Data Centre Consulting Services

The S&A Group can provide a complete portfolio of services for organisations that manage their own corporate data centres as well as those that outsource services to Systems Integrators (SI's).

Datacentre Consulting Services

Strategy, Design & Architecture

Should you buy, build, collocate or outsource your corporate IT estate? The S&A Group’s consultants can help analyse your options, develop your strategy and design and architect your future data centre services model to enable optimum value back to your business.

Major Data Centre Transformations

With in-depth experience of designing and leading dozens of major data centre transformations we understand all the critical elements of success and can help ensure your programmes deliver all that is expected from them. Typical engagements include:-

  • Consolidations, Migrations, Virtualisations & Automation - Solutions for Enterprise or Regional Structures
  • Cloud Computing & ‘As-a-Service’ Advisory Services - Cost/Benefit Analysis and Implementation Blueprints
  • Managing Outsourced Transitions, RFP/RFI & Vendor Engagement Services Driving Optimal Client Value
  • Building Facility, CFD Design, HVAC & Security Design & Audit Services
  • Disaster Recovery Scenario Planning, High Availability Design and Test & Remote Data Centre Builds

Operations & Service Management

Operating a data centre service can be extremely complex and challenging without structured processes and adequate Knowledge Management to support service continuity. Our data centre experts, which include many ex-data centre managers and senior leaders, help our clients with best practice management, interim consulting and and advisory services.

Datacentre Architecture Consulting Services
  • ITIL / ITSM Service Design, Assessment & Best Practice Implementation
  • Business Service Management Analysis, Audits & Assessment
  • High Performance & Grid Computing, Low Latency Transaction Architectures
  • Applications Performance Analysis & Capacity Planning Solutions
  • Mid-Range Unix & Wintel Systems Administration & Design
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure VDI & Mobility Solutions for Remote Working

Technology Management Services

The S&A technology practice & security practice contribute to our data centre practice by providing the deep down expertise across technology platforms and services. Providing integrated or individual consulting services such as:-

  • Platform Design, Administration and Operations
  • Data Storage & Network Design & Administration
  • Unix Systems Administration, OS Design and Automation
  • Microsoft Technologies inc Active Directory, LDAP, SharePoint & Exchange
Contact The S&A Group for more information regarding our Data Centre Consulting Services