Our services are designed to provide independent advice and support at every step of your ICT lifecycle; Strategy, Sourcing,
Change Delivery, Service Management and ongoing/after sales support.
Technology is our business, designing and delivering technical services, helping your organisation to concentrate on your own business and customers. Networks, applications, project management, we do all this and more... Your business – like ours – is about keeping your customers happy with what you do. These services are underpinned by the experience and commitment of our team of consultants and technicians, and our strong blend of business, commercial and technical skills.
Working closely with you, we'll make sure technology fits with your business strategy. We'll build services that help make you more productive and, above all, enable you to offer exciting, innovative services to your customers while reducing costs. This is a powerful combination which time and again has been proven to deliver real business value.
Datacentre Relocations and Installations.
Version8 are specialists in dealing with managed relocations of critical IT equipment, data centres, populated racks, servers, pc's and printers. We offer a very flexible relocation services; being involved in the scoping and ordering phase or just on the day.
If your project involves relocation or migration of critical systems the goal of a seamless and trouble free transition is paramount. Version8 are happy to offer advice, help you or take on the responsibility of the project.
Each datacentre relocation that Version8 undertake is fully project managed by one of our specific relocation project managers, each project will have a full worksheet drawn up detailing your exact requirements. These work sheets are individual and result from extensive planning meetings with your IT team and suppliers prior to carrying out the project.
Some of the success criteria we try to establish in advance:
Downtime per server
Consolidation / Virtulisation
Power and Cooling implications
Floor and Rack plans
Cabling plans - we also offer a full re-cabling service
Powering on and pinging servers
We like to see and photograph the equipment that is to be relocated prior to the move to ensure we use the correct moving equipment, but also to
We offer a full company relocation package, Version8 relocate your IT equipment, and take away the risk involved in moving your own IT infrastructure. Version8 can offer a project manager to work with your existing team, additional resources leading up to and including moving day or fully project managed office relocation service. Through experience Version8 have already devised a detailed plan for your office move including:
- Floor/Desk/Seating plans
- Tagging/Labeling of all equipment
- Un/re-installing all equipment
- Testing check sheet
- Project Manager
Version8 project team will provide a full proposal detailing every aspect of the project. This will include any specific recommendations to ensure the smooth running of the project. We use a variety of storage and packing solutions to help protect your system during the transport phase, and are partnered with Schenker Limited a market leader in trade fair and exhibition logistics. We can provide some or all of the following services:
- Goods in Transit Insurance
- Specialist Moving Equipment
- Relocation Crates
- Floor Covers
- Tail Lift Vehicles
- Anti-static bubble wrap / foam boards