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Ascent Technology helps Bidfood SA migrate to Microsoft Azure

Ascent Technology helps Bidfood SA migrate to Microsoft Azure

When Bidfood SA chose to modernise and migrate its data platform to Microsoft Azure, it turned to Ascent Technology for help. In a world that is digitally transforming, it is more vital than ever to an organisation’s success to utilise the latest platforms to drive...

Ascent Technology helps migrate Phumelela Gaming to Azure

A Windows Server and SQL Server consolidation, optimisation and migration to Microsoft Azure enables the company to reduce costs, modernise its data platform and boost its innovation capabilities. As an operator running two distinct betting businesses, Phumelela...

Ascent helps migrate Compatible Automotive to Azure

Microsoft Azure Data Platform Services not only boosts the company’s DR facilities, it also helps them deliver value-added services and innovative strategic solutions to its customers. In a digitising world, it comes as no surprise to learn that Compatible Automotive...

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Prepare for SQL Server 2012 End of Support

Prepare for SQL Server 2012 End of Support

On July 12, 2022, support for SQL Server 2012 will end. That means the end of regular security updates. Don't let your infrastructure and applications go unprotected. We're here to help you migrate to current versions for greater security, performance and innovation....

Prepare for Windows Server 2012 End of Support

On October 10, 2023, support for Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 will end. That means the end of regular security updates. Don't let your infrastructure and applications go unprotected. We're here to help you migrate to current versions for greater security,...

Database Administration and Support Service from Ascent Technology

Economic volatility is driving a greater number of organisations to consider cost cutting measures and to implement consolidation procedures. This situation is further compounded by the growing skills shortage that makes it more difficult for businesses to acquire and...

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Microsoft Data and Analytics Partner of the Year Finalist

Microsoft Data and Analytics Partner of the Year Finalist

Ascent Technology continues it’s strong showing in the Microsoft Partner of the Year awards, as a finalist in the Data and Analytics Partner of the Year award. Finalist Data and Analytics Partner of the Year   "It is always gratifying to be recognised by...

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Advanced Azure Data Platform Workload online Workshops

Microsoft and Ascent Technology invite you to a deep-dive, interactive exploration of how to migrate apps & databases to Azure. We are hosting one-day online workshops covering everything from whiteboarding migration strategies to hands-on experiences with data...

FROM THE DESK OF THE MD

From the Desk of the MD – January 2019

From the Desk of the MD – January 2019

The start of another year inevitably brings with it the promise of change, and in wishing all our clients a happy New Year, we would like to suggest that 2019 is going to be a year of considerable and exciting change. After all, not only do we have what are sure to be...

ABOUT ASCENT TECHNOLOGY

There is an overall recognition by organisations that substantial bottom line benefits can be gained by focusing on their core businesses and Co/Outsourcing non-core business processes. Ascent Technology is carving a growing niche for itself by applying high-level skills and expertise on its clients’ behalf in the Enterprise Database Management arena.
The company has been around since 2003 and has built an outstanding reputation for it’s expert knowledge and delivery. Both Microsoft and Oracle rate Ascent Technology in the top select handful of organisations in the Enterprise Database Management area of specialisation. Our team of 40+ permanent, highly skilled Database Administrators and Consultants bring many years of experience to the table. In addition, as they interact across a range of different sites, their level of experience continues to rise, adding further value to clients.

The company has been around since 2003 and has built an outstanding reputation for its expert knowledge and delivery.

We foster a heterogeneous Database Technology and Services strategy. Our expertise covers a comprehensive range of Database Technologies – including Microsoft Azure SQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle Database, MySQL, MariaDB, MongoDB, Azure Cosmos DB, PostgreSQL, EnterpriseDB and Amazon RDS. This means that focus is always on service and suitability rather than on product.

The Ascent Technology services are structured to allow clients the flexibility to choose the engagement model which suits their needs.

The Ascent Technology services are structured to allow clients the flexibility to choose the engagement model, which suits their needs. It is this flexibility and adaptability, which enables us to pay attention to clients’ requirements to an extraordinary degree, while our specialised expertise enables us to service and support complex mixed Database Technology and VLDB environments if so required.
This Flexibility and our simple mantra of Cheaper and Better has led to the adoption of Ascent Technology as the preferred Enterprise Database Management Services partner and trusted advisor by an impressive number of small, medium and large enterprises. These enterprises are cross sector and have environments ranging from single to 700+ Database Servers across the Middle East and Africa.

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