was to discover firms’ biggest IT challenges in 2010 and 2011 and their future IT plans.

Imagem Music Group makes huge cost savings with Microsoft Virtualisation

Frontier Technology was recently enlisted to find and deliver a fast and flexible solution to manage Imagem’s server infrastructure, support its organisational growth and reduce the workload of the firm’s overstretched staff. After a detailed analysis Frontier installed Microsoft Hyper-V and System Centre. Through virtualising all of their physical servers, Imagem has become more environmentally friendly and has significantly improved its efficiency, saving considerable amounts of money.

UK Businesses must plan for the Olympics 2012

With a massive influx of tourists, threats to security, potential terrorist attacks and road closures, the London Olympic Games will have a huge effect on the UK. Frontier Technology, The City of London Corporation and Citrix have recently hosted a seminar to update businesses on the potential impacts of Games, so they can plan ahead for every eventuality.

Firms are urged to plan now to reduce revenue loss associated with the Olympic Games 2012

After the highly successful Olympic Games 2012: Contingency Planning roundtable meeting in May, there has been an overwhelming response to schedule another seminar. The City of London, Frontier Technology and Citrix have organised the next meeting on the 2nd September 2010. Here we will provide firms with updated information about the disruption associated with the Games and will advise on how to reduce revenue loss.

Communication and funding are the biggest challenges to Business Continuity

Frontier Technology, Microsoft and Double-Take recently held a seminar focused on business continuity and virtualisation. Delegates agreed that there is excellent technology available to support disaster recovery, their biggest challenge is communication throughout the business, funding and senior management buy-in.