brightsolid has a proven track record in delivering highly available services that our business requires now, and in the future
Scottish Widows, Lloyds Banking Group
Our ‘infrastructure as a service’ immediately provided us with more resiliency and scalablility than we could have ever provided ourselves
Ian McIntyre, Programme Manager, NHS Health Scotland
Scotland’s Census 2011
Secure cloud hosting
brightsolid were honored to be chosen as the Governments digital partner for Scotlands’ 2011 census. Proud to be such an integral part of the first Scottish Census available online, we helped make the venture a reality by hosting and managing the project in our data centres from our dedicated cloud servers. The high profile project was completed on time, within budget and to Government impact security level 4.
Read how we designed the technical solution, coped with extreme levels of traffic and met the submission deadline.Download PDF
NHS Health Scotland
Business critical applications
brightsolid provide a variety of business driving technologies of which the Microsoft Communication Suite is one.
Learn how NHS Health Scotland moved to a more collaborative way of working across and beyond their organisational boundaries by improving audience engagement and business productivity whilst adopting a more innovative, flexible working practice through cloud collaboration technology.Download PDF
The British Newspaper Archive
Big data and dedicated cloud servers
Every day we digitse enough newspaper records to cover an entire football pitch, enabling British Citizens, for the first time, to access the full British Newspaper Archive online, from anywhere, at any time.
“I’m delighted that the British Library and brightsolid are working together to transform access to the nation’s published memory. It’s a great example of public and private sectors collaborating to deliver something neither party could have done themselves.” Ed Vaizey, MP, Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries.
Read the full story of the UK’s largest ever digtisation project here.Download PDF
SPX: Clyde Union Pumps
Cloud delivered resource management for the enterprise
A centre of excellence in Pump Technology, Hydraulic Design and Engineering, SPX required a cloud hosted ERP platform that delivered ultimate levels of resiliency and availability.
Here brightsolid demonstrate how we work with partners to deliver end to end cloud solutions that are both cost performant and operationally excellent.Download PDF
brightsolid has delivered consistently throughout the many projects we have worked on. They have a very flexible approach to how they work with us and their technical knowledge is second to none
Scott Noble, E-Commerce Development, Standard Life
The solution provided by brightsolid has been highly reliable with almost 100% availability over the last 24 months. This has been backed by a professional support service, brightsolid understand our business and proactively engage with us
Steve Watt, CIO, University of StAndrews
Nationwide Building Society
Gold Banking Standards in online security and availability
brightsolid are proud to be chosen by some of the countries leading financial organisations to host their data and critical IT infrastructures. Nationwide Building Society work with us to accelerate the speed of their banking services to market, facilitating growth whilst ensuring their digital communications platforms are, at all times, available, resilient and secure.
Here you can read how brightsolid deliver a fully managed web hosting solution from our UK data centres that enables 100% availability.Download PDF
Data migration and embracing the cloud
findmypast.co.uk is home to the UK’s largest collection of historical family records and makes these available online for customers to research their family history.
Read how brightsolid transferred 3 terabytes of data to a secure, fully managed cloud infrastructure hosted in our data centres. This project delivered the findmypast.co.uk team IT support and confidence that their 750 million plus records were in safe hands.Download PDF
The University of StAndrews
Award winning innovation in IT infrastructure
Last year brightsolid were delighted to announce that our customer and innovation partner Steve Watt, CIO of StAndrews University won ‘IT Leader of the Year’ at the Scottish ICT Awards in Glasgow.
Steve was recognised for his contribution and commitment to the strategic development of public sector infrastructure and communication platforms. brightsolid helped Steve and his team deliver, in cloud, one of the Univeristies highest profile applications that improved communication and collaboration whilst streamlining the delivery of ICT services.
Learn how StAndrews used innovation cloud technology to deliver transformational IT services to their staff and studentDownload PDF
Virtual private servers and dedicated cloud environments
Fife Council are one of many customers to take advantage of our virtual private servers (VPS). VPS offers customers private cloud environments that are extremely cost performant. Being the third largest council body in Scotland, it was important for Fife to chose the right web hosting partner to ensure their service to citizens and staff was secure and available at all times.
Fife Council have been recognised as one the top local authority websites in Scotland by SOITM, read how they have achieved this whilst lowering their ownership costs.Download PDF
NHS: National Services Scotland
Social collaboration and networking for the enterprise
brightsolid provide customers with Gartner recognised social collaboration application, MangoApps, securely from our dedicated servers. MangoApps, delivered securely in cloud, enables organisations to safely and successfully share knowledge and information, improving communication and cohesion to get things done faster and smarter.
NHS NSS adopted Mango at the start of this year. Since then, brightsolid have been working closely with NSS to roll Mango out to 500 users.
“I have found the team at brightsolid to be proactive, collaborative and responsive to customer suggestions. I am very happy with the consistent high level of service and ongoing support I have received.”
Nichola Huey, Digital Engagement Programme Manager, National Services ScotlandDownload PDF