Headquarters Staines, Middlesex Key people Products Mark Fowle (CEO), Simon Hansford (VP Service Strategy and Marketing, Paul Howard (CFO), Paul Morris (VP, Client Service Delivery) Critical Application Hosting IT Infrastructure & Operations SaaS Provider for ISV’s 200+ www.attenda.net Employees Website Attenda is a UK-based specialist managed services solutions provider.
It was founded in 1997 by co-founders Mark Fowle (CEO) and Simon Hansford (VP Service Strategy and Marketing), David Godwin and Neal Gandhi with the aim of hosting and maintaining its clients’ IT systems so they could focus on the strategic projects rather than day-to-day operation of their IT infrastructure. Attenda is registered in the UK as Attenda Limited currently employing over 200 people in its offices in Staines, Middlesex, with three UK data centres. Business model Attenda’s business model is based upon Attenda M.O. – a shared operations platform that integrates people, process and technology to deliver high availability service levels at a cost that is amortised across Attenda’s client base. Critical application hosting and cloud services Attenda’s Critical Application Hosting Service covers Enterprise Applications, Web Applications and Messaging & Collaboration systems.
Furthermore, Attenda’s IT infrastructure and Operations extend from the computer room and to complete adhering data centre to ITIL ISO 20000 certified IT Service Management System standards.
Attenda are also single and multi-tenanted SaaS providers to independent software vendors (ISVs) as well as Cloud (Infrastructure as a Service) platform providers.
Attenda’s clients include: BIW Technologies, bmi, Microsoft, the National Health Service, St James’s Place and Travelodge. Attenda 425 Acquisitions Attenda acquired Manchester-based IFL in May 2007, a company which provided co-location services to SME businesses in northwest England. References     http:/ / h71028.
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Html Further reading • Best Companies Guide http://www.bestcompaniesguide.co.uk/company_profile.
Aspx?CompanySurveyID=44021 • Attenda announces ‘next-gen’ cloud platform http://www.sns-uk.co.uk/news_full.php?id=16015& title=Attenda-announces-%91next-gen%92-cloud-platform • Bmi hosts at Attenda http://www.biwtech.com/cp_root/h/Media_Centre/BIW_hosts_at_Attenda/295/ • Interview with Simon Hansford of Attenda at IP Expo http://www.thestoragearchitect.com/2010/10/21/ interview-with-simon-hansford-of-attenda-at-ip-expo/ • Managing RFU’s Business Critical Websites http://www.rfu.com/AboutTheRFU/Sponsors/Attenda • SaaS Directory http://www.saasdir.co.uk/search/profile.aspx?spid=16401 • SAP UK Hosting Partner http://www.sap.com/uk/partners/categories/hosting/attenda.epx • Real Wire Press Release http://www.realwire.com/releases/ Attenda-is-first-Local-SAP-Partner-to-gain-new-SAP-Cloud-Accreditation • Microsoft Pinpoint http://pinpoint.microsoft.com/en-GB/PartnerDetails.aspx?PartnerId=4295486303 • Attenda Wins EMEA and Global VMware Award http://www.tophosts.com/articles/009810.html • Reflective Solutions http://www.stresstester.com/partners_strategic.php • Attenda underpins the infrastructure for Microsoft HealthVault UK launch http://www.prohealthservicezone.
Com/Customisation/News/IT_and_Communications_in_Healthcare/IT_services/ Attenda_underpins_the_infrastructure_for_Microsoft_HealthVault_UK_launch.asp • Sourcewire: Sun Shines on Attenda http://www.sourcewire.com/releases/rel_display.php?relid=19537 • Attenda and Bluefin Solutions partner to deliver Affinity for SAP customers http://www.bluefinsolutions.com/ news/7610/ • Managing Enterprise Agility – Attenda Whitepaper http://www.computerweekly.com/Articles/2009/11/19/ 237712/Managing-Enterprise-Agility-Attenda-Whitepaper.htm • Attenda Rolls Out Cloud-Agile Assured and Secured Services http://www.3par.com/news_events/20091007.
Html • Attenda manages Regus Global Data Centres Shttp://www.best-web-hosting-services.com/hostingservices/2009/05/webhostingnews/568 • Fleurop AG Signs with Attenda for Managed Web Hosting http://www.tophosts.com/articles/010733.html • Food Standards Agency Embraces Attenda Cloud Services for its Business Critical Websites http://www.
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