Global IT Consultancy
A global IT services consultancy wanted to consolidate their infrastructure and improve operational effectiveness. We delivered an innovative and cost-effective cloud solution that significantly increased business efficiency.
This worldwide consulting firm provides design, deployment and ongoing management of IT infrastructure as well as custom software design. They require immediate and secure access to their applications and client data.
The client had 13 data centers around the world running 17 different applications managed by internal and external teams. Their challenges included coordinating between the different groups, keeping hardware and software up to date and optimizing operational efficiency.
The consulting firm decided to consolidate the data centers using a cloud environment to drive consistency, efficiency and cost savings. They decided to select a single vendor and after a thorough RFP and evaluation process selected NTT America.
The client now has six data centers delivering 1100 virtual machines based on VMware technology. NTT America operates the environment providing patching, security, monitoring and help desk services. The benefits to the customer are better control, improved governance, increased business agility and flexibility reduced costs, improved security and state-of-the-art disaster recovery.