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The IT market place is a constantly evolving environment, with the rapid introduction of new products, services and solutions.  Blue Chip have developed a number of solutions in line with these changes, delivering On Demand services for Servers, Storage and Disaster Recovery.  As one of the first providers of IaaS on the iSeries platform, we are currently providing secure private clou

The Business Risks and Benefits of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

The subject of BYOD appears to have broken down the traditional barrier of interest that prevents IT related stories from permeating into the mainstream media.

Blue Chip’s Tier 4 Data Centre recently played host to a visit from Dave Hodgson, the Mayor of Bedford, as part of a look at the positive impact of successful business and investment in the local area despite the contrasting messages in the media about the state of the economy.

IBM® Diversify into Social Media but what will this mean for their traditional markets?

IBM recently announced their new venture into Social Media analytics in an effort to capitalise on the growth of companies such as Facebook and Twitter. Their new analytics appliance for retailers allows them to sift through "petabytes of big data including consumer sales data and online shopping trends to help retailers gain actionable insight on buying patterns."

Announcing the Release of iAM v7, Blue Chip Systems Management Solution

Blue Chip today announced the latest version of its highly anticipated Systems Management Solution; iAM  v7 -   Itheon Availability Manager – “The Next Generation v7” .

Fundamental Questions to ask about IaaS

What is IaaS? It’s a straight forward question which should have a straightforward answer. However, with each provider of Infrastructure as a Service offering a slightly different answer finding a true definition can be tricky for those looking into the service.

Cloud Computing: Revolution or Evolution?

I have jokingly said on many occasions that I have banned myself from using the C word (Cloud just in case that was unclear from the title).

Double Brands GP Win Moves Blue Chip Sponsored Breeze to Top of Standings

Blue Chip sponsored racing driver, King’s Lynnrace 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.

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.