DP World London Gateway
Frontier provided vendor agnostic advisory services to assist with the selection of appropriate server and storage technologies and development of a high-level design to refresh production and test/development platforms comprising of over 400 VMs running on 36 hosts spilt across two data centres plus six shared storage arrays. Frontier subsequently provided consultancy services to assist with tender document development and tender response evaluation.
FBN Bank (UK) Limited
FBN operate two separate VMware estates, one for core banking systems and the other for other production systems, both are replicated to a secondary “disaster recovery” site. Frontier support FBN by designing, supplying, deploying and supporting those infrastructures.
Frontier have worked with the Firmdale team to deploy a HPE SimpliVity based hyperconverged infrastructure supporting VMware workloads and provided consultancy services to assist with migration of the in-house Exchange platform to 2016 version.
FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies
FujiFilm DB is in a highly regulated industry, developing, testing and producing on behalf of many global pharmaceutical organisations. Their systems and processes are often audited by government agencies and must comply with various standards in many countries. We have been working with FujiFilm DB since 2007, providing several cloud based solutions, IT projects, network design and deployment, system monitoring and comprehensive support services. The flexibility in our approach allows the business to rapidly adopt new technology and therefore perform biotechnology research quickly and effectively, resulting in cost reduction.
Investec Wealth & Investment
Frontier supports an in-house IT team of around 30 people by engaging in design and deployment of new infrastructure projects and providing on-going support. Recent projects have included the roll-out of a new server and storage platform to support around 1,500 users and 400 virtual servers. The solution including an active/active data centre design, 22 VMware vSphere hosts, 40 Citrix XenServer hosts plus a further 20 physical servers. Frontier also designed, deployed and supports an enterprise data management platform that protects this environment.
This Lloyds of London underwriter has engaged with Frontier for various projects including Cisco Nexus roll-out, VMware vSphere deployment and upgrades and Citrix XenDesktop consultancy.
Frontier has provided a range of IT infrastructure design, deployment and support services over many years, including VMware vSphere and Site Recovery Manager, NetApp FAS storage, Citrix XenDesktop and CommVault data management.
Zenith Bank (UK) Limited
Frontier hosts around thirty application servers (including core banking systems) for Zenith within our private cloud platform. This is supplemented by comprehensive data management and business continuity services plus general IT and data governance support.