Are you looking for a hosted solution that supports your business without compromise?
Whether you are looking for a public or private hosted solution, Professional Advantage can offer you an enterprise class environment with maximum uptime, security and speed with reduced risk and overall costs.
There are many ways an organisation can outsource its infrastructure services and at Professional Advantage we believe the best approach is to think through all options and consider not only what is attractive financially but which option also meets all your requirements.
The different options include:
- Managed on premise
- Managed hosting
- Private cloud hosting
- Virtual private cloud hosting in public cloud
At Professional Advantage we have been providing businesses with specialist infrastructure services for over a decade and as a result we know what businesses need from their infrastructure in order to be successful.
As well as being able to host your infrastructure, our 20 year experience in Microsoft, Infor SunSystems and other business software applications allows us to offer you Software as a Service (SAAS).
Some of the business applications that we can host for you include but are not limited to:
Professional Advantage and our staff are dedicated to supporting your business and as a result strive to be the best. We currently hold the following competencies & certifications:
- Microsoft Gold Collaboration and Content
- Microsoft Silver Server Platform
- Microsoft Cloud Accelerate Partners
- Microsoft Gold Customer Relationship Management
- Microsoft Gold Enterprise Resource Planning
- Microsoft Silver Business Intelligence
PA Hosted (Private Hosting / On-premise managed services)
PA Hosted is an on premise managed service or private hosting solution that is fully customisable, providing a complete environment for core applications and IT services without capital expenditure or a dependency on internal IT. We tailor your private managed cloud to suit your business needs, whilst providing full support which can include desktop and mobile device support.
The PA Hosting Service resides on enterprise-grade architecture comprising:
- Core virtualised server infrastructure solution;
- A shared storage solution utilising a fibre-based Storage Area Network with associated data / system backup & recovery components;
- Redundant Tier-1 firewalls and application layer security delivering tiered security architecture;
- High speed private links with VPN and Web access to those who require it;
- Operating in a fully monitored, Enterprise Grade Data Centre.
Office 365 gives everyone in your business the freedom and flexibility to be more productive wherever they are working because they can access Office from virtually anywhere, across devices, includes business class email with simplified IT.
With Office 365 you can:
- Make it easier to work in teams with online services
- Manage your environment without compromising security
- Customise your personal Office settings
Access Microsoft SharePoint from anywhere, extending your power to collaborate without the associated overhead of managing the infrastructure on your own. Professional Advantage can host Microsoft SharePoint for you in a secure and enterprise class environment. With Professional Advantage you also retain the control you need to meet the requirements of your organisation.
Our track record of delivering projects on time and on budget means you will be assured of a great outcome.
Visit www.pa.com.au/sp2013 to find out the latest in SharePoint 2013!
Microsoft Dynamics CRM
Acquire new customers and maintain existing relationships, plus all the other benefits of Microsoft Dynamics CRM with the added advantages of uncomplicated start up installation or processes. Hosting Microsoft Dynamics CRM through our PA Hosted offering gives you the benefit of leveraging infrastructure at minimised capital investment, fast deployment capabilities and low risk. Whether you are looking to use Microsoft Dynamics CRM straight out of the box or customise the solution to work the way you do Professional Advantage has the experience to deliver on those needs.
Microsoft Dynamics GP
Microsoft Dynamics GP is a business management solution that has been helping businesses run more efficiently for years. With comprehensive out of the box capabilities Microsoft Dynamics GP is available in the cloud and delivered to you with low cost, low risk and fast deployment.
- Professional Advantage Managed Services
- ClubLINKS Virtualisation
ClubLinks were able to improve performance and disaster recovery capabilities while reducing costs with this virtualisation project.
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- UHY Haines Norton
Hosted IT services delivered a complete IT upgrade, increased storage capacity and infrastructure able to grow with the business
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- Albert Smith Industries
By using Hyper-V, ASI Group is saving up to $30,000 annually due to reduced software licensing costs and the freeing up of staff time
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- Sirtex Medical
With a Microsoft Unified Communications System, Sirtex Medical cut major costs and gained the ability to see availability and status of staff regardless of location
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Supporting our customers is an important part of our business, below are some of the general support and maintenance available:
Complete fixed-cost IT management
Worry-free managed services with no hidden costs.
Access to experienced national Helpdesk
Our helpdesk is manned by skilled support engineers with experience in supporting enterprise desktop and server infrastructure.
Proactive and automated incident
Leading-edge monitoring and management software with self-healing capability ensures that your systems continue to run optimally.
Monitoring of all servers and desktop computer
Managed systems are proactively monitored 24x7 and where possible issues resolved before users are affected. Installed software is tracked to ensure compliance with company policies.
Security and tracking of mobile devices
Location tracking and remote wipe capability to avoid loss of confidential company data.
Monthly asset and health reporting
Easy to understand management-level reports.
Quarterly access to a senior consultant for IT strategy planning and monthly onsite scheduled visits by an experienced support engineer.