TechValidate Research on Advanced


Advanced's Hosting Services Case Study

Small Business Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business professional services company is based on a March 2017 survey of Advanced’s Hosting Services customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name withheld to protect their confidentiality.

“We hosted MLC.”

“Advanced has provided us with a level / stable working platform that we can safely build on.”

“We have been able to concentrate on core processes and effectively let the IT run on its own.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Advanced’s Hosting Services:

  • Was looking to address the following challenges when searching for a service provider to host their applications:
    • Focus IT resources on value-added activities related to their business
    • Save money on hardware and other infrastructure
    • Ensure that data and systems are more secure

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Advanced’s Hosting Services that the surveyed company uses:

  • Has outsourced application hosting to Advanced for 3-4 years.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Advanced’s Hosting Services:

  • Has experienced a 16-25% improvement in cost savings from outsourcing their application hosting with Advanced.
  • Has saved money in the following areas by hosting applications with Advanced:
    • Regulations and compliance
    • Having a reliable service and reduced operational risk
  • Agrees that Advanced’s hosting services makes them feel more secure about their systems and data.
  • Agrees that since moving to Advanced’s hosting services, their IT team can keep pace with business growth.
  • Has experienced the following benefit since outsourcing their application hosting:
    • Accessible services for staff




About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of Advanced by TechValidate.

TechValidate verifies the identity and organizational affiliation of all participants that contribute to published research data. When research participants so desire, we also guarantee their anonymity so that they may share information honestly and freely.


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