|Customer: A recognized world leader in the development and manufacturing of abrasion resistant coatings.||Profile: Manufactures abrasion resistant coatings that add premium performance, appearance, and durability to eyewear, sunglasses, safety lenses, automotive and aerospace products, electronic devices, and other custom applications.|
Services: IT Strategy and Planning
|Size: 201-500 employees|
|Region: Irvine, CA|
The client is a world leader in the development and manufacturing of proprietary, high-performance coating systems. It manufactures high-performance abrasion resistant hardcoats, ophthalmic grade coatings, and anti-fog and anti-frost coatings.
As the client started growing, maintaining IT infrastructure and supporting new technology initiatives in-house became difficult with just a handful of employees specialized in IT-related tasks. The client was, therefore, on the lookout for a Managed IT Services Partner that could provide IT Strategy and Planning Services to help them adapt to a hyper-competitive market, stay on top of trends, and fuel growth.
The client partnered with Synoptek to manage their IT infrastructure needs — round-the-clock. As the client’s existing infrastructure began to limit its ability to innovate and secure data, Synoptek offered IT Strategy and Planning Services on which the client’s growing business could be built.
Solution and Approach
Given the growing IT demands of the client, Synoptek delivered an array of IT Strategy and Planning Services:
Existing IT Environment Assessment
IT Organization Design
Technology Roadmap and Recommendations
After client’s approval, Synoptek implemented all the recommended IT services including replacement of core switching and network equipment, modernizing legacy applications, improving security posture, deploying redundant firewall appliances, and O365 migration.
In addition, Synoptek provided a robust backup and disaster recovery solution across multiple locations. Synoptek also enabled device management and server administration for ongoing server management and monitoring. Following steps were undertaken:
With Synoptek’s comprehensive IT Strategy and Planning Services, the client could build a secure, reliable, and scalable IT environment without increasing IT administration overhead. Synoptek enabled the client to: