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Esteem Systems Honoured as Recipient of 2018 DELL EMC UK Marketing Excellence Award

Esteem Systems was honoured by Dell EMC in receiving the 2018 Dell EMC UK Marketing Excellence Award for achieving extraordinary results and demonstrating commitment to Dell EMC. This marks the second year Esteem has received exclusive recognition.

20 July 2018

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Infographic Series: Oracle Solutions to Support GDPR Compliance

These infographics are the third and final installment in a series which provides an overview of the tools and products available to support with GDPR compliance from our key technology providers.

31 May 2018

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Esteem goes the ‘eggs-tra’ mile this Easter donating 250 eggs to local children’s charities across the UK!

29 March 2018

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Avoiding the Charge of the Cloud Brigade!

By Chris Marks, Esteem Field CTO

13 March 2018

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Infographic Series: Microsoft Solutions to Support GDPR Compliance

These infographics are the second instalment in a series which provides an overview of the tools and products available to support with GDPR compliance from our key technology providers.

1 March 2018

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Infographic: Dell EMC Solutions to Support GDPR Compliance

This infographic is the first in a series which provides an overview of the tools and products available to support with GDPR compliance from our key technology providers.

25 January 2018

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How to Get the Most Out of Tech to Support Your Compliance with GDPR

By Mark Benson, Esteem Director of Marketing & Alliances

16 January 2018

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3 Tips for Avoiding Costs Associated with Legacy Oracle Hardware

By Mark Benson, Esteem Director of Marketing & Alliances

29 November 2017

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Esteem Successfully Secures a Place on the Technology Services 2 Framework

Esteem has successfully been named a supplier on the Crown Commercial Service's (CCS) Technology Services Framework for Lots 1,2 and 3.

23 October 2017

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Oracle Launches the Latest Member of the SPARC Family, the M8 Processor

By Mark Benson, Esteem Director of Marketing & Alliances

21 September 2017

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What Should You Consider When Appointing a Data Protection Officer?

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing & Alliances

3 August 2017

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Hinckley & Rugby Building Society Simplifies its IT Infrastructure and Delivers Operational Efficiencies with Esteem

With thousands of customers to service on a daily basis and even greater numbers of sensitive data records, Hinckley & Rugby approached Esteem to transform its IT infrastructure and improve operational efficiency.

27 July 2017

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Mind the Gap - What's Next for Organisations Looking at GDPR?

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing & Alliances

29 June 2017

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Esteem Systems Wins Special Contributor of the Year Award at DellEMC Channel Partner Awards

28 June 2017

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It's the End of the Road for XenApp 6.5, XenDesktop 7.X and VMware Horizon 5.X

By Chris Marks, Esteem's Director of Pre-Sales

23 June 2017

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Listen to Episode 8 - "There's an App for That" - Is Consumerisation Causing a Cultural Change?

6 June 2017

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SD - WAN: What is it all about?

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing & Alliances

5 June 2017

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6 Things to Look Out For After WannaCry

By Ellie Birch, Esteem's Marketing Executive

1 June 2017

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Listen to Episode 7 - Should Public Sector Organisations Be Going Cloud 'Native'?

25 May 2017

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Listen to Episode 6 - IP Expo Manchester 2017 Special

15 May 2017

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Microsoft Changes Office Licensing

By Richard Bond, Esteem's Pre-Sales Architect

25 April 2017

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Is GDPR the Next Millennium Bug?

​With the countdown on and just over a year to go until GDPR comes into force (25th May 2018 if you didn't know!), it appears that at every turn we are being told to prepare. So is GDPR the next millennium bug, or should we be taking it seriously?

24 April 2017

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Listen to Episode 5: GDPR - Failing to Prepare is Preparing to Fail

24 April 2017

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Esteem Egg-stravaganza for Children this Easter

It really is an egg-cellent result - no yolk! This Easter Esteem has donated 250 chocolate eggs (effectively one for each Esteem employee) to children's hospitals and hospices across the country.

13 April 2017

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Oracle & Fujitsu Launch Brand New M12 Server

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing & Alliances

4 April 2017

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Esteem is awarded Platinum Partner status in the new world of DellEMC

Esteem brings its experience and expertise to the fore with DellEMC

29 March 2017

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Listen to Episode 4: Legacy Infrastructure - Is it a Thing of the Past?

28 March 2017

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The SAN is Dead, Long Live iSCSI

By Adam Cooperman, Esteem's Pre-Sales Architect

27 March 2017

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Oracle Calls Time on the SPARC T5-2 Server

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing & Alliances

23 March 2017

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SuperCluster, the Forgotten Engineered System

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing & Alliances

13 March 2017

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Listen to Episode 3: Hyperconverged - Is it Everything You Need?

28 February 2017

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Azure Backup and Site Recovery Manager Launched in the UK

By Richard Bond, Esteem's Pre-Sales Architect

10 February 2017

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What Do Dinosaurs & Digital Transformation Have in Common?

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing & Alliances

7 February 2017

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Listen to Episode 2: Big Data - Is it Relevant to SMBs?

7 February 2017

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Oracle Solaris: What's Going On?

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing & Alliances

30 January 2017

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Esteem Launches Brand New Podcast Series

​Welcome to Techpod, Esteem's brand new podcast series.

27 January 2017

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Esteem Wins Place on NHS IT Framework

​IT Managed Services Provider Esteem has been awarded a place on the NHS Link 2 Framework for the provision of maintenance and support services.

24 January 2017

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Infographic: Pay for IT on Your Terms

In today's dynamic world, it's vital for our business to be always on.

18 January 2017

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Why Cloud is not a Strategy

By Chris Marks, Esteem's Director of Pre-Sales

16 January 2017

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Microsoft Launches New Feature to Reduce Authentication Complexity in Azure

By Richard Bond, Esteem's Pre-Sales Architect

5 January 2017

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"I don't need to refresh my old Oracle Servers, they work just fine"

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing and Alliances

19 December 2016

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Nutanix Acropolis Microsegmentation Services: Why is it important?

By Terry Hooper, Esteem's Pre-Sales Architect

15 December 2016

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How can you ensure your applications are compatible in Windows 10?

By Richard Bond, Esteem's Pre-Sales Architect

13 December 2016

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Decoding Microsoft Future Decoded 2016

By Richard Bond, Esteem's Pre-Sales Architect

7 November 2016

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Esteem Wins Place on £4 billion Government IT Framework

IT Managed Services Provider Esteem has been awarded a place on four lots of the new Technology Products 2 government framework, a centralised route for buying IT commodity products.

17 October 2016

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Esteem Systems Opens Brand New Offices in Glasgow

10 October 2016

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Croydon Health Services NHS Trust Speeds Ahead in the Virtualisation Game...

​With the increasing pressure to improve the quality of patient care and cut costs, Croydon Health Services NHS Trust have recently partnered with Esteem to deliver faster access to patient data and improved data storage. As a long standing customer, NHS Croydon sought to achieve their objectives through embarking on a virtualisation project for more than 200 servers.

10 October 2016

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Oracle OpenWorld - What Did We Learn?

By Mark Benson, Esteem Director of Marketing & Alliances

30 September 2016

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Dell - EMC Deal Close Date Finally Announced

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Marketing & Alliances

1 September 2016

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Oracle's New Game-Changing Releases

By Mark Benson, Esteem's Director of Alliances & Marketing

11 August 2016

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Esteem Achieves G-Cloud Supplier Status

Esteem Systems, one of the UK’s leading providers of cloud services into the public sector, is proud to announce its appointment as a supplier on the G-Cloud 8 framework.

4 August 2016

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Where does Hyperconverged fit in the storage landscape?

The emergence of Integrated Systems back in 2010 marked the first time that leading technology companies pulled the compute, storage and network layers of IT infrastructure together. This was by no means a new way of working.

27 July 2016

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Update: Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2016 - Live from Toronto

By Roger Leyland, Esteem Director of Professional Services

15 July 2016

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On-Demand Webinar: Empowering VDI, the Secrets of Hyperconverged

Hyperconverged technology is rapidly gaining pace in today's mobile-friendly marketplace as the answer to simplifying IT. With growing end user needs, bring your own device (BYOD) initiatives and employee mobilisation, hyperconverged solutions offer scalable, secure and reliable support for Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), without the worry of cost.

5 July 2016

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Nutanix Launches Xpress to Power Enterprise Cloud for SMBs

This week, Nutanix, a leader in enterprise cloud computing announced Nutanix Xpress, a new solution designed to bring enterprise-grade cloud to small and medium businesses (SMBs) at a price point they can afford.

25 May 2016

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Esteem Wins Oracle Server & Storage Systems Award 2nd Year Running

Oracle has awarded IT Managed Service Provider, Esteem, the ‘Server and Storage Systems Partner of the Year’ award, for the second consecutive year.

21 March 2016

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Esteem achieves Citrix Platinum Status once again

Esteem has been a Citrix Partner since 1996, and became a Platinum Partner 16 years ago when the program was first launched.

1 March 2016

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Esteem upgrades the network infrastructure for Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust

Esteem has won a significant network project from Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust. Working to upgrade an HP network for 6,000 devices.

10 December 2015

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Oracle Retires the SPARC T4-1 Server - What's Next?

Oracle announced that sales of their SPARC T4-1 as well as its associated option parts server ceased at the end of March 2016

4 December 2015

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UK Storage Partner of the Year – Dell Enterprise Awards 2015 Partner Announcement

Esteem Wins Prestigious UK Storage Partner of the Year – Dell Enterprise Awards 2015

22 October 2015

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Esteem achieves highest Citrix specialization standards

Today, Esteem announced that it has completed all four of the Citrix Specializations.

9 October 2015

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Esteem Appoints a New Chairman

For some time now the board has been looking to recruit an experienced Chairman to strengthen the team and to ensure that Esteem maximise the development opportunities for the business.

8 October 2015

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Oracle UK OUG Silver Award for Hardware & Infrastructure UK Partner of the Year Partner Announcement

Esteem Recognised With Prestigious Oracle Partner of the Year Award for Hardware & Infrastructure

27 July 2015

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The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust Cuts PACS Processing Times with Esteem Storage Solution

The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust partnered with Esteem to migrate their Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) long term storage. Moving their PACS archiving from a shared central location to an in house local infrastructure reduced the Trust’s image processing time from up to 10 minutes down to seconds.

22 July 2015

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AD Connect and Connect Health – Identity Management for Office 365

In a world where major releases are a thing of the past and rapid deployment of new features is the future, Microsoft has set the perfect example with their latest cloud product; Office 365.

9 July 2015

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Esteem runs Cranleigh and Harrogate 10K for Woking Stroke Unit

Esteem has raised over £2600 for The Bradley Unit, a specialist stroke unit at Woking Community Hospital.

6 July 2015

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Esteem achieves Achilles Utilities Vendor Database (UVDB) verification to supply IT solutions to utility organisations

IT Managed Service Provider Esteem has received verification to supply IT solutions to Achilles supplier management service.

2 July 2015

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Esteem Receives Virtualization and Mobility Specializations from Citrix

​Today, Esteem announced that it has completed the Citrix Virtualization and Mobility Management Specializations.

1 July 2015

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Gartner names Citrix in Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Mobility Management for fourth consecutive year

This month, Gartner released a report which evaluated XenMobile enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution as the most comprehensive and flexible solution for managing apps, data and devices, with a broad set of business optimised mobile apps.

29 June 2015

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Shared Services Saves Councils £462million

Over recent months, we’ve seen more and more articles in the press about public sector organisations investing in shared services, as a means to improve performance under increasing austerity.

29 June 2015

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Esteem wins place on 9 out of 11 lots of new government framework

Esteem has been awarded a place on 9 of 11 lots of the new Technology Services government agreement, which will centralise public sector procurement and help protect front line services.

8 June 2015

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IT to reduce NHS costs over the next five years and beyond

Technology will continue to play a crucial role in helping the NHS reduce its costs and meet its targets over the next five years.

21 May 2015

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Nutanix Community Edition: Community engagement is the road to enlightenment

12 May 2015

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Citrix XenMobile 10 promises advanced security features

27 March 2015

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Atlantis announces the first Hyper-Converged Solution for end to end Citrix environments

27 March 2015

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Study shows £6.5 billion spent on outsourcing in 2014

27 March 2015

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Esteem Wins Oracle Storage Award

Esteem were announced as the winners at Oracle’s Specialised Partner of the Year Awards, which is part of their annual Oracle Excellence Awards, held at The Rosewood Hotel in London.

25 March 2015

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Oracle licensing practices leads to mistrust among customers

17 February 2015

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Infographic - The importance of IT in higher education

2 February 2015

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Ten Key Takeaways from our Journey to the Cloud Event

18 December 2014

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Esteem secures place on £6billion government agreement

The Technology Products agreement, which is valued at between £4 - £6billion for its 2 year duration, is owned by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) and enables all public sector organisations across the UK to source and procure IT products and solutions.

26 November 2014

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Esteem selected by EMC on education NSSA framework

After a thorough selection process, IT managed service provider Esteem has been selected onto The National Server and Storage Agreement (NSSA) purchasing framework by EMC.

12 September 2014

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Esteem awarded Citrix Platinum Partner status

Esteem has been the only UK partner to regain their Platinum status, in line with revised Citrix Solutions Advisor requirements, introduced in January of this year.

4 August 2014

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Research capability across Northern England accelerated by supercomputer

Eight research intensive universities in the North of England, known as the N8 Research Partnership now have access to one of the largest shared memory computing platforms to co-ordinate, scale and accelerate their research.

9 July 2014

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Esteem chosen as partner on NHS IT Framework

IT managed service provider, Esteem, has been chosen as a delivery partner on the new NHS IT procurement framework, the ‘Provision of IT Infrastructure Hardware and Services’.

21 May 2014

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Esteem Whitepaper Advises 8 Ways to Reduce IT Maintenance Costs

Organisations could be paying more than necessary for IT Maintenance according to a new whitepaper published this week by Esteem Systems.

13 February 2014

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2014 IT Outsourcing Predictions: 'Cloud' Computing and Mid-Market Growth

7 January 2014

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Fear of Losing Control is Preventing Businesses from Enjoying the Benefits of IT Outsourcing

IT managed services specialists, Esteem Systems, believe IT Directors are sometimes reluctant to outsource the management of their IT services because of a fear of losing control.

19 November 2013

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UK's Top Legal Firms Tell IT Outsourcing Providers To Develop Bespoke Services

Managed Service provider, Esteem Systems has recently hosted a successful Thought Leadership Roundtable on the subject of IT Outsourcing at The Legal IT Forum held at Hanbury Manor, Hertfordshire.

14 November 2013

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Midsize IT Outsourcing Providers Offering Greater Value for Money

Midsized IT managed service providers are proving to be an increasingly popular choice as customers look for niche skills and a more flexible approach to IT outsourcing.

30 September 2013

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Esteem Announced as Managed Service Provider of the Year Finalist

Esteem Systems has been announced as a finalist for the Managed Service Provider of the Year Award in the IT industry’s CRN Channel Awards 2013.

5 September 2013

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SMBs Look to IT Outsourcing to Address Skills Shortages during Summer Holidays

The summer holiday period presents a specific challenge for small to medium sized businesses (SMBs) in the UK when it comes to ensuring the availability of their IT systems.

27 August 2013

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Levels of Service and Access to Specialist Skills Leads Organisations to Look to Outsource IT

Recent research conducted by KPMG reveals signs of a shift in the reasons organisations are looking to outsource the management of their IT.

15 August 2013

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Skills Gap Drives Storage Outsourcing

According to a recent survey of UK senior IT professionals commissioned by Esteem Systems, almost 60% of businesses would consider outsourcing the management of their storage due to a gap in skill sets.

31 July 2013

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University of St Andrews Implements Dell Storage Solution

The solution will provide a robust, centralised data storage repository that underpins core databases, file stores and research data ; and heavily contribute to the University’s objective of becoming carbon neutral by 2016.

21 March 2013

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Esteem Predicts Mid-Market Managed Services Growth in 2013

Alastair Kitching, Sales and Marketing Director for managed services provider, Esteem, explains why he predicts strong growth in managed services for the mid-market sector in 2013.

3 January 2013

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Esteem Systems Scoops 2 Dell Partner Awards

Dell has awarded Esteem with two prestigious awards – European Partner of the Year Award and UK Partner of the Year Award.

22 December 2012

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Irwin Mitchell Makes £1.7m IT Infrastructure Investment to Enable Global Expansion

Leading law firm, Irwin Mitchell, has awarded a contract to Esteem to provide a £1.7m solution to transform their IT infrastructure.

11 December 2012

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How far is Cloud Computing from Traditional Managed Services?

As IT directors consider taking the ‘plunge’ into cloud computing, Alastair Kitching, Director of IT Managed Services Provider, Esteem, questions how far this ‘plunge’ really is from a traditional managed service model?

6 September 2012

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McGinley Human Resources moves IT to the Cloud to meet market demands

The hosted platform, being delivered by cloud services provider, Esteem Systems, will provide flexibility to cope with the fluctuant recruitment sector and will increase performance whilst reducing overhead costs.

21 August 2012

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Nottingham Building Society Increases Security of Customer Data

Nottingham Building Society has deployed Symantec Appliances and Netbackup software to further heighten the security of their customer data.

8 August 2012

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Collaboration with Esteem helps N8 secure £3.25m of research funding

Esteem, a specialist HPC solutions provider, today announced that the N8 Research Partnership (N8), a consortium of eight universities in the North of England, has deployed a new supercomputer cluster, based on SGI technology.

12 July 2012

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Esteem Takes Home Sales and Marketing Award in National Industry Awards

Esteem claims the Best Marketing Campaign Award in the reseller category of the National CRN Sales & Marketing Awards last night.

22 June 2012

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IT Services Provider shortlisted for three major IT Industry awards

IT Services Provider, Esteem Systems, has been shortlisted as a finalist in three major IT industry awards.

30 May 2012

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Leeds Teaching Hospitals unifies IT infrastructure to reduce costs and improve patient care

Leeds Teaching Hospitals, one of the largest NHS Trusts in the UK with over 14,000 staff, is to simplify its IT infrastructure onto a single platform, saving costs on IT hardware, simplifying IT management and enabling them to deliver better patient care.

11 May 2012

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Bird & Bird fast tracks remote access solution for Olympics 2012

Esteem will implement a global remote access solution to manage Bird & Bird’s global presence and ensure business as usual during the hectic schedule of the Olympics.

18 April 2012

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Esteem Awarded G-Cloud Services Framework Agreement

Esteem has been awarded a contract under the G-Cloud Service Framework Agreement by The Government Procurement Service (GPS), against the hundreds of suppliers bidding to revolutionize public sector ICT.

22 February 2012

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Esteem Recognised by Sunday Times in BuyOut Track 100

This month, the Sunday Times announced their 2012 BuyOut Track 100, in which Esteem Systems ranked at number 65.

16 February 2012

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Esteem Systems Achieves Oracle Partner Specialization For Oracle Exadata Database Machine

14 February 2012

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Esteem records 68% increase in earnings for FY10 to June 11

Esteem Holdings is pleased to report its accounts for June 2010 to June 2011 showing a 68% increase in adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) to £3.8m following its acquisition of Sirvis IT Holdings in July 2010.

10 November 2011

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Esteem Systems helps Knowsley Council reduce IT costs by £500,000

Esteem Systems, one of the UK’s leading IT services providers, has helped Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council lower its IT costs by £500,000 by redesigning its existing Oracle infrastructure and virtualising its Solaris operating system and applications.

25 July 2011

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Linetex ATM Changes Name to Esteem Managed Services Ltd

Linetex Computers Ltd and ATM Ltd, part of specialist managed services group, Esteem, have announced today that they have changed names to become Esteem Managed Services Ltd.

1 July 2011

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Sheffield Hallam University Meets Carbon & Opex Reduction Targets with Compellent Storage

Sheffield Hallam University has chosen Esteem Systems to provide a Compellent storage solution to boost overall storage performance, reduce operational expenditure and lower its carbon footprint by improving utilisation of available storage.

11 October 2010

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Compellent Signs New UK Channel Partner, Esteem Systems

Compellent has boosted its channel presence in the UK with the appointment of its newest business partner, Esteem Systems Ltd.

8 August 2010

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Esteem Systems aims to take turnover to £60m with acquisition of SiRViS IT

Esteem Systems, one of the UK’s leading IT services providers, has today announced it has acquired SiRViS IT Holdings Ltd, which provides IT services and support throughout the UK and Europe.

2 August 2010

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Great Ormond Street Hospital opts for Virtualised Environment

Great Ormond Street Hospital is to virtualise the majority of its server infrastructure with a Citrix and Microsoft based solution from Esteem Systems.

23 February 2010