- Rackspace Expertise migrated Brooks Macdonald Group to new non-public cloud structure following decade of enterprise progress
- Brooks Macdonald moved its Microsoft Workplace 365 licensing to Rackspace Expertise and engaged Rackspace Managed Safety Providers for improved safety and compliance
LONDON, Could 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rackspace Technology® (NASDAQ: RXT), a number one end-to-end multicloud expertise options firm, has enabled Brooks Macdonald, a UK and worldwide funding administration companies supplier, to undertake a safe managed non-public cloud structure.
After a decade of great progress, Brooks Macdonald mandated Rackspace Expertise to handle and optimise its IT structure. The corporate now makes use of Rackspace Managed Cloud, a personal cloud providing from Rackspace Expertise.
The migration challenge has streamlined operations by decreasing Brooks Macdonald’s variety of expertise companions and suppliers, and additional streamlined the agency’s IT companies by taking cost of its Microsoft Workplace 365 licensing. Brooks Macdonald has additionally engaged Rackspace Managed Safety Providers to boost its safety and compliance.
For 24x7x365 safety towards superior persistent threats, Brooks Macdonald now leverages Rackspace Expertise’s Proactive Detection and Response companies. The brand new safety resolution, paired with its non-public cloud structure, gives a single pane view, supporting a extra holistic strategy for monitoring exercise and assessing threats.
Caroline Abbondanza, Group CTO at Brooks Macdonald, mentioned: “Having a accomplice like Rackspace Expertise provides us the peace of mind that we’ve visibility of any on-line threats that may come our method. In Rackspace Expertise, we’ve discovered a trusted accomplice to assist us on our expertise journey.”
Tim Lovejoy, VP Authorities and Non-public Cloud, EMEA at Rackspace Expertise mentioned: “Brooks Macdonald’s current infrastructure had grown quickly and consequently wanted streamlining. It was necessary for us to design an answer that helps future scalability and elasticity, whereas sustaining excessive ranges of safety and compliance, and we’re excited to work collectively on the subsequent phases of Brooks Macdonald’s cloud journey.”
Sooner or later, Brooks Macdonald plans to discover additional companies with Rackspace Expertise, together with the potential addition of public cloud to allow the corporate to function in a multicloud setting.
About Rackspace Expertise
Rackspace Expertise is a number one end-to-end multicloud expertise companies firm. We will design, construct and function our clients’ cloud environments throughout all main expertise platforms, no matter expertise stack or deployment mannequin. We accomplice with our clients at each stage of their cloud journey, enabling them to modernize functions, construct new merchandise and undertake progressive applied sciences.
About Brooks Macdonald Group
Brooks Macdonald Group plc, via its numerous subsidiaries, gives main funding administration companies within the UK and internationally. The Group, which was based in 1991 and started buying and selling on AIM in 2005, had discretionary Funds beneath Administration of £15.6 billion as at 31 March 2021.
Brooks Macdonald gives a variety of funding administration companies to non-public excessive web price people, pension funds, establishments, charities and trusts. The Group additionally gives monetary planning in addition to worldwide funding administration, and acts as fund supervisor to a variety of onshore and worldwide funds.
The Group has twelve workplaces throughout the UK and the Channel Islands together with London, East Anglia, Hampshire, Leamington Spa, Leeds, Manchester, Taunton, Tunbridge Wells, Scotland, Wales, Jersey and Guernsey.
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