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  • A world of support

    A world of support

    Life IT specialises in support and consultancy for our customers' entire IT environments, no matter what the platform, applications and business objectives - providing a unified solution to tackle complex system requirements.

    Our flexible support contracts offer far more than the standard insurance provided through legacy maintenance agreements. Life IT customers are assured of the highest levels of availability for any eventuality, with our proactive approach to maximising system uptime.

    This unified solution saves our customers a significant amount of time and budget, with just one contract providing them with a whole world of support.

  • Support

    Support

    Life IT specialises in support for IBM POWER, IBM Lotus Domino and Microsoft environments. We provide any combination of application, operational and technical support, no matter how current your environment is and no matter how long support is projected for. We tackle complex systems where a combination of requirements would normally mean that more than one party is required.

  • Domino

    Domino

    Life IT provides a full range of Lotus Notes and Domino services, from administration and implementation through to application development and support.

    IBM Domino products provide a multi-platform foundation for collaboration and e-business, driving solutions from mail and instant messaging through to CRM and web based transactions.

  • System i

    System i

    IBM System i (formerly iSeries & AS/400) is one of the most flexible servers on the market today.

    As an IBM Premier Business Partner, Life IT have a powerful range of solutions and services, which enhance this flexibility to ensure your systems security and ensure high availability.

  • Development

    Development

    If, like many of our clients, you operate in a dynamic environment then you need a business partner who can update and modify your applications to meet your changing needs. We recognise that few organisations have a single development toolset. We offer our clients the widest range of skills and support including IBM, Microsoft and Java technologies.

    Whatever technologies you use we can get disparate systems talking to each other, better connect you with your customers and suppliers, reduce administration overheads and streamline processes.

Monthly Archives: February 2015

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Feb

Life IT Provides System i Support and more…

System i is a well-known and widely used IBM system found in businesses worldwide. Whilst it is renowned for reliability there are always those times when things could be working more efficiently for your business or upgrading to keep up-to-date with IBM or integrating with your other in-house systems. Life IT (www.lifeit.co.uk) are on hand for all these services and more besides.

One IT engineer fits all!

With many years’ experience and a team of technicians who just love the challenges of integrating and improving the efficiency of systems within a variety of environments, Life IT are well equipped to support your IT requirements. Whilst we are specialists in the support of System i, at Life IT our services go beyond IBM technology. Our range of skills and depth of knowledge and experience allows us to support all your IT platforms, applications and hardware, so you only have to contact one IT engineer to help you with all your IT questions.

Choosing your level of System i support

At Life IT we recognise that different operations require a variable amount of IT support, depending on the demand on IT within the company, the level of your in-house IT and the complexity of your set up. That is why we have devised a selection of support packages for you to choose from. You can select ‘Technical Support’ for basic support during office hours, or we also offer ‘enhanced contracts’ and ‘systems down’ support which give you peace of mind by providing round the clock availability. Our engineers will provide advice over the phone, by email or remote dial in or obviously visit your site if required.

Life IT also offer a fixed price annual support contract enabling your company to outsource all System i Support or alternatively we can work in tandem with your own IT team.

Call off contracts offer maximum flexibility, but whatever your requirements we can provide you with a support service and contract to suit your specific IT systems and demands.

Of course Life IT can also assist with any system upgrades, but if you are running a legacy system we will support that too until the time is right for your business to move onto the next version.

To discuss your particular IT system support requirements please contact us on 01625 547979 or you can email us info@lifeit.co.uk and we will be able to advise you on the best package to suit your business operation.

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Published Date: 16th February 2015
Category: General, IBM
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16 
Feb

Life IT – AS400 programming for reporting and data translation

Many companies across the UK use a variety of IBM technology to support their business on an operational and developmental level. Often the data collected and stored by IBM systems is key to the analysis and reporting of operations and sales. However, how many organisations actually get the best out of their AS400 systems? At Life IT (www.lifeit.co.uk) we believe in maximising the potential of all your IT capability to ensure you have the information you need at your fingertips to run your business at the highest level.

Life IT not only supports your business we help develop IT…

The technicians at Life IT make it their business to understand your business so they can facilitate the jobs of your employees, which inevitably results in greater job satisfaction and ultimately improved customer satisfaction. By comprehending the intricate structure and operation of your AS400 system within your organisation, we can provide solutions to make your operation work smoother and more efficiently, as demonstrated by many of our previous customers…

“Without the professional and expert support of Life IT, we wouldn’t have had the quality product we now have.”

“An instant reduction in ‘distress calls’ to the sales office as our sales managers can easily access customer data off line wherever they are and we’ve had positive feedback all round about the ability to update instantly on the road”

“The team ensured that they had a complete understanding of what we wanted our IT system to achieve, and was then able to deliver this through a professional, flexible service”

“As a business that handles thousands of transactions a day from 12 different own brand or white label websites it was vital that the whole process was seamless and on deadline”

Our life is IT and we love to rise to a new challenge

So you can see that no matter what your business focus, Life IT can help improve communication, transfer of information, data translation, reporting and more besides. Working with a variety of blue chip and medium sized companies throughout the UK we have the expertise and technical knowhow to be able to support your IT and take your AS400 functionality to the next level. Writing applications to extend your existing systems is our strength and we take pride in creating the best solutions for your business.

For more information you can look at our website – www.lifeit.co.uk or contact us and speak to one of our trained and experienced technicians on 01625 547979. Or alternatively you can email us describing your requirements at info@lifeit.co.uk.

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Published Date: 16th February 2015
Category: General, IBM
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