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Technology platform

Building the best foundations to achieve business goals

A secure, stable, futureproof and scalable platform

You want your business to be successful and achieve its business goals. In order to do that, your people need to be able to operate effectively and add value.

They can’t do that if your technology platform gets in the way.

We understand, however, that your people probably don’t really care about the nuts and bolts of the technology platform, as long as it gets the job done.

That’s why it’s our job to care about that. We’ll ensure your business is operating on a secure, stable, futureproof and scalable platform which will allow you not only to operate as normal, but build upon to achieve digital transformation and your blue sky business goals.

Operating on an outdated platform is guaranteed to result in downtime for a number of reasons:

  • No support from suppliers

    Suppliers will no longer prioritise releasing patches and updates for your solution – and, after a certain time, stop releasing them entirely because the platform is too outdated

  • Lack of integration

    It’ll be impossible to integrate your clunky, legacy systems with your modern software solutions. This means as a business you won’t be able to innovate and be competitive

  • Vulnerability to cyber-attacks

    Because your outdated platform is no longer receiving fixes and patches from the supplier, it’s more vulnerable to cyber-attacks, as bugs and weaknesses won’t get mended

  • More prone to failure

    Another side-effect of not receiving updates is that your server won’t keep up with the times. Limited capacity or functionalities mean your server won’t stand the test of time

  • Physical disasters

    Sometimes, natural disasters like fires or floods are unavoidable. But that doesn’t mean they have to affect your ability to operate. Cloud-based platforms provide extra peace of mind

  • Lower productivity

    Think about it. Have you ever used an old, slow PC that takes an age just to open an application you use every day? Outdated machinery decreases your productivity, which translates to money down the pan

Contributing to your success

Our aim is to build a bridge between your business goals and the technology you use to achieve them. Technology should support and enable your business, not hinder it.

What’s more, our experts will help you get the most out of your existing systems to ensure you’re using them effectively and they’re contributing to your business’ strategic goals.

Helping your people achieve more

In a nutshell, our people place your people at the heart of everything we do here on the service desk and beyond.

We understand that they’re all trying to get on and do their jobs. They’re probably not that interested in the ‘nuts and bolts’ of technology; it should be there to help.

And most importantly, if they’re anything like us they want to do their jobs to the best of their abilities; to achieve more.

How we’re futureproofing our customers

Don’t just take our word for it – take a look at some of the projects we’ve already undertaken to modernise our customers’ technology platforms, and the business goals this helped them achieve!

No downtime for Chadwick Lawrence

Chadwick Lawrence recognised the importance of putting IT and technology at the heart of its business strategy, which paid off when the law firm’s flagship office was hit with a flood. The result? No downtime, thanks to the futureproof system implemented by TSG.

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A tailored technology environment for Doig+Smith

Doig+Smith came to TSG with a large, complex project which encompassed its infrastructure, SharePoint and Dynamics NAV environments. TSG implemented a tailored solution which took into account the company’s unique processes with support in office expansion.

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Refreshed infrastructure for Ian Macleod Distilleries

The distillers was experiencing a period of significant business growth that highlighted the fragility of its IT infrastructure, which was made up of ageing equipment. By replacing the infrastructure and virtualising its server environment, TSG gave the organisation the room to grow freely.

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