The growing number of threats to databases and unauthorised access to the data within, is clearly creating on-going headaches for CIOs. Solving these headaches may not be easy, but by asking the right questions, CIOs can begin to overcome their Database Security and...
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...
On July 12, 2022, support for SQL Server 2012 ended. 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....
AWARDS AND ACCOLADES
Ascent Technology continues its 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 Microsoft as one...
SQL Server 2022 is the most Azure-enabled release yet, with continued performance, security, and availability innovation. SQL Server, enabled by Azure Arc, extends Azure services on-premises, and manages your SQL Server estate from the Azure portal for a more unified...
FROM THE DESK OF THE MD
In wishing all our clients a happy New Year, it is worth noting that 2018 is already shaping up to be another year of change. We are seeing distinct shifts in the international arena, while at the same time, our local political sphere has also witnessed significant...
Client Case Studies
CONCO turns to specialist company Ascent Technology for Database Consulting and Administration Services.
Implementing Microsoft Server 2012, Hyper-V3 and SQL Server 2012 leads to cost efficiencies and scalability.
Sun International continues to leverage its long standing partnership with Ascent Technology, most recently in respect of configuring its Microsoft SQL Server environment for its organisation-wide replacement of its legacy gaming system.
Growthpoint Properties outsources Database Administration and Consulting to specialist company Ascent Technology.
Database Server Consolidation leads to reduction in licensing costs, improved availability, scalability, performance and management.
Implementing Microsoft SQL Server 2012 leads to cost efficiencies, improved business processes and innovation.
Computicket has a long and proud history, with the company coming into being in the 1970s, as the first ticketing organisation of its kind in the world.
As the leading independent telco in the country, Vox Telecom is a major player in the voice and data managed services space.
Indwe Risk Services is the largest independent short term insurance brokerage in South Africa, with approximately 30 offices around the country.
With 42 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Tsogo Sun, previously known as Southern Sun is the leading hotel group in Africa.
As the largest mobile operator in Namibia, Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC) is a company that requires enormous amounts of business intelligence (BI) in order to successfully serve its customer base.
TransUnion Auto is fast becoming the standard of vehicle intelligence in South Africa. The only provider of current market values of used vehicles in the country, TransUnion supplies this essential information for the buying and selling of vehicles, as well as operates an online auction portal.
Co-sourcing deal ensures that financial giant obtains best possible benefits from the management of its enterprise Microsoft SQL Server database environment.
Despite the financial services sector processing many transactions electronically today, cash continues to play a major role in business dealings.