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Blue Chip Movember 2011

It will soon be Movember, the month formerly known as November, now dedicated to growing moustaches and raising awareness and funds for mens’ health; specifically prostate and testicular cancer. A group of 19 courageous Blue Chip staff members will be donating their top lips to the cause for 30 days in an effort to help change...
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3 ways to prevent system outages from becoming big news

System outages are more than a problem for organisations today.  Recently they have become big news stories.  Recent issues with the following organisations’ infrastructures have become news stories across the internet almost as quickly as the problems have been spotted by the company themselves.  Microsoft (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-14851455) Blackberry (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-15243892) BT (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-15154020) Sony (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-15273175) Although the speed...
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data centre

Putting all your eggs in one basket, where is your backup?

I read with interest an article regarding the loss of service for Blackberry users and the associated comments, it’s highlighted another risk area for businesses that rely on technology such as the Blackberry for staff working around the globe. Like the iPhone, it is a fantastic tool for allowing people access to emails where they cannot use...
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Blue Chip London to Paris Bike Ride 2012

In aid of the Blue Chip company charity Keech Hospice (The Pasque Group), which is based in Luton and are a hospice for terminally ill children, a group of Blue Chip employees is planning a London to Paris Bike Ride for the summer of 2012. http://www.keech.org.uk/ The plan is to depart on Wednesday 18th July,...
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Carl Breeze celebrates

Double Brands GP win moves Blue-Chip-sponsored Carl Breeze to top of standings

Blue Chip’s sponsored racing driver, King’s Lynn race ace Carl Breeze, moved back to the top of the Michelin Ginetta GT Supercup points table and will go into the final rounds leading the championship standings after securing two victories and another top-five finish at a sun-bathed Brands Hatch Grand Prix Circuit last weekend. Qualifying on pole...
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water supply

No water! Is this considered a disaster?

This week many companies in Bedford and the surrounding areas were hit by a mains water problem, resulting in a loss of pressure and ultimately no water into their premises. So what is the impact of such an incident? Sudden loss of toilet and washing facilities, the incapacity to provide a fresh water supply for...
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Carl Breeze at Rockingham

Blue-Chip-sponsored Carl Breeze within 5 points of Michelin Ginetta, GT Supercup leader

Rockingham presented the stage for two Michelin Ginetta GT Supercup races, both of which had mixed results for Blue-Chip-sponsored Carl Breeze. Qualifying on pole position for the first race, Breeze had a slow start and lost his lead. After retaking the lead on the second lap, Breeze took the chequered flag and sealed the fastest lap...
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Blue Chip Charity Golf Day for Keech Cottage 2011

Blue Chip Golf Day – Breadsall Priory

Blue Chip’s second charity golf event of the year took place at Breadsall Priory Golf Club near Derby. The event saw players attending from a wide variety of companies who we support for Hardware Maintenance, Data Availability and Managed Hosting. We are pleased to announce that this golf event was our most successful in terms of...
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The Telegraph 1000

Blue Chip named in the Telegraph’s Britain’s Brightest Businesses feature

The Telegraph has recently published its list of 1,000 mid-sized companies in the UK that have “weathered the economic storm and are set to be the foundation of the UK’s recovery” and we are delighted to announce that Blue Chip feature on the list. The report identifies the businesses across multiple industries with sales between...
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high availability

A review of High Availability/Disaster Recovery solutions, does one solution fit all of your needs?

One of the most important parts of an IT environment is availability of service to the end-user. When problems occur, the ability to restore service to a working state can be achieved in many different ways. Most IT professionals will know a lot of the different methods of data/service protection but with the Backup/High Availability market...
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