Millennia wins Cloud Hosting Awards 2016

Millennia wins Cloud Hosting Awards 2016

Pictured: Neil Ryan from Nutanix and John Thorpe from Millennia Computer Services Ltd 2016 Cloud Hosting Magazine Awards were held at a gala event at The Cumberland Hotel in London on 20th October 2016. The awards are presented to the winners of each category based on the readers’ online voting and/or the judging panel’s decision. Millennia is proud to announce that it won the category of Cloud Project 2016 for less than 100 employees for the implementation of it’s disaster recovery platform utilising Nutanix. The partnership with Nutanix has ensured that Millennia’s customers have enjoyed 100% availability from the Nutanix platform since its inception in January 2014. The recognition of the new disaster recovery platform installed this summer by the Cloud Hosting Magazine only cements our commitment to Nutanix going forward and provides additional assurance to customers. For more details of the project that led to this win, please download the case paper produced by Nutanix. Give us a call on 0333 335 6780 if you want to know more about the cloud project, our experience with Nutanix or our services.  ...
Millennia’s Up for a Gong!

Millennia’s Up for a Gong!

We are excited to have been notified that were are a finalist in the Cloud Hosting Awards 2016, being held in London on October 20th 2016. Our nomination is for the implementation of our disaster recovery platform utilising Nutanix, and the article summarising our entry is reproduced below. Wish us luck on the night – hopefully we’ll come back winners! Give us a call on 0333 335 6780 if you want to know more about the project, our experience with Nutanix or our services.   Just the ticket     Millennia is a Cloud-enabled managed hosting provider that has simplified and transformed the data centre by building on software-defined technologies. Turning to Nutanix’ Enterprise Cloud solution, Millennia has been able to harness a platform which leverages web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge compute, virtualisation and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution – with the result being an 83% RAM overhead saving across its disaster recovery capabilities. Millennia was one of the first MSPs to adopt Nutanix in the UK. Yorkshire-based hosting company Millennia Computer Services has overhauled the disaster recovery capabilities of its data centre to support the mission critical systems of its leisure and theatre ticketing customers. With many of Millennia’s customers handling terabytes of data and millions of transactions, the company sought a robust DR solution to replace the existing server and storage area network infrastructure in which disparate systems had led to frequent incompatibility and reliability issues which had proven to be time consuming to address. On a tight budget, Millennia originally turned to a low cost Hyper Converged Infrastructure (HCI) vendor, but the...