Managing IT in This Digital Age Delivers a Host of Challenges

 

We can offer any combination of our solutions or standalone products, and we can also fully manage any service for you—leaving you hassle free, requiring no effort or time from your business.

Below, we list common examples of reasons customers approach us. The list is by no means exhaustive. If you have a problem that isn’t listed and there is a worthwhile, efficient solution in the marketplace, then we will offer it. We have a full suite of solutions to solve your business challenges.

Protecting Your Data

Data Protection: You’re in Safe Hands

Data is the new oil. It’s critical to your business and for customer perception that you protect it. Security is our highest priority. As a Node4 customer, you will benefit from our ISO27001 accredited, state-of-the-art data centres, manned 24/7 and built to meet the requirements of the most security-sensitive organisations.

We have designed, built and managed our own infrastructure so have full control over its reliability and resilience to threat to protect your critical data.

There are various ways to keep your data safe. We have market leading solutions to store, back-up, replicate and retrieve your data in order to ensure that you have robust security, business continuity and disaster recovery strategies in place.

Benefits

  • Data security
  • Protection of your greatest asset
  • Customer trust and brand credibility
  • Ability to retrieve files quickly
  • Affordable monthly opex costs

Compliance and Regulation

Node4 Will Take Care of Your IT

Regulatory mandates and enforcement of compliance requires in-depth reporting and assurance of etovernance. This is a complex challenge for IT. Node4 can take care of this. We have extensive expertise in security, regulations, compliance, application requirements, and databases and file systems, as well as all auditing requirements.

All of our solutions from our state of the art data centres to our private cloud, disaster recovery and business continuity solutions are built with regulatory compliance in mind and we are experienced in offering bespoke solutions to many customers with these requirements.

Benefits

  • Data security
  • Achieving compliance
  • Customer trust and brand credibility
  • Ability to retrieve files
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs
  • Ability to work with new clients
  • Confidence in your infrastructure

Cyber Threat

Market Leading Threat Intelligence Solutions

Any issues can be immediately spotted and addressed, ensuring that your critical data and operations remain unharmed.

Some of our solutions are proactive so threats can be removed before they even hit your system. The level of protection you require and costs involved depend on your business and industry.

Benefits

  • Spotting threat before it can harm your business
  • Understanding your security posture on a month to month basis as your business grows
  • Customer trust and brand credibility
  • Trust in your IT infrastructure
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs

Infrastructure Expansion

Great Business Opportunities…

…bring about great IT challenges. It’s worth that extra push to grow your business.

At Node4, we can deliver flexible, fluid, scalable solutions that help you respond quickly and easily to market changes and business growth whatever the challenge. These solutions are charged monthly at an OPEX cost. This means that you can jump on the benefits of new opportunities with less worry, hassle and risk.

You can increase the size and efficiency of your operations whilst only paying for what you use and with no initial financial out lay.

Our solutions as a service are also quick to deploy and with our managed services wrap, require no input from you so that you can carry on with the day job. Secure, reliable and robust: it really is that easy.

Benefits

  • Ability to easily and quickly scale up and down to meet customer demand
  • Opportunity to use cloud to become more agile and cost effective
  • No disparate solutions: everything working together
  • A highly secure and resilient infrastructure
  • Quickly deployed solutions
  • Customer trust and brand credibility
  • Trust in your IT infrastructure
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs

Infrastructure Migration

We Take The Complexity out of Migration

If you’re looking to migrate your business to a public or private cloud, collocate, or just migrate your data to another site, we have the solutions and expertise in place to make it a far less complex process.

You can avoid security issues, downtime and laborious preparation to migrate by using our solutions and service so that you can focus on business operations.

Benefits

  • No downtime or disruption to business as you migrate
  • Quickly and easily deployed solutions
  • Can be fully managed by Node4
  • Customer trust and brand credibility
  • Trust in your IT infrastructure
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs

Office Moves

Sometimes Your Business Grows So Fast…

…that you need to relocate to bigger premises. We can help. You’ll have to carry your own furniture, but we can shoulder the weight of your IT infrastructure, ensuring no complications, downtime, loss of security or products. We can make this easy for you.

Benefits

  • No downtime or disruption to business
  • No valuable employee resources misspent planning the move
  • An opportunity to look at new, more affordable solutions to become more agile and cost effective
  • A highly secure and resilient strategy
  • Customer trust and brand credibility
  • Confidence in the move and trust in your IT infrastructure
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs

Rapid Business Growth

Affordable Solution to Assist

Rapid business growth inevitably means re-evaluating your IT infrastructure and processes. Traditionally this was a stressful time as efficiently moving forward required great cash outlays and the threat of disruption.

Nowadays, you can achieve this necessary growth in infrastructure with Node4 disruption free and for monthly OPEX payments. Don’t wait until it’s do or die. It’s simple and affordable to adapt and expand with the right support.

Benefits

  • No downtime or disruption to business
  • Solutions which will assist, rather than hinder, business growth
  • An opportunity to look at new, more affordable solutions to become more agile and cost effective
  • A highly secure and resilient strategy
  • A chance to be more scalable and adapt quickly to new business demands
  • Easily deployed solutions
  • Customer trust and brand credibility
  • Trust in your IT infrastructure
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs

IT Consolidation

Helping to Make Your Business More Agile

If you plan to reduce your IT assets and costs by using more efficient technologies we can offer server virtualisation, storage virtualisation, collocation and cloud computing.

These can assist in making your business more agile and flexible and can incorporate your current IT hardware.

Benefits

  • No downtime or disruption to business
  • More affordable IT which actually has more functionality
  • An opportunity to look at new, more affordable solutions to become more agile and cost effective
  • A highly secure and resilient strategy
  • A chance to be more scalable and adapt quickly to new business demands
  • Easily deployed solutions
  • Trust in your IT infrastructure
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs

Warranty and Licensing

Let Us Worry For You

Having to focus on warranties and licensing is laborious and takes your focus away from normal business operations and delivering value. We can help you keep up to date and advise on best practices.

Benefits

  • No downtime or disruption to business
  • Never run out of licence or warranty
  • No waste of valuable employee resource
  • Accurate reporting and solution management
  • Affordable monthly OPEX payments

New Applications

Node4 Will Help You With Your Applications

Researching, developing and trialling new applications to bring to market can offer great return on investment given the right solutions and support. Key criteria are typically speed, ease, affordability and a safe place to host and trial new products.

Benefits

  • No downtime or disruption to business
  • Experienced application engineers able to guide you through the process
  • A host of solutions to make the design and build easier and more affordable

Collaboration

Boosting Productivity

Most people’s working environments now change on a day to day basis to include home-working, remote working and hot-desking. Being tied to an office is often restrictive, expensive and unproductive.

With Node4 enterprise-grade collaboration tools, you can work collaboratively from any location and on any device. We can help you to get data, applications and people working better together with no breach in security.

Accessing market-leading collaboration solutions doesn’t have to be a privilege for the large enterprise. The Node4 Unified Communications (UC) portfolio empowers companies of any size to unlock the benefits of enterprise-class collaboration.

Benefits

  • Easily deployed: no downtime or disruption to business
  • An opportunity to look at new, more affordable solutions to become more agile and cost effective
  • Secure data sharing
  • A chance to be more scalable and adapt quickly to new business demands
  • Ability to collaborate with team members whatever their location
  • Rolled out over all of your chosen devices
  • More productive and efficient solutions for remote workers
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs

Using Open Source

Leveraging Open Source Software

Open Source software allows business agility; a quality increasingly valued above all others in the fast-changing marketplace. The ability to create new applications quickly, reliably, and economically is drawing businesses, big and small, to Open Source. Node4 can ensure that you benefit securely from all of the positives that Open Source has to offer.

Benefits

  • No downtime or disruption to normal business
  • Using completely agile and scalable solutions securely
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs

Mobile Workforces

Tools Designed for Employees on the Move

Did you know, by adopting mobile tools (such as Webex) you can improve productivity, empower your workforce, cut travel-associated costs, and enable your employees to improve their work-life balance? A mobile approach to work enables employees to connect instantly to their office and desktop, sync with team members, get instant notifications, and never miss a service call.

Benefits

  • Easily deployed solutions: no downtime or disruption to business
  • Affordable solutions to suit your geographical presence
  • A highly secure and resilient strategy
  • More mobility and flexibility within the workforce
  • Easier collaboration amongst staff
  • Monthly OPEX costs

Improving Costs

Turn Your Business into a Profit Machine

Running your own IT room is now typically the more expensive option for businesses. This is due to the cost of office space, employees, hardware and security among other costs.

Working with Node4 could turn you into a profit centre, saving you money but also making you more agile, flexible and scalable as a business.

This can be achieved in a variety of ways from embracing our secure, resilient and scalable cloud, to using our infrastructure as a service or collocating. All of these solutions and many more which we have to offer can help control costs whether your business remains static or alters in size.

Benefits

  • No downtime or disruption to business
  • Solutions which save you money but increase your functionality
  • An opportunity to enable flexible, agile solutions which increase your business agility
  • A highly secure and resilient strategy which enable business continuity and disaster recovery

DevOps

DevOps: When Software and Developers Unite

Businesses now know that to succeed they need to be agile and responsive. It’s the industrial era of adapt or die and DevOps solutions are allowing for those adaptations by supporting innovation and developers in their search for new, efficient methods of working.

Our experienced, accredited engineers can enhance your IT projects and operations and help you to you to realise the business benefits from your software development.

Benefits

  • No downtime or disruption to normal business
  • Innovation without the risk
  • An affordable, secure way to build and trial new products
  • No financial outlay; just monthly OPEX costs

Reducing Infrastructure Expenditure

Managing Your Own Equipment…

…can be extremely intensive on resources and capital. It’s also an inflexible option as it can’t be scaled up or down during business fluctuations. With Node4 on-demand infrastructure, you can start with what you need today without worrying about tomorrow or the day after because the cloud can scale with you as and when needed. You only pay for what you need despite the fact that often it is a superior solution to managing your own equipment.

If you already have some of your own hardware we can integrate our solutions into your current IT infrastructure so that you can sweat your previous investments.

Benefits

  • Easy deployment: no downtime or disruption to business
  • Affordable, scalable solutions which can grow with you
  • The chance to lower costs but increase IT functionality
  • A chance to be more scalable and adapt quickly to new business demands
  • The opportunity to be more efficient and productive for less cost
  • Free up employees to focus on other areas of business
  • Trust in your IT infrastructure
  • Affordable monthly OPEX costs

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