Category Archives: Blog

Managing Data Growth – What’s Your Plan?

How should we really address the problem of ever-growing data which now consumes the largest percentage of IT budgets?

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Post: November 7, 2017 by Q Associates Marketing


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4 Reasons to Use Data Fabric for Your Hybrid-Cloud

IT infrastructures are evolving and are no longer static entities marked by predictable growth.

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Post: October 31, 2017 by Q Associates Marketing


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IT Support Contracts – Are you paying too much?

Many organisations are paying far more than necessary for their IT support contracts. Q Associates are supporting customers through optimising costs for hardware and software support.

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Post: October 25, 2017 by Q Associates Marketing


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NetApp’s Newest Hyper Converged Infrastructure

Launched at the end of June, and with first shipments due in October, NetApp’s second Generation Hyper Converged Infrastructure (HCI) product partners with Cisco to deliver the latest advancement in Hyper Converged Systems. The two companies first worked together on the FlexPod portfolio, the Number One selling converged Infrastructure in the world today, combining Cisco Compute, Networking and System Management with NetApp storage systems and software.

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Post: September 8, 2017 by Q Associates Marketing


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Cyber Essentials Scheme certification successfully renewed

Q Associates have successfully renewed their certification of the Government’s Cyber Essentials Scheme, a key deliverable of the UK’s National Security Programme. The UK Government and industry-backed scheme helps organisations to protect themselves against cyber-attacks by covering essential cyber security precautions.

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Post: September 5, 2017 by Q Associates


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Q Associates accepted onto three key public-sector IT procurement frameworks

Q Associates are very pleased to announce successful bids on three significant public-sector IT procurement frameworks

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Post: August 30, 2017 by Q Associates


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Q Associates and ISN Announce a Strategic Partnership

Q Associates Ltd. and Intuitive Systems and Networks Ltd. (ISN), have announced a new strategic partnership. The partnership will combine Q Associates award winning expertise in IT infrastructure services with ISN’s specialism in networking and security to enable both organisations to offer a broader portfolio of services.

“We are very excited to formalise our relationship with [...]

Post: August 24, 2017 by Q Associates


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Q Wins UK Storage Award

 

We are pleased to announce that for the sixth year running Q Associates has been named Corporate Storage Provider of the Year at the 2017 UK Storage Awards.

This is a huge achievement for Q Associates and is the eighth consecutive year that we have been successful in taking home an award.  “Corporate Storage Provider of the Year is particularly [...]

Post: June 21, 2017 by Q Associates Marketing

Exeter College Invests in Scalable Lenovo Infrastructure

With operations growing and student numbers continuing to rise, Exeter College’s existing IT infrastructure couldn’t keep up. The college migrated its mission-critical applications on virtual servers to Lenovo Flex System. Read More…

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Post: June 8, 2017 by Q Associates Marketing


Topics: Blog, Case Study, Lenovo

What is the Data Fabric?

Hybrid and multi-cloud deployment models are becoming the new normal for enterprise IT organisations. With these mixed environments, new challenges around data management emerge.

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Post: March 13, 2017 by Q Associates