The Who

  • Legal services organisation for corporate and financial sectors
  • Operating in 9 locations internationally, within 6 jurisdictions
  • 700 employees globally

The Challenge

  • Legacy datacentre infrastructure compromising performance and reliability
  • Systems running out of capacity and hampering business
  • Needed to refresh compute and storage, and better future-proof infrastructure
  • Technology to be deployed internationally
  • Locations in hurricane regions required extra considerations such as resilience, contingency, and part supply
  • Varying levels of storage required in the individual jurisdictions

The Solution

  • Individual workshops set up with Servium's storage and compute experts
  • Evaluated all capacity and performance needs
  • Management to project timeline
  • Selected HPE 3PAR storage, ProLiant servers, Apollo Services and Synergy & HPE Apollo servers
  • Acquisition of all technology needed, as well as pre-ship testing and logistics
  • Lifecycle management of legacy equipment
  • Infrastructure migration performed out of house, according to the time zone of the location

The Benefits

  • Appropriate technology selection for both today and the future
  • Minimal disruption to business operations
  • Best advice on hardware changes during project rollout
  • Faster deployment of technology achieved
  • One partner to service all geographic regions

Why Servium?

  • Track record as partner - consistent project success
  • Expertise in solution discovery - ensuring that the final recommendations were the most suitable
  • Strong partnership with HPE helped secure best commercials for the customer