CDS is a specialist provider of enterprise
level data center system expertise, maintenance and support
Our comprehensive global service operates 24x365 to keep your mission critical data systems in peak condition.
Vendor trained and certified specialists
CDS is uniquely positioned to be able to deliver vendor neutral data center support services, delivered by dedicated and experienced level 3 engineers.
Worldwide collaborative support model
CDS has a range of service contracts to align with your objectives, from parts only through to 24x365 with super fast turnaround.
Industry leading diagnostic toolset RAYTRIX ™
The RAYTRIX toolset allows the CDS team to deliver predictive, preventative services to maximise uptime across the StorageTek and EMC ranges including VMAX.
Global parts and logistics network
We maintain a comprehensive inventory of OEM-approved parts and operate a global delivery network to ensure replacements are available in a little as 2 hours.
Providing freedom and flexibility
Extend the life of your off warranty hardware with confidence and realize significant savings which can be used to fund other corporate initiatives.
Unparalleled customer support
CDS is one of the largest and most respected independent hardware maintenance and support providers worldwide. Our primary objective is to maintain a high level of customer satisfaction.
The right parts in the right place at the right time with the right skills
With a worldwide intelligent logistics system in place, CDS is your ultimate partner for spare parts provision. Partnering with CDS gives you a single point of contact for all regional, national and global spare parts requirements. Our engineers and parts will both arrive on site ready for instant installation.
Do you really need to upgrade to Flash Storage?
The promise of faster I/O performance makes flash storage an easy sell, particularly as the gains in productivity have a genuine cost benefit attached.
LTO6 : There’s Life in the Old Dog Yet!
As hard disk drives have got larger and cheaper, many industry analysts expected tape drives to disappear into obscurity.
Understanding NetApp’s All-Flash Solutions
Last week the CDS blog discussed the disappointing sales of NetApp enterprise storage solutions last year, when OEM revenue fell by an alarming 22%.