Interactive – Network Engineering & Consultancy

PROJECT AND CONSULTANCY SERVICES

The IT consultancy engagement started in April 2011 and continues into 2013. The initial consultancy involved a network audit of Interactive’s internal network, resulting in several changes to improve performance, including the design and deployment of Quality of Service (QoS) network policies.  In September 2012, the engagement resumed with Interactive’s Project Services team, where network expertise was provided in delivering hosted solutions for customers.

Additional engagements include successfully designing and deploying a Cisco wireless solution at Interactive’s HQ in Melbourne, and participation in Interactive Transformation Project, which aims to re-design the internal IT systems and network architecture.

BACKGROUND

Interactive is a leading Australian IT services company with a primary focus on systems availability in the hosting, disaster recovery and cloud computing arena.

Consultel has provided IT expertise and consultancy to Interactive on a part-time basis since April 2011.

SOLUTIONS/SERVICES

The engagements included the following deliverables and services:

  • Network audit of Interactive’s internal network;
  • Design and deployment of a Cisco QoS network solution;
  • Design and deployment of a Cisco wireless network at Interactive’s HQ in Melbourne;
  • Network expertise in projects that deliver hosted solutions for Interactive customers; and

General IT consultancy for Interactive’s Transformation Project.