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Our Services

Over three decades ago, Blue Chip began by delivering hardware maintenance on IBM systems and technology. Now we offer much more than a typical Managed Service Provider, supplying world-class infrastructure solutions to and having expanded our maintenance portfolio to cover many other manufacturers. We adhere to the highest levels of security and compliance from our Tier III and Tier IV by design data centres to deliver agile cloud environments. Our strong reputation comes from placing the customer at the heart of our service.

Creating a secure, safe and risk free environment for businesses to thrive.

Supporting businesses with hardware and software solutions.

A market leader in data centre hardware maintenance.

Inside Blue Chip

News from our world and how it might affect yours.
sustainable data centre

The definition of a sustainable data centre

Environmental concerns have come to the forefront of conversation over the past few years as climate change becomes an ever more tangible threat. The idea of a sustainable data centre sounds like an oxymoron at first, as IT infrastructure and networking is, after all, run on equipment that needs to be powered 24/7. However, it...
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Are you an Independent Software Vendor? Increase revenue and client retention with Blue Chip Cloud adoption

Your customers are the lifeblood of your organisation, they provide the revenue that allows you to continually develop your applications and provide ongoing software support. They provide the marketing funds that are used to advertise your product and pay your executives. They are, in a nutshell, the whole reason you exist, and so you listen...
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third party IBM software maintenance

Cost savings through third party IBM software maintenance

Contrary to the title of this blog, it is not about the cost savings achieved from third party IBM software maintenance. We’ll be stressing the importance of choosing the right requirement with the right service and maximising your value for money in the process. You are probably already aware you pay an awful lot for...
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Server maintenance strategy for banking and financial institutions

One of the frequent questions I get asked by my clients is what to do about the balance of on-premises and cloud or managed service compute. The answer varies of course with each client, but one area remains the constant throughout, what to do with legacy technology. The term itself refers to technology (both software...
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A guide to IT service providers

Managed IT services involve the outsourcing of infrastructure and/or software tasks to a third party to manage remotely. The Managed Services Provider (MSP) may provide the platform or the infrastructure but most importantly, they provide a fully managed service back to the customer. The responsibility that lies with the MSP is of the utmost importance...
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continuing IBM OS after end of support

Continuing IBM OS after end of support

Any business looking for end of support options for IBM’s AIX or IBM i can rely on us, the UK’s leaders in third party software maintenance. We’ve gained an outstanding reputation in supporting IBM Power Systems and we’ve helped many businesses continue using their infrastructure after their operating system (OS) has gone End Of Life...
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