Overview: Common wide area network upgrade divided into three segments: network and security enhancements, SCADA DMZ and Active Directory, including infrastructure relating to AD.
Key technologies: Cisco, Citrix, Microsoft
Customer said: “The key business driver for this project was improved security and increased organisational capability. By UXC thinking outside the square and improving on our original high-level designs, innovative new technology was used to exceed the minimum requirements and position Melbourne Water to take better advantage of existing systems.” - Shane Drieberg, Senior Project Manager, Melbourne Water
Read more: UXC Connect segregates Melbourne Water's IT and industrial networks to protect against cyber threats
Overview: After remediation of CCFSA’s IT infrastructure, the next challenge was to provide a best-of-breed business continuity solution.
Key technology: Datto
Customer said: “CCFSA selected Datto as our business continuity provider based on the quality of the solution presented. In the following months, a staff member followed the link on a well-crafted and convincing email. CryptoLocker spread through our network. The business continuity plan developed by Geek was implemented. Within three hours all services were fully functional, even though almost all of the business had been affected. Datto just paid for itself.” - Marie Paterson, Director Operations and Finance, CCFSA
Read more: Adelaide MSP Geek prevents Cryptolocker disaster with Civil Contractors Federation South Australia
Overview: Implemented gateway defences to ensure malicious traffic was analysed at the network border and halted in its tracks or cleaned before entering the internal network.
Key technology: Check Point Software Technologies
Customer said: “We were very pleased with the attention to detail that Sententia has provided to the project and completing the project under budget and ahead of time.” - Ruly Sutedja, National Information Systems Manager, Fredon
Vendor said: “Given Fredon’s unique requirements and Sententia’s reputation for customised services offerings, the two organisations seemed like a natural fit.” - Jamie Anderson, Check Point Software Technologies
Overview: Consolidation of 100-plus disparate endpoint security management systems into a central multi-tenanted, hosted service capable of sharing threat intelligence between tenants, protecting against targeted attacks.
Key technology: McAfee
Customer said: “Without SecureWare’s expert guidance, we would never have been able to get where we are today. When it comes to endpoint coverage and protection, we are now on the front foot and haven’t had a Ransomware outbreak in six months. With McAfee Endpoint Security, we have more visibility, more coverage, and more customer confidence than we have had in 12 years” - Simon Sigre, Network Lead
Read more: SecureWare delivers endpoint security to Catholic Education South Australia with McAfee
Overview: Upgrading data centre infrastructure, relocating all critical systems to co-located facility and implementing a cloud-based business continuity solution.
Key technologies: Datto, Fujitsu
Customer said: “We engaged Powernet to map out what would be our last infrastructure project as they take us through a cloud-first strategy. We have now moved all live systems into the NextDC data centre, we’re backing up to the cloud via Datto and we have access to an array of services that will put us in a great position for the future.” - Michael Howlett, General Manager of Business Improvement, Ventura Bus Lines
For more than a century, Brother has won recognition as a brand synonymous with delivering product innovation and customer satisfaction. A Japanese company founded in 1908, Brother has 19 production facilities and 43 sales companies operating in 41 countries in different regions today.
Brother is now a leading business brand that produces quality innovative products for the print and imaging, labelling, mobility and sewing markets. Key products include laser printers, laser and inkjet Multi-Function Centres (MFCs), scanners, mobile printers, labellers, and a wide range of home and industrial sewing machines. A trusted brand worldwide that believes in the "Customer First" approach in all aspects of our business, Brother has continuously met the varied needs of our customers through our comprehensive range of quality business solutions.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Hyperconvergence: the path to IT transformation
The hyperconverged space is growing considerably in the Australian and New Zealand market. Our customers in ANZ already recognise hyperconvergence as the next step for their wider IT architecture. They are going beyond traditional use cases for hyperconvergence – VDI and ROBO deployments. Instead, they see hyperconvergence as a viable replacement for their traditional server and SAN environment, and as a simpler way to manage and deploy their IT. Speed, simplicity, flexibility, and cost are all key drivers for a hyperconverged infrastructure. With HPE, customers can realise all of these benefits, regardless of their size or vertical market orientation.
Huawei is a leading information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider serving 45 of the world’s top 50 telecom operators. In Australia, Huawei creates around 600 jobs and works with all major Australian operators. We provide enterprise ICT solutions and mobile devices across the globe and half of the Australian population already use some sort of Huawei product for their telecommunications needs. Huawei’s products and solutions have been deployed in over 170 countries and support the communications needs of one third of the world’s population.
For more information, please visit: www.huawei.com.au, follow us on Twitter @HuaweiOZ or visit us on YouTube at www.YouTube.com/HuaweiOZ.
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable more than 345,000 business and public sector customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.
For more information, visit www.sap.com.
Successful partnerships between organisations enable the development of new capabilities, access to new ideas, faster innovation and quicker times to market. Telstra ICT Partners are seeing returns in the form of increased profitability, new customer acquisition, new product development, enhancement of their capabilities and entry into new markets.
The Telstra Partner Program can help you see the power behind partnerships that enables you and your business to gain advantages in this hyper-competitive environment. Telstra is the partner you need to grow your customer base, accelerate your profit and create demand for your brand throughout Australia.
Veeam® has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ with solutions that help organisations meet recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for all applications and data, through a fundamentally new kind of solution that delivers high-speed recovery, data loss avoidance, verified recoverability, leveraged data and complete visibility.
The Veeam ProPartner Program provides Resellers with the expertise to position, sell and implement Veeam solutions to our mutual customer base. To learn more, visit www.veeam.com/propartner.
Veeam also offers its award-winning software to hosting, cloud and managed service providers through the Veeam Cloud & Service Provider program. For more information, visit www.veeam.com/service-providers.
VMware is a leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility. Built on VMware's industry-leading virtualization technology, our solutions deliver a brave new model of IT that is fluid, instant and more secure. Customers can innovate faster by rapidly developing, automatically delivering and more safely consuming any application. With 2014 revenues of $6 billion, VMware has more than 500,000 customers and 75,000 partners.
The company is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices throughout the world and can be found online at www.vmware.com
Arrow ECS ANZ provide specialised, technical-service orientated distribution and support for technologies that drive innovation. We provide partners and end users with solutions that solve modern business challenges through our leading technology solutions; technical pre and post-sales support, our flexible finance options, market development and other channel services. We don’t simply distribute technology, we translate it into tangible business benefits. That’s how we offer our partners the ultimate channel experience.
Learn more about Arrow ECS ANZ at ecs-anz.arrow.com.
CA Technologies helps customers succeed in a future where every business—from apparel to energy—is being rewritten by software. From planning to development to management to security, at CA we create software that fuels transformation for companies in the application economy. With CA software at the center of their IT strategy, organizations can leverage the technology that changes the way we live—from the data center to the mobile device. Our software and solutions help our customers thrive in the new application economy by delivering the means to deploy monitor and secure their applications and infrastructure.
Explore the CA solutions that can help power your future at www.ca.com
Datto protects essential business data for tens of thousands of the world’s fastest growing companies. Our Total Data Protection platform delivers uninterrupted access to data on site, in transit and in the cloud. Through Datto’s network of partners, we provide forward-looking technology companies with products and services designed to continually keep business running, combined with unrivalled customer service and unmatched accountability. Datto is headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut, and has offices in Rochester, Boston, Toronto, London, Singapore, and Sydney.
Learn more at www.datto.com
HP Inc. creates technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere. Through our portfolio of printers, PCs, mobile devices, solutions, and services, we engineer experiences that amaze. With a strong channel presence across Australia, HP Inc key priority is the success of our partner community. We continue to look at ways we can pair our technologies with our partners capabilities to deliver fantastic solutions to our collective customers
Ingram Micro Australia is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ingram Micro Inc, and Australia’s largest distributor of technology products.
As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro delivers expertise in technology solutions, mobility, cloud, and supply chain solutions, enabling its business partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. Representing over 130 vendors to a network of more than 8,500 active Australian resellers, Ingram Micro helps business realise the promise of technology. Headquartered in Sydney, Ingram Micro Australia has offices in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth, and Advanced Logistics Centre in Sydney.
For more information see au.ingrammicro.com
Born out of the desire to fulfil a rapidly changing telecommunication space, Mia Distribution found its beginning as PABX Warehouse – Australia.
Mia Distribution, quickly gained notoriety as an efficient one stop shop with a complete product offering, it wasn’t long before some of the industry’s leading vendors sought local knowledge, strategic vision and market understanding to partner with one of the regions fastest growing telecommunications distributors.
A drive and passion to meet the demands of the channel, with the understanding of learning the channels requirements, is the company’s core focus.
Nimble Storage is the leader in predictive cloud infrastructure. Its Predictive Cloud Platform gives users the fastest, most reliable access to data. By combining predictive analytics with flash storage, IT teams radically simplify operations in their data centre and in the cloud. Over 10,000 customers in virtually every industry rely on Nimble Storage to power their businesses.
We Eliminate the App-Data Gap
When your applications slow down, you’ve hit the app-data gap. Faster storage alone isn’t enough, because 54% of issues are not directly caused by storage.
To close the app-data gap and radically simplify operations you need the unique capabilities of our Predictive Cloud Platform: Predictive analytics to prevent issues; and Multicloud flash fabric for freedom of choice.
Find out more at www.nimblestorage.com and follow us on Twitter: @NimbleStorage