In this world of rapidly moving Information Technology, it is essential to have a clearly defined approach to transforming and evolving infrastructure platforms.
Each of our consultants has at least 10 years of practical experience across multiple sectors and will ensure that you follow best practice across each stage of your project, from discovery through to the design and delivery stages.
Bluewire helps its clients at various stages of their journey, from concept through to designing the right organisation, processes, tools and data flows, and finally ensuring that the appropriate plans and capabilities are in place to successfully implement your transition plans. Bluewire’s approach will help you in one or more of the following stages:
- Consult: At Bluewire, our first approach provides a current state of the customer’s platform architecture and associated operating model. We identify high operating costs, ineffective capacity management and inflexible platform architecture, we consult and collaborate at a high level to architect compelling technology designs that deliver improved business performance.
- Design: Having formed strong strategic partnerships with all premier hardware and software vendors, Bluewire is able to offer a completely impartial, brand-independent approach. This allows us to deliver Best of Breed IT solutions to your specific business needs. This is because we’ve got the practical, hands-on experience of day-to-day delivery, together with the breadth and depth of knowledge to create solutions that work across all industries.
- Deliver: We understand that logistical excellence and professional service are paramount to deliver efficiently executed supply of IT products and solutions. At Bluewire, we sustain strong partnerships and vender qualifications to offer you the best products available in the market today.
- Manage: The manage approach help customers to overcome the challenges of operating complex IT environments in an ever changing landscape. Delivered through a comprehensive set of services, whether it is providing a 24×7 remote monitoring service, or providing teams of specialist skills to augment existing customer capabilities, our highly experienced consultants are able to assist.
- Support: Through our highly experienced support team, we have the ability to build efficient IT support and managed services solutions for our clients today, but also provide them with the assurance that that we are well-placed to address their requirements for enhancement, growth and innovation in the future.
When first engaging with you we will carry out a kick off meeting to identify the problem, potential issues and current state of the existing environment. We will carry out a workshop to understand the scope, cultural drivers, business goals and challenges.
As an outcome of the following workshop meetings you will typically receive a document outlining our understanding of the issues faced and recommendations moving forward.
- “Current State” and gap analysis
- Recommended road map for your business model
- Business goals and challanges
we provide a future state view of what a business aligned IT architecture and operating model would look like, along with a roadmap defining realistic achievable next steps to meet budget.
In the design phase, Bluewire will scope out the project and deliver a solution to solve the issues identified in previous meetings. A high-level design is produced detailing the deliverables addressing the issue and road map towards the end goal.
The typical outcomes of the design phase are:
- Recommended technologies
- Solution design
- Deployment methodology
This phase will also include and assessment delivery, the “scope of work which will define milestones, deliverables, measures of success and project review dates. We work to this delivery schedule wherever possible and flag to our client where unforeseen factors (ours or the clients) force us to review the plan.
Every engagement we carry out is different, however across our assignments, Bluewire adopt a one to one approach to ensure minimum impact during business operations.
By working with Bluewire you will achieve:
- Reduced risk
- Better decision making
- Knowledge transfer
Bluewire proactively work alongside your IT team to ensure smooth business operation. Whether this is using our 24/7 remote server monitoring service or regular health checks to alert us of any potential system bottlenecks or failures in advance. Our experienced consultants provide the necessary skills in managing your environment to meet within agreed SLA and budget.
Our support services are suited to meet the needs of your business from 1st line support through to 3rd line support ensuring assistance is there when essential.
We can achieve this by:
- Basic helpdesk support
- 24/7 support
- On-site visit
- Remote support