Sigma Technology Solutions

With cloud being a prime recast factor for everything related to information storage, businesses might contemplate the relevance of investing in data storage platforms. Yet in today's IT environment, storage vendors need to be more relevant than ever as businesses depend on data. In such a scenario, companies like NetApp continues to build improved platforms and create new technologies that help businesses go further and faster.

“For enterprise clients needing a technology partner that easily transitions from the strategy of the executive suite to the operations of the data center, Sigma Solutions today is one of the solutions integrator of choice,” begins Scott Gruendler, CEO, Sigma Solutions. The firm offers an amalgamation of business acumen and technical expertise to help large enterprises align their IT operations and management functions with their organizational objectives.

Create a single, efficient data center and gain the agility to implement transparent data mobility

Being a NetApp Partner it offers all NetApp products and solutions including their innovative, converged infrastructure offering, Flexpod which is a revolutionary data center solution jointly created by NetApp, Cisco and VMware. Sigma's skilled team of resources supports and enhances customer's experience when implementing a NetApp solution. The company also has a dedicated Competency Center Manager for NetApp who focuses on channel navigation, dispute resolution, education and enablement, and vendor and distributor relations to help deliver a positive customer experience.

Sigma Solutions, in conjunction with NetApp, creates an ideal virtualized environment, which is faster and reliable. In addition to providing service support offerings tailored to bear IT needs, Sigma and NetApp delivers the business insight, experience and industry expertise. As a Platinum Business Partner, Sigma Solutions delivers the business acumen and technical expertise to optimize a client’s infrastructure.
“Through our proven C.I.O. (Consult, Implement, Operate) delivery methodology, we can help customers deploy our joint Sigma and NetApp solutions for Storage Virtualization, Business Continuity and our cloud solutions,” elucidates Gruendler. For Storage Virtualization, Sigma simultaneously runs mixed applications in a shared, virtual environment while ensuring service levels for increased demand. “Create a single, efficient data center and gain the agility to implement transparent data mobility,” says Gruendler. Pertaining to Business Continuity, the firm operates with a converged infrastructure that enables anytime/ anywhere collaboration without disruption. The firm’s enterprise-level security and tactical strategies ensure constant availability for both applications and data.

The cloud solutions provided by the firm make the shift to a private, public, or hybrid cloud to increase business innovation and decrease time to market.

“Sigma has a full team of professionals to support our customers with their NetApp solutions,” says Gruendler. These consist of field sales representatives, pre-sales technical resources, post-sales technical resources and a dedicated competency center manager. Sigma has also achieved NetApp certifications like Data Management, Flexpod, Cluster Mode Partner, Installation and Implementation Engineers, Synergy advanced storage design studio access.

Sigma’s service offerings for the NetApp community also includes assessment and scoping services, which includes assessment, design and workshop services for datacenter virtualization, end user computing, and cloud. The firm also offers Implementation Services, which includes Integration, testing and execution of virtualized environments. The firm also through its Lifecycle Services provides Managed services for 24x7 monitoring, remote engineering and support, proactive maintenance and ongoing management in a predictable, monthly flat-rate cost structure.

The road ahead for Sigma Solutions is constant innovation and increased partnership with various large enterprises that will assist them in staying in line with their vision of providing new and improved data storage solutions.

Sigma Technology Solutions

San Antonio, TX

Scott Gruendler, CEO

Assists customers to easily transit from strategy to data center operations.