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Distributor turns to Trusted Adviser for Data Center Migration

Distributor turns to Trusted Adviser for Data Center Migration

A large, decades-old food and beverage distribution company that serves the southwestern United States had plans to move its corporate data center off-site to a 3rd party data center. But their CIO had the uneasy feeling that their IT organization, including compute, network, storage, database, mainframe, operations, and the applications team, weren’t working from the…

SD-WAN Delivers Perfect Solution, Cost Savings

SD-WAN Delivers Perfect Solution, Cost Savings

A global software company that specializes in employee benefits solutions wanted to reduce the inherent complexity that came from managing their wide area network, especially as it pertains to their ninety-plus (90+) branch offices. They turned to GDT, their longtime technology solutions provider and partner, and its talented solutions architects and engineers that manage their…

AWS Cloud Assessment Uncovers Best Practices Concerns

AWS Cloud Assessment Uncovers Best Practices Concerns

An entertainment corporation that distributes interactive television and audio programming to over 10 million subscribers nationwide, suspected their prior AWS Cloud migration, conducted in-house by their IT staff, wasn’t implemented to deliver the results they had hoped it would accomplish. They turned to GDT’s AWS Cloud experts to conduct an assessment and determine the level…

Software Adoption on a Global Scale

Software Adoption on a Global Scale

A large, multi-national oil & gas corporation whose offices span the globe needed help understanding how to partition, organize and track the utilization of Cisco software licensing throughout its organization, numbered at well over 10,000 employees. Cisco’s Smart Software Licensing A couple of years ago, Cisco introduced smart licensing, a cloud-based software license management tool…

GDT’s Smart Net Total Care Practice – A Holistic Approach

GDT’s Smart Net Total Care Practice – A Holistic Approach

Asset Inventory on a global scope A leading global communications corporation that specializes in providing customized solutions and services to the oil & gas industry needed help identifying thousands of segmented assets throughout the world. They turned to GDT, one of the few network integrators that maintains a practice of highly-tenured professionals whose sole focus…

Business Growth Dreams, Network Growth Nightmares

Business Growth Dreams, Network Growth Nightmares

A national aviation company that provides business and personal travel services at sixty (60) locations from coast to coast needed immediate help with an IT infrastructure that had rapidly grown due to several acquisitions and mergers. The company’s small IT department―along with an IT consultant they’d hired―soon found that the expanded IT infrastructure was too…

Entertainment and Dining Co. Looks to Enhance POS Security

Entertainment and Dining Co. Looks to Enhance POS Security

An entertainment company that features a unique, family-friendly experience at its nine (9) U.S.-based locations needed help ensuring their need for a more secure solution wouldn’t interfere with its Office 365 migration. Added security, no downtime The customer reached out to GDT’s Azure Cloud experts because they required an additional layer of infrastructural security without…

National Satellite Provider Turns to GDT for Cloud Optimization

National Satellite Provider Turns to GDT for Cloud Optimization

A national, satellite-based distributor of audio, video and interactive services was highly dissatisfied with their AWS Cloud architecture and environment. They turned to the GDT AWS Cloud practice team to help them “understand what they didn’t understand” concerning their existing AWS Cloud environment. The client’s first order of business–education The customer reached out to GDT’s…

Data Center Overhaul, Tight Deadline

Data Center Overhaul, Tight Deadline

An award-winning, leading provider of digital certificates, authentication and encryption solutions found itself growing through acquisition, and, as a result, immediately outgrowing its existing data center infrastructure. They needed a robust design with an implementation time frame that could only be met by one (1) network integrator―GDT. Quick Analysis, Faster Implementation In just three (3)…

Entertainment Venue Filling Seats, but Losing Sales

Entertainment Venue Filling Seats, but Losing Sales

A 9-location entertainment company that produces events in an arena-like atmosphere was losing money due to poor connectivity for their point-of-sale (POS) devices and printers. GDT investigated their current infrastructure, and determined their hardware and configuration was designed for an indoor office environment and couldn’t support POS. GDT’s attention to detail and the team’s ability…