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Options Flag Ship Data Centre in Park Royal

Options Flag Ship Data Centre in Park Royal


Director of Data Centres Max Brown talks about the Options Data Centre in Park Royal, London   READ MORE +
Disaster Recovery - Hurricane Sandy

Disaster Recovery - Hurricane Sandy


Nick Bryant and Ian Bowell discuss the measures taken by Options and their clients to mitigate the effects of Hurricane Sandy.   READ MORE +
Options Company History

Options Company History


Comany overview and history.   READ MORE +
Every manager about to embark on a “Boil the Ocean” IT project should read this

Every manager about to embark on a “Boil the Ocean” IT project should read this


The work we do at Options touches on something very close to my heart – IT project overruns.   READ MORE +
White Paper: The Federal Government Storage Efficiency Guide

White Paper: The Federal Government Storage Efficiency Guide


This paper is a guide to help you understand how NetApp can enable maximum storage efficiency that will allow you to store all your data and accommodate rapid data growth without straining your people or your budgets.   READ MORE +
Case Study: Earth Networks keeps a strong network with Datatility

Case Study: Earth Networks keeps a strong network with Datatility


Earth Networks contacted Datatility for assistance with the management of their networks and associated devices including routers, switches, VPNs, firewalls, as well as systems support. This support was a high priority, as Earth Networks was in the process of re-networking its headquarters, consolidating its data centers and migrating more than...   READ MORE +
Case Study: The US Census Bureau tackles Forms Definition with enhanced GUI

Case Study: The US Census Bureau tackles Forms Definition with enhanced GUI


The US Census Bureau develops and manages data capture systems for all national census programs. There are more than 300 different types of questionnaires/forms that are processed into digital format. In order for the system to properly process each form, they must be defined and registered within the system. This...   READ MORE +
Options deploys unified communication, collaboration and productivity platform leveraging Microsoft

Options deploys unified communication, collaboration and productivity platform leveraging Microsoft


Not only is Options a truly global company, but today the majority of our customers run truly global operations. Although “HQ” may be in the City of London or New York they have staff located in key centres all around the world. They also need to facilitate working from home,...   READ MORE +
White Paper: Exploring the Cloud – What It Is, Where It’s Going, and Why It Matters

White Paper: Exploring the Cloud – What It Is, Where It’s Going, and Why It Matters


The purpose of this document is to educate today’s business leaders on what the cloud is, where it’s going, why it matters, and how an organization can use the cloud effectively to satisfy its critical goals.   READ MORE +
Capital Markets CFOs: Are You Reassessing the Cost of Quality IT Operations?

Capital Markets CFOs: Are You Reassessing the Cost of Quality IT Operations?


Recently our CEO Nigel Kneafsey and I had the opportunity to sit down with the CFO of one of the world’s dozen largest hedge funds, who after hearing our pitch, posed a simple question: “If I can really slash my technology spend by perhaps 70% as you suggest, why isn’t...   READ MORE +
Choose Your Own Device

Choose Your Own Device


It appears the dream scenario where people use one tablet/smartphone for both corporate and personal use is upon us. But what does this mean for your typical enterprise? In short, it means that many of us will have the technology we use at home within reach at work and with the...   READ MORE +
Case Study: Network for Good Unleashes Generosity with OfficeWatch Telemanagement

Case Study: Network for Good Unleashes Generosity with OfficeWatch Telemanagement


When this nonprofit needed an enhanced call reporting tool to help them improve operations and manage employees, they asked their IT provider, CWPS, to recommend a solution that would provide critical analytics on call activity, communication trends, and voice network usage.   READ MORE +
‘Why the weekends were made for changes'

‘Why the weekends were made for changes'


Here at Options we have spent years and years developing and improving our IT procedures, none more so than those associated with change management. Options requires that every network, firewall and routing change is rigorously documented, cross checked and only then applied by a senior engineer, other than the author....   READ MORE +
“Enterprise Heartburn”

“Enterprise Heartburn”


The way clouds are often heralded these days you’d think they’d be anything but a source of indigestion So what’s got enterprise CTOs reaching for the Pepto? Turns out it’s the Service Level Agreements offered by the big cloud retailers.   READ MORE +
Blog: Options PIPE Platform ‘Weathers’ Hurricane Sandy with Diligence and Global Support

Blog: Options PIPE Platform ‘Weathers’ Hurricane Sandy with Diligence and Global Support


Options PIPE Platform ‘Weathers’ Hurricane Sandy with Diligence and Global Support   READ MORE +
Case Study: Options IT Adds Speed and Resiliency to its Financial Cloud Services

Case Study: Options IT Adds Speed and Resiliency to its Financial Cloud Services


When it comes to electronic trading operations, the difference between success and failure can be measured in a few microseconds. Today’s financial services firms need to be able to analyze vast amounts of stock data, run complex algorithms and execute millions of transactions per second. And they need to be...   READ MORE +
Kijk Verder Dan De Horizon: Zelf Bouwen Of Kopen?

Kijk Verder Dan De Horizon: Zelf Bouwen Of Kopen?


Dataenter: bouwen of kopen? Deze whitepaper geeft u handvatten om langetermijnfactoren te kwantificeren.   READ MORE +
Case Study: File & ServeXpress

Case Study: File & ServeXpress


File & ServeXpress faced an aggressive timeline for integrating two different products – one, a court-connected secure distribution system; the other, a platform for litigation lifecycle management, e-filing and an e-service that enables the exchange of documents throughout the legal discovery phase.   READ MORE +
White Paper: Looking Beyond the Horizon - Build Versus Buy

White Paper: Looking Beyond the Horizon - Build Versus Buy


“Should I build or extend my data center or should I buy data center space from a specialist provider based somewhere else?”   READ MORE +
Definitive Guide to Cloud Portfolio Management

Definitive Guide to Cloud Portfolio Management


With the proliferation of cloud services available to the enterprise comes a new approach for central IT to maintain its control, while enabling the unique requirements of the developers and business units it caters to — This new imperative is Cloud Portfolio Management.   READ MORE +


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