The Ironside Group invites you to reduce the burden on your IT and accelerate your time to value by hosting your IBM Cognos Business Analytics application on our cloud computing environment.

When an organization begins to embark upon a Business Analytics initiative, they face several challenges including budget, lack of experienced resources and negotiations between the line of business and an overburdened IT department. In an effort to bridge the gap between line of business and IT, reduce the total cost of ownership and accelerate the time to value, The Ironside Group now offers a scalable, secure and reliable enterprise class cloud computing environment.

We provide customizable service offerings that can be designed to fit the specific needs of any organizations, beginning with our Managed Platform Services. Our MPS offering provides enterprise on-demand scalable provisioning of IT services including applications, security, servers, and storage to address all the necessary components (from OS to DB) to host your IBM Business Analytics Solution. Your environment will be hosted in a SAS 70 certified Public Cloud with appropriate physical security to protect your valuable information assets.

We also offer a full Managed Application Service. Our MAS offering provides the hosting of the OS platform including supporting applications; as well as the management and administration of your complete business analytics platform. Our offerings can be all-inclusive or ala carte customizable to your needs and requirements. Along with the hosting we also provide a flexible licensing model where we provide licensing of the software or you can use your existing licenses. The MAS also allows access and participation of Ironside’s expert Cognos Architects, many with over 10 years of Enterprise experience implanting Cognos solutions in some of the countries largest companies and Cognos implementations.

Please reach out to us today for further information on how we can craft a solution that reduces your total cost of ownership and administration while providing greater capability, performance and flexibility.

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