The relocation of its new London headquarters provided the Client with the opportunity to rethink how technology supports the workplace and can drive efficiency. PTS Consulting provided the client with IT and AV consultancy as well as Content Management services to assist with the creation of the attractive, future-proof space the Client envisioned.
PTS developed a Target Operating Model for the Insurance Company, providing a deeper insight into the current modus operandi and highlights the key challenges facing IT in the future. PTS's comprehensive approach will enable the Client to prepare for future challenges and minimise the risks involved, increasing confidence in the IT team.
PTS performed an IT Service Desk Maturity assessment for the insurance firm, highlighting opportunities for improvement. PTS issued the Client with a strategic roadmap for the service desk transformation programme that detailed benefits and potential risks to facilitate the decision-making process.
Bank of New York Mellon
Collaborating with BNY Mellon, PTS ensured the successful delivery of 17 migration events of 200 business applications without disruption and a new Data Centre environment that enables the Client to deliver the highest levels of service to its customers. At the 2013 DatacentreDynamics EMEA Awards Ceremony, the project won 'Data Centre Special Assignment team of the Year.
PTS' AV Consultants designed the theatre and presentation systems for the Great Court project. New facilities include projection systems to support presentations ranging from theatrical performances to scientific lectures and film previews. The theatre spaces have been extremely successful and have since hosted events from major international figures such as Nelson Mandela & Bill Clinton.
PTS designed and oversaw the delivery of the Physical Security system for Coca-Cola's new European Headquarters. The systems PTS developed optimised security while avoiding oppressive procedures and the tired, layered strategy ensures the Client has an enjoyable and safe environment or its staff and visitors.
PTS Consulting provided the Client, who was in the process of refurbishing existing office space, with a high-level design for a cabling solution robust enough to meet the needs of various business groups. The cabling solutions provided an enhanced level of functionality and operation, and mobility has increased on the site.
Daiwa Capital Markets
The Client utilised PTS's expertise and experience in the Asia-Pacific region to help select a new Data Centre services provider. PTS provided independent advice and support during the procurement process negotiating with suppliers on the Client's behalf, achieving significant cost savings for the Client and accelerating the selection process.
PTS designed and operated a project structure tasked with developing a Data Centre strategy and financial model to assist the Client team with decision-making. The independent advice offered by PTS ensured the Client could confidently make large-scale critical business decisions within the time constraints.
DP World: London Gateway
PTS Consulting acted as security and risk assessments consulting to the development of a deep water port covering 6.1 square kilometres. PTS designed an overall security strategy that would optimise integrity of the port and facilitate the work of the Home Office UK Border Agency.
Edinburgh St James
PTS Consulting conducts a Threat, Vulnerability and Risk Assessment (TVRA) to help mitigate the security risks to the Edinburgh St James Development. Having conducted a comprehensive analysis, PTS then recommended some control measures, promoting an integrated electronic security system to meet the challenges of the 21st-century site.
PTS assists dunnhumby to transform a Grade II listed former car garage into a modern, agile and collaborative environment. Through the provision, of IT, Security and AV consultancy, PTS ensured the new environment would be able to support current and future IT requirements. Staff can now expect to work seamlessly across various spaces throughout a secure office environment.
Fir Tree Partners
PTS Managed Services provided full-scale, end-to-end IT support, providing 24-hour service desk support and daily onsite support as well as virtual CTO planning and strategy services. By engaging with PTS, Fir Tree Partners implemented many innovative technologies including the full virtualisation of its environment.
PTS was engaged to assist with the design and installation of the new IT infrastructure as the Financial Times refurbished its headquarters. All work was carried out in a 'Business-as-Usual' environment and enabled the FT to embrace improved facilities including VoIP technology and adopt more mobile working practices.
Heriot Watt University
PTS Provides Heriot-Watt University with a comprehensive review of its Wide Area Network (WAN) making appropriate recommendations to allow the University to extend services in Malaysia. The technical recommendations provided by PTS took into consideration the University's overall strategic vision and had enabled the university to enhance links to its global campuses.
The AV-rich customer experience centre features various high-spec AV solutions including three large interactive touchscreen devices and an interactive server gallery for interactive demonstrations, and an 8-metre high video wall suspended from the ceiling.
PTS assisted KVH to develop a business strategy and carry out testing and commissioning for its greenfield Data Centre in the CHIBA Prefecture, Japan. PTS unique approach to testing and commissioning management resulted in a rigorously tested system ensuring the Client could be confident in the security of power and cooling to the Data Centre.
PTS established a common cabling infrastructure system for the London Aquatics Centre and Velodrome and designed the Data Centre for the London 2012 Olympics. Resiliency was crucial to ensure IT services were delivered as expected not just for the duration of the games but their legacy uses too.
PTS liaised closely with Markel and the project teams to ensure a clear delivery plan was in place and provided clear communication from start to finish. PTS successfully identified how enhancements to Markel's IT infrastructure could improve working practices and support mobility.
PTS Managed Services supports the Client by providing a 24/7, global, follow-the-sun service desk, remote support and Infrastructure as a Service to help the Client and its employees on a day-to-day basis. The bespoke service means the Client's team can call from any location in the world and expect to speak to a friendly technician on the PTS Service Desk for assistance.
PTS assists the Client with creating a collaborative, innovative and award-winning working and trading environment, designing the AV components and providing IT Project Management to support the ambitious relocation project. The Client was able to achieve all its project goals regarding technology, performance, innovation and sustainability.
PTS Consulting assists a global German Bank with the relocation of its Asia-Pacific Headquarters to a new, modern office space. PTS provided consultancy with regards to the IT Infrastructure, Physical Security and AV Designs to ensure a successful relocation to the new premises.
With expertise in Converged Technology solutions, PTS supported the Client with regards to the IT, Physical Infrastructure and AV elements of the project. PTS worked alongside the architect to ensure the technology solutions would fit in with the high-end office design and provide the required functionality allowing the Client to communicate globally with ease.
Scotiabank engaged PTS to conduct a STARS Assessment on two of its Toronto Data Centres. PTS's STARS technicians reviewed all aspects of the location, through to operational and security process before issuing a comprehensive report and providing the Client with an overall rating of the sites helping the Client to address potential risks and issues.
Sheltair Aviation successfully executed their Business Continuity strategy ensuring all business critical platforms and applications essential to flight operations could continue as normal during Hurricane Irma.
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
SMBC required assistance from PTS to set up a new office in the Middle East. As SMBC's 'eyes and ears' on the ground, PTS provided providing commercial and project management support, assisting with the set-up of the lease, and the selection of contractors and technology for the new workplace. Contributing significantly to the cost management, SMBC's CFO and CIO were unanimous in declaring the project a success.
Singapore Sports Hub
PTS provided the Client with an independent viewpoint during the IT outsourcing process. PTS prepared tender documents and contracts and provided assistance during the evaluation process. With specialist knowledge of PPP projects, PTS was able to select an IT outsource partner best suited to the Client's specific needs, ensuring that the Client can be confident its IT service and support needs will be met.
University of St Andrews
An independent Data network review completed by PTS enabled the University of St Andrews to deliver a best in class Data Network to support current and future operations. PTS engaged with key stakeholder and evaluated the findings before providing the University with an objective view on how the network could be further enhanced.
University of Cambridge
PTS Consulting assisted the University of Cambridge with the creation of an IT Service Portfolio and Service Catalogue for its University Information Service (UIS) department. Working closely with the UIS resources and consulting end-user communities, PTS ensured the end-result, a single source of information about available IT services, was user-friendly and easy to use. The development of policies and processes will ensure the service Portfolio and Catalogue, based on ITIL best practice will remain up-to-date.
Weight Watchers International was seeking an Information Technology Consultant to provide IT Consulting and Design Services for their office relocation in New York City. PTS formed a close partnership with the client’s IT professionals, ensuring the relocation to a new office was a success.
PTS's AV and Security consultants provided the technical expertise required to help the Client create a new modern and secure workspace. New AV solutions implemented in each meeting space provide a consistent user experience, and digital signage helps the Client efficiently circulate internal communications. The security solutions and control rooms provide the Client with a secure yet agile solution that integrates with other enterprise systems including printing and scanning services.
With the assistance of PTS Consulting, Zurich Insurance undertook a Digital Transformation and Transition of its existing Regional Data Centre and IT services, located within its Head Office in Hong Kong to a new hosted colocation facility.