Softcat has selected the WHIPTAIL INVICTA silicon storage array to power over 1,000 seats on its internal virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), as well as the scalable, performance storage backbone at the heart of the reseller’s managed service offering.
If you - like we do - keep a close eye on the IT press these days, then you’ll probably have noticed that the data center has been dominating headlines for the past few weeks.
Softcat has pulled together its network and security divisions to form a new ‘network and security team’ that has expertise in both of these fields. In identifying and addressing the overlap between these two product areas, the IT provider can now offer its customers a single point of contact for all network and security projects.
Today, Softcat has been shortlisted for both the Huawei Customer Focus Award and the Croner Employer of the Year Award at this year’s National Business Awards in partnership with Orange. Softcat is a leading provider of software licensing, hardware, security and related IT services.
Softcat’s turnover has reached £300m, just as its financial year draws to a close. Its impressive rate of growth shows no sign of abating: it was just one year ago that the IT provider burst through the £200m revenue barrier with a full-year turnover figure of £219m.
The Lenovo Growth Partner of the Year award this year goes to Softcat. The IT provider, headquartered in Buckinghamshire, is achieving faster year-on-year growth than any of computer hardware company Lenovo’s other partners.
HP has added Softcat to the select list of cloud service providers that satisfy the requirements of its CloudAgile partner programme.
Indications are that Microsoft’s next release of its server operating system will bring consolidation both in terms of the available editions and the associated licensing.
Softcat is giving its customers advance warning that road closures will delay some of its deliveries in London during the Olympic Games. In the meantime, it is working with dedicated courier firms to arrange same-day deliveries for critical orders.
Today, Softcat Limited announced it has been selected as a finalist for the Microsoft Software Asset Management Market Acceleration Partner of the Year Award.