What is Cloud Computing?
Cloud Computing is a metaphor for the Internet, and describes the way information technology (IT) is accessed. It is another way of saying that your applications are hosted at a separate IT facility-such as a data center- remotely accessible via a secure Internet connection.
What can Advance2000 Cloud Services and The Mendicant Architect do for your business?
Advance2000 is an early adopter and a leading provider of Private Cloud Computing solutions. As a service provider for for businesses all over the country, the Mendicant Architect has seen the value of Cloud Computing through Advance2000’s services and desires to share these experiences and benefits with you. Our experience together, paired with our state-of-the-art data center, allows our customers to take advantage of this service and dramatically improve their business agility, mitigate risk and reduce costs. We have a proven track record with our Cloud Computing services, with over 1,000 workstations currently “in the cloud.”
What can the Advance2000 Cloud 2.0 and The Mendicant Architect do specifically for Architectural, Engineering, and Construction firms?
The Cloud from Advance2000 provides a high performance solution for your graphical work stations. The increased speed, as compared to traditional cloud computing, allows the you to increase productivity and better utilize valuable resources, including sharing models from various locations. The collaborative nature of the cloud, with this next generation computing model, improves cooperation between designers, architects, contractors, and quality control personnel. Our experience providing private cloud service to the AEC market has led us to evolve and grow the Advance2000 Cloud 2.0 to better serve your needs. As an Licensed Architect and BIM Advocate, Evangelist, and Evolutionist for over a decade, the Mendicant Architect can help you choose the proper system that fits your business needs and allows you the growth and flexibility you need.
What sets the Advance2000 Cloud 2.0 apart?
Our service levels, support and 99% customer satisfaction rating. We provide 24/7/365 support, guaranteed system up-time, two-factor bio-metrically secured facilities, and data retention which adheres to compliancy required by business. We provide all the benefits of Cloud Computing without forfeiting critical business functions. Teamed with the Mendicant Architect, your business will reach new heights and experience the business success and efficiencies only available ith the Cloud through Advance2000.
Your productivity. Optimized.
Founded in 1991, Advance2000 is a full-service IT Engineering Firm offering customized data solutions, integrated communications solutions and Cloud Computing services to increase your efficiency and productivity.
With nine offices throughout the U.S. and Canada, Advance2000 has provided IT solutions to the architectural, legal, healthcare and manufacturing industries as well as educational and governmental organizations. Our skilled professionals support your company’s IT team with our four-step process:
- Strategic IT Audit
- Architectural Design
The Advance2000 Difference
We have the expertise, proven methodologies and tools to plan, deploy, optimize and manage complex multi-vendor infrastructures, supporting your business goals while reducing capital investments. To sum up the Advance2000 difference:
- People. Our dedicated, highly-trained engineering staff hold certifications from Microsoft, Alcatel-Lucent, HP, Citrix, Novell, Cisco, Sonicwall, and many more.
- Turn-key Solutions. A single point of contact for all of your IT needs.
- State-of-the-Art Data Center. Hosted and managed solutions in a secure,
redundant facility owned and operated by Advance2000.
- Commitment. We strive to optimize our clients’ infrastructures, offer solutions for high performance and deliver increased productivity.
- Strong Partners. Key strategic partnerships with leading technology com panies including: HP, Microsoft, Alcatel-Lucent, VMware and many more.
We service over 3,000 customers nationwide. Our proven process delivers measurable results, along with 99% end-user satisfaction.
Why did The Mendicant Architect Partner with Advance2000?
As a provider of various services in the AEC market since 2006 and a practicing Architect, Plumbing Designer, and CAD/BIM Manager since 1995, our industry consistently strives to increase the speed of communication between all partners. While this is not unique to the AEC industry, experience shows many businesses, especially in the AEC industry, are looking for a solution to solve the multi-office and mobility issues we face as a society today. With all of the other benefits Cloud Computing Offers, Advance2000 provides truly the best one-stop cost-effective solution for most firms. Additionally, Cloud Computing with Advance2000 and The Mendicant Architect solves the business needs of both today and tomorrow and prepares a business for the future needs as out industry evolves.
I have attached a Powerpoint Video from Chris France, the CIO of Advance2000, if you are curious and would like more information. YouTube Video Explanation of Advance2000:
Thanks for the opportunity to earn your business!