Category Archives: Managed Service

ITogether first UK Check Point partner to launch managed services powered by Check Point MDSM (Multi Domain Site Management)

Tweet Following on from our announcement in 2015 that ITogether were the first partner in the UK to offer ‘leasing options for Check Point hardware and software’ ITogether are today announcing another first to market. After significant investment in infrastructure and software and training and whilst working closely with Check Point ITogether are now able to offer Check Point managed…

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ITogether launches their own Cloud backup service powered by Veam and Cisco

Tweet ITogether are pleased to announce that their newly built cloud backup environment is now launched to new customers and ITogether managed services customers. The solution is currently provided from two ITogether datacenters with inter-site replication. A third and fourth is in planning stages. Customers are able to backup virtual machines, physical hosts and mobile devices. The cost is based…

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MDSM Multi-Domain Security Management Provider-1 and Check Point Managed Services in the UK

Tweet ITogether are one of the few (we are fairly positive the only !) Check Point Partner in the United Kingdom offering Check Point Multi-Domain Security Management (AKA MDSM or Provider-1) What is Check Point MDSM ? A rarely promoted product in the UK, but one that has it’s roots in a product formally called Provider-1. Check Point produced a ‘service…

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Why implement an Internet BGP solution for an organisation ?

Tweet Why implement an Internet BGP solution for an organisation ? The simple answer to this is redundancy and resiliency. When an organisation can not afford to have Internet connectivity or their hosting environment down they have only one option. BGP. BGP is the routing protocol that runs the Internet. It is a routing system that announces new networks to…

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Akamai Prolexic compared to Radware for DDOS

Tweet I thought it might be useful to put some information together to compare Akamai and Radware. Akamai is all about depth, breadth, and years of experience in the Internet landscape. This is the primary reason I selected ITogether to sell their service over Arbor (they came a close second and Arbor have very good heritage in the market) Organisations…

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Meraki MC74 Hosted PBX

Tweet New announcement from Meraki this week meant ‘ooos’ and ‘aahhhs’ in the ITogether office this week. We like the clean lines and Apple esque visuals. Well done Meraki. We can confirm as soon as the UK product is available we will be installing it in production. Our Cisco CME is due an upgrade…  

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Manufactured Yorkshire MY16 – 11th May 2016 – Check Point and Bluecoat Seminar – Turbo Charge Your Internet Connectivity & Security

Tweet This is a 30 minute session filmed at MY16. It is rare to get Check Point and Bluecoat on the same platform. Well worth watching. (The green tinge colour was the actual colour inside the bubble/bouncy castle – it isn’t our camera !) Mark and Hywel were great ! I have to say a special thank you to them…

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Why should I deploy a BT RA02 Service for Resiliency and why is it regarded as being the best for WAN links ?

Tweet Resiliency at every point. This is a premium BT product ITogether can use for WAN connectivity. Other carriers can sell this product, but it is provided over the BT national network. The RA02 offers… Dual router Dual NTE Dual Fibre Dual Routes Dual Exchanges Dual National Paths Dual Termination Datacentres Dual Path into MPLS Cloud/Internet Break Out BT RA02…

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Moves…yes we have done a few now !

Tweet In Summer of 2005 we started our business. In the Autumn we formally started. Looking back over the last ten years we have done quite a few ‘moves’ in the last decade. Our first was Network Marketing, we moved them from two offices into one. Around 20 staff at the time. Our second was ‘Mediavest’ now called ‘Carat’. We…

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We are 10 (in 2 days)!

Tweet It’s finally here, on Sunday (the 29th) we turn 10!! That’s 10 years we have been giving our customers amazing IT services from our base in Leeds. Our first customers back in 2005 included people such as: Network Marketing Arcadia Primecare Each of these customers played a huge role in the development of the business. ITogether started with only…

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